Boycott stores selling assault weapons

It is difficult to know what we as individuals can do to make a difference regarding the continuing assault rifle massacres. However, one action each… Continue reading

Editorial cartoons for Wednesday, March 14

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

Milbank: Why Betsy DeVos can’t answer questions

The education secretary, a year into her job, can’t answer the simplest questions about her work.

Teachers who are willing to carry firearms should be allowed

Beverly Hoback, in her guest commentary in the March 4 Herald, is right to understand that she cannot be responsible for the safety of students… Continue reading

Thiessen: Tillerson’s firing was all about insubordination

In Pompeo, President Trump will now have an ally at his side during talks with North Korea.

We have right use weapons to protect ourselves

Another mass-killing at a gun-free (easy target) school has occurred, and the gun-haters and their brainwashed cowardly sheep are once again insanely blaming every illogical… Continue reading

Editorial cartoons for Tuesday, March 13

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

Editorial: Walkouts can keep focus on school safety, firearms

Students should be encouraged in their efforts to press state and national leaders for action.

Harrop: A dispatch from the Friday chemo club

With advances in cancer treatment, the scene in infusion rooms is more positive than some expect.

Legislature’s maneuver with bills seems deceptive

First, to address the most recent travesty of our state Legislature in passing (under cover of darkness) their desire to exempt themselves from various records… Continue reading

Liberal meltdown hasn’t stopped President Trump’s agenda

It has been so much fun watching the liberal meltdown over the election of Donald Trump as president of the United States. The left cannot… Continue reading

Robinson: Who’s afraid of the NRA, now, President Trump?

Trump’s quick embrace of a dangerous idea to arm teachers shows the gun lobby’s control over him.

Sultan students plan to join walkout against gun violence

I am a junior attending Sultan High School. As you already know, on Feb. 14, at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, in Parkland, Florida there… Continue reading

Would a company tolerate President Trump’s actions?

Although arguably misplaced, the economic frustration many feel helped propel Donald Trump into office, hoping a supposedly successful businessman might turn things around. And at… Continue reading

Editorial cartoons for Monday, March 12

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

Simoneaux: Finding a place for memories when clutter must go

Many of us are de-cluttering and downsizing. So where do you put the memories attached to things?

Saunders: Trump’s meeting with Kim has the highest of stakes

Views range from hope for success to fears that Trump is ill-prepared and will be played by Kim.

Parker: There, in the distance, it looks like a blue wave

Midterm elections are months off, but races in some red state primaries are raising speculation.

Union dues support benefits for workers

I would like to respond to Marc A. Thiessen’s March 2 column. (“High court can hand workers choice on union support”). This is clearly an… Continue reading

Becoming obvious that Trump had help from Russians

In light of the criminal charges revealed on Feb. 16 by special counsel Robert Mueller for election meddling, anyone who still sees the investigation as… Continue reading