Opinion Columns & Blogs

Opinion Columns & Blogs

Better late than never? Who says so?

If anyone in my family was to be late, they had better be incarcerated, dead or pregnant. Being late was not acceptable and improper for anyone in my limited world. So to make life challenging, I married into a family that didn’t agree with this rule of etiquette.

Mary Sanchez

Hillary Clinton to Donald Trump: Game on!

The contenders are formally set for the 2016 presidential election: Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump. Their vast differences in political experience, knowledge of global affairs and the U.S. economy — not to mention personal maturity — make Clinton the easy choice at the polls.

Yael T. Abouhalkah

Kansas countdown, T-minus 5 days: Cash can help GOP moderates weaken Sam Brownback

Fresh evidence is arriving daily that the battle for control of the Kansas Legislature among Republicans has ramped up to full-scale war as next Tuesday’s all important primaries loom. The topic that deserves more attention today focuses on money: Are moderates getting enough financial support to help them make the case that voters need to stop Gov. Sam Brownback from further damaging the state’s economy?

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Yael T. Abouhalkah has an order: Visit the Kansas City Zoo

Yael says to go see some animals. Soon.
abouhalkah@kcstar.com
Yael T. Abouhalkah has an order: Visit the Kansas City Zoo 0:47

Yael T. Abouhalkah has an order: Visit the Kansas City Zoo

Yael Abouhalkah: Kansas kids are more important than reckless tax cuts 1:26

Yael Abouhalkah: Kansas kids are more important than reckless tax cuts

Yael T. Abouhalkah: How to keep the Kansas schools open 0:58

Yael T. Abouhalkah: How to keep the Kansas schools open

Yael T. Abouhalkah points a real gun at you and pulls the trigger 1:05

Yael T. Abouhalkah points a real gun at you and pulls the trigger