While we agree that those in the White House have abdicated their role as leaders, we recognize that local leaders are the ones best equipped to enact meaningful and expedient solutions to climate change.
Jason Segedy, director of planning and urban development for Akron, Ohio, notes that the problem with economically distressed areas is not inequality. The problem is poverty. Too many residents are equally poor.
In 2015, the Obama EPA put forward a definition that further expanded Washington’s reach into privately owned lands. They claimed it was in the interest of water quality. But it was really about power.
It might be well over a year before Missourians start getting prescriptions for legal medical marijuana filled. But those with employees should start thinking now about how the workplace will be affected.
Both served in World War II and almost died in combat. They were rivals for the GOP nomination for president in 1980 and 1988. ’88 was particularly challenging: The frontrunners shared some harsh words.
We understand the concerns many have expressed, and we are still endeavoring to learn all that we can from John’s death. But we regrettably believe that much of the criticism is based on misunderstanding.
A few powerful lobbyists and politicians are plotting to undermine the will of the people. They might use lawsuits or deceitful legislative action to gut these desperately needed reforms however they can.
These should not be controversial measures. Unfortunately, the Republican brand is currently so synonymous with anti-voting stances that everyone I have encountered in my two years of anti-Crosscheck advocacy has assumed I’m a Democrat. (I’m not.)
Most of the people helped by her efforts have not been in a position to do too much for her, except perhaps to vote or to volunteer. Fine with her — the point of public service is the “service” part, after all.
Our long-term success as a city depends on our collective ability to develop our future workforce right here in town. Simply put, the business community has an incentive and obligation to champion education.
We veterans have a unique opportunity to remind our fellow citizens that we’re all in this together. It always feels a bit weird to hear, “Thank you for your service”— because I don’t feel I sacrificed that much.
In a world of increased globalization, radicalization and national tensions, it’s clear that the lessons of the Great War endure to this day. The world today is more like the world of 1914 than it has been for the past 104 years.
More than 160,000 American workers have lost their jobs to offshoring since Trump was elected. And offshoring by companies that are supported by our taxpayer dollars, like Harley-Davidson, is skyrocketing.
Virtually all of the 17 Dodge City complaints to the Election Protection Hotline involved Hispanic voters being given provisional ballots. This is the natural outgrowth of the culture Kris Kobach has created.