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Jayne: Perez ties up issue’s loose end

December 25, 2022, 6:02am Columns

Weeks before she is sworn into office, congresswoman-to-be Marie Gluesenkamp Perez has her first legislative victory — sort of. Read story

Schmidt: Wish list: Competitive elections

December 25, 2022, 6:01am Columns

All I want for Christmas are … competitive elections. Here is my political wish list for Santa that might just help make that happen. And unlike my real wish list, I am not holding my breath that any of these will appear under my tree during 2023. Read story

Other Papers Say: Balance needed in zoning laws

December 25, 2022, 6:01am Columns

Cities across the state are currently updating their comprehensive plans, determining where and how housing, transportation and infrastructure will be built. Read story

Schram: This holiday season, let’s give a MAGA gift to our friends

December 24, 2022, 6:01am Columns

This holiday season, let’s try to bring a little comfort and joy to our close friends who are feeling disheartened and disillusioned. They realize now that they have been repeatedly disappointed by someone they truly trusted for years. Read story

Sanchez: Words matter in abortion debate

December 23, 2022, 6:01am Columns

‘A person’s a person, no matter how small.” Read story

McManus: Democracy is looking healthier

December 22, 2022, 6:01am Columns

More than a decade ago, scholars began pointing to a troubling global trend: a “democratic recession.” Dozens of countries were drifting away from democracy toward authoritarianism. Read story

Harrop: DeSantis passes the Kool-Aid

December 21, 2022, 6:03am Columns

Ron DeSantis has earned some recent notoriety for casting doubt on the COVID-19 vaccines and attacking the experts who happen to know about them. Read story

Crisp: English teacher faces ChatGPT

December 20, 2022, 6:01am Columns

Several weeks ago the artificial intelligence company OpenAI released ChatGPT, a language model software that aspires to the Holy Grail of interaction between humans and their computers: the ability to have a “conversation.” Read story

Leubsdorf: Has Trump finally gone too far?

December 19, 2022, 6:01am Columns

Ever since Donald Trump emerged on the political scene, pundits have predicted his imminent demise. Read story

Westneat: State GOP fights for its life

December 19, 2022, 6:01am Columns

At first blush, the Washington political landscape seems little changed after the recent elections. We were blue before, and we still are now — and about the same hue. Read story