Editorial cartoons for Thursday, April 19

A sketchy look at the day in politics.


Editorial: Take a look at your tax dollars at work

Three Snohomish County mayors point to the work being done because of recent state funding.


Harrop: 5 reasons why Andrew Cuomo could give Trump a fight

Like Trump, he’s a New Yorker with a Queens patter, but a skilled centrist with progressive values.


Libraries connect us to community; support Sno-Isle levy

I am a lifelong Washingtonian, Mukilteo resident, community volunteer, and avid library user. I am writing to urge voters to join me in supporting our… Continue reading

Milbank: Trump steaks are toast, but there’s so much to market

Only two companies are still selling Trump products; here are some ideas to reinvigorate the brand.

More gun control laws won’t stop shootings in schools

On April 7, I attended Rep. Rick Larsen’s forum and spoke. I too feel there is not enough being done to make our schools safe… Continue reading

Reject changes to food stamp program

As millions of families struggle just to get by, yet another proposal to make life even harder is circulating on Capitol Hill. Some members of… Continue reading

Sno-Isle Libraries are a money-saver

Been a lot of pro and some con about the Sno-Isle Libraries levy. We are in our 70s, on a fixed income, and were slapped… Continue reading

Will: Movie makes the case to rein in eminent domain’s abuses

But if you want to watch ‘Little Pink House,’ you may have to request a local screening.

Editorial cartoons for Wednesday, April 18

A sketchy look at the day in politics.… Continue reading

Milbank: When our actual foes use Trump’s ‘fake news’ label

Observing how Trump uses the phrase, dictators and others are using it to obsficate and discredit.

Rampell: Every bad idea the GOP has, it learned in the ’80s

Pick a policy: Supply-side economics, ‘welfare reform,’ walls, an arms race; it’s all failed before.

Replace John Rosemond’s out-of-touch column on parenting

I felt total empathy and sadness for the families who have lost a child or teen through suicide while reading the condescending, blaming article by… Continue reading

Sno-Isle Libraries deliver great deal to communities

By now you have your ballot for the Sno-Isle levy election. Sno-Isle makes a compelling argument for a yes vote. I’ve calculated my cost, based… Continue reading

Torture unreliable as an interrogation tactic

The writer of the letter to the editor regarding CIA director nominee Gina Haspel (“CIA nominee’s actions were justified after 9-11,” The Herald, April 6)… Continue reading

Can’t feel sorry for those who accept Trump’s lies

I used to feel sorry for the die-hard supporters of President Trump who couldn’t see through his deceptions and lies and hypocrisy, but not anymore.… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2018

Editorial cartoons for Tuesday, April 17

A sketchy look at the day in politics.… Continue reading

Editorial: What if the IRS did our taxes for us?

The IRS gets the same tax forms we do. Under a bill in Congress, it could send a filled-out return.

Harrop: Facebook isn’t the only antisocial medium out there

Instagram traffics faked photos of perfect bodies to those with the most anxiety over body images.

Robinson: This Congress will ignore any case against Trump

The only way to guarantee a thorough investigation is to give Democrats control of House and Senate.