Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Hawaii Teachers Union Dares Obama Administration to Yank $75 Million Grant

Last week, Hawaii teachers revolted against their union leadership, governor, and the Obama administration by overwhelmingly rejecting a contract containing flimsy merit pay and annual evaluations

Senate Should Act on Flood Insurance Reform

On issues ranging from heath care to financial regulation, Democrats and Republicans in Congress have almost nothing in common.

International Law Too Easy on Cruise Lines

If even half of them are true, the allegations against the captain of the Costa Concordia--the half-billion-dollar cruise ship currently half-submerged off the Italian coast--ought to boil anyone’s

International Law Too Easy on Cruise Lines

If even half of them are true, the allegations against the captain of the Costa Concordia--the half-billion-dollar cruise ship currently half-submerged off the Italian coast--ought to boil anyone’s

Simon Cowell for President

OK, I’m not seriously suggesting that, of course. For one thing, he’s not a U.S. citizen.

Map of Ogallalah Aquifer and Extensive Network of Pipelines

At this link is a map (PDF) depicting the underlying Ogallalah Aqui

The Worst Economic Recovery Since The Great Depression

The record of President Obama’s first three years in office is in, and nothing that happens now can go back and change that.  What that record shows is that President Obama, with his throwback

Detroit Public School Reform a Model for the City

Calling Detroit a mess is redundant.