Editorial roundup

Akron Beacon Journal, Aug. 28Not one Ohioan died of a fentanyl-related overdose in 2011. Last year? The death toll reached 1,155, as reported by the s...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Korean War ended … or did it?

Korean War ended … or did it?

In 1953, when Roy Baker of Troy was an education major at Union College in Kentucky, he wasn’t as concerned about avoiding the draft as he might...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Gamely viewing the Olympics

Gamely viewing the Olympics

You know the theme song for the Olympics that begins with all the percussion instruments? Some wag on the radio made a good case for the opening words...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Editorial roundup

Driverless cars pose risks we’re not ready to takeThe (Lock Haven, Pa.) Express, Aug. 23We love technology … most of the time.We use it ev...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Where has the money for schools gone?

Where has the money for schools gone?

As fall approaches, millions of moms and dads are scrambling to prepare for the first day of school, excited to support their children’s success...

August 28th, 2016 |  


The hy-pot-crisy of marijuana laws

The hy-pot-crisy of marijuana laws

For a few brief months, it looked like America might take a step closer to sanity. And then came the news: the Obama administration will not loosen fe...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Editorial roundup

• The Marietta Times, Aug. 19… High school [football] in Ohio and West Virginia begins this weekend, but any athlete in any sport has the ...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Hope across Ohio

Hope across Ohio

For the last three years I have worked on legislation to transform the federal government’s response to the heroin and opioid addiction epidemic...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Editorial roundup

The Columbus Dispatch, Aug. 14In a conventional brick-and-mortar school, you can walk inside and see how many students are sitting at their desks and ...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Personal athletic heroes make the short list

Personal athletic heroes make the short list

By the time you read this, the 2016 Olympics will be over.Yawn.When I was young, I thought the Olympics were a big thing. Maybe it was because it was ...

August 21st, 2016 |