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EDITORIAL: Republican elites want to ignore immigration
WashingtonTimes.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:50:05 -0400

The debate, such as it is, over illegal immigration gets curiouser and curiouser, and more confusing. Donald Trump provided the gotcha! moment, with a statement off the top of his head damning the quality of Mexican immigrants.

To the consternation of just about everybody, Mr. Trump nevertheless continues to fly ...

EDITORIAL: Who could replace Hillary Clinton as Democratic candidate?
WashingtonTimes.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:55:07 -0400

For any candidate to have an authentic chance to be the presidential nominee of either party, the voters have to envision him (or her) as sitting behind the desk in the Oval Office. If they can't do that, John Sears, who managed Ronald Reagan's 1976 campaign, observed, the hopeful candidate ...

Obama’s power plant rules can work
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 3 Aug 2015 16:41:52 PDT
Republican presidential candidates wasted no time in decrying President Barack Obama's new regulations to cut greenhouse gas emissions from power plants in near apocalyptic terms. Among those running for president, Sen. Marco Rubio predicted "catastrophic" increases in electric bills, former Florida...

What He said
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 02:00:00 -0400
I wish to respond to the July 24 letter, “America bless God,” which contains a litany of harsh and sometimes morbid statements alluding to America’s administration and those who support it as ungodly.

Steamed at Va. crab claim
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 02:00:00 -0400
We’ve reached the dog days of summer, the living is easy and some politicians who perhaps should be on vacation are, instead, opening their mouths wide enough to catch flies.

Dashed high hopes
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 02:00:00 -0400
Jim Racheff’s letter Wednesday, titled “Facts and untruths about the English-only ordinance,” offered useful information on the kerfuffle now preoccupying our County Council — and too many citizens —

Considering remote participation in city meetings
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 02:00:00 -0400
Frederick city officials are considering allowing limited remote participation in public meetings such as city workshops. At a recent gathering, the Board of Aldermen reviewed its proposal to permit e

The Milwaukee solution
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 3 Aug 2015 13:36:00 PDT
In justifying her decision to withhold information about ongoing cases from Baltimore's fledgling Homicide Review Commission, which is based on an initiative in Wisconsin, city State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby said her office "cannot be naive to the fact that Baltimore City is not Milwaukee."

Being told what to think
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 02:00:00 -0400
Will the world of political correctness permit humanity to survive and retain its humanity? A private conversation of Hulk Hogan was secretly recorded — years ago. It is reported that he uttered (gasp

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