Our Opinion | November 21, 2014
Obama picked TV audience for address on immigration
There were four distinct audience groups Thursday night when President Barack Obama delivered a prime-time address about immigration policy and his go-it-along program to reform it.
Our Opinion | November 20, 2014
It’s reasonable to consider county staff cuts altogether
Maybe it’s because we’re in the midst of budget season; maybe we’re just impatient. But there’s merit in Butler County Controller Ben Holland’s contention that a county staff-cutting plan to adjust for the sale of the Sunnyview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center should be comprehensive.
Our Opinion | November 17, 2014
Climate deal demands little from China, much from U.S.
The U.S.-China carbon emissions deal announced last week in Beijing has been hailed by President Barack Obama as landmark.
Our Opinion | November 15, 2014
Cheers & Jeers ...
Cheers to Gov.-elect Tom Wolf for setting the right tone by requiring his transition team to abide by a strict no-gifts policy. Wolf spokesman Jeffrey Sheridan says the “just say no, thank you” rule will extend to the entire executive branch of state government under the new governor.