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E.J. Dionne: In the end, Biden couldn’t give his all to the presidency

Friday, Oct. 23, 2015
Aching ambivalence of Joe Biden

Richard Cohen: Give up tipping? Not just yet

Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015
Danny Meyer, the New York restaurateur, may have started something.

Robert Scheer: Sanders disgracefully sells out to Clinton

Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015
Bernie blew it.

Joe Conason: When will GOP end farcical investigations of Clintons?

Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015
Karl Marx’s wittiest aphorism — his pungent quip is relevant to Hillary Clinton, not Bernie Sanders.

Charles Krauthammer: All that’s left to do now is hand Clinton the crown

Monday, Oct. 19, 2015
Unless she’s indicted, Hillary Clinton will win the Democratic nomination.

GE has done what was expected

Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015
General Electric Co. used polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in the manufacture of electrical equipment in its Hudson Falls/Fort Edward plants beginning in the 1940’s and ending in 1977.

Receivership not the answer to state’s failing schools

Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015
The next big political ploy to be put into place to “reform and improve” the so-called “failing schools” in New York state is to identify schools as failing and then to put them into what is called “receivership.”

George Will: Has economic equality become the moral imperative?

Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015
America is more distant from the New Deal (82 years)

David Harsanyi: Democrat Jim Webb emerges as a true American hero

Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015
Jim Webb: List the enemies that didn’t include any fellow Americans

John Strossel: Offensive speech is essential to freedom

Friday, Oct. 16, 2015
A plurality of Americans now support laws against "hate speech."

E.J. Dionne: Hillary, Bernie and reason prevail at debate

Friday, Oct. 16, 2015
Hillary Clinton: Oh, so that’s why she’s the front-runner.

Robert Scheer: Backing Hillary Clinton requires you to ignore her record

Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015
Go ahead and support Hillary Clinton if having the first female president is the top priority.

Richard Cohen: Refreshing candor doesn’t absolve them of their bigotry

Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015
Why Donald Trump bothered to issue an economic program is beyond me

Mona Charen: How does policy of releasing prisoners make us safer?

Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015
Justice Department will begin releasing 6,000 “nonviolent” inmates from federal prisons

Charles Krauthammer: Another massacre, another charade

Monday, Oct. 12, 2015
There’s the cycle of poverty

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