July 13, 2017 RSS feed / Editorials

‘All I know is what I read in the newspapers’

Will Rogers, the humorist and columnist of the 1930s, had a famous saying, “All I know is what I read in the newspapers.”  Not a bad line as I go here and there this week with things that caught my eye in papers I read.  ***&nbs More...

Will Illinois go bankrupt?

Some observers are wondering if Illinois will become the first state — some label it a “banana republic” — since Arkansas in 1933 to declare bankruptcy. More...

Is Mo gaining momentum?

The race for our open U.S. Senate seat is evolving. Folks, we are in a brief 33- day sprint to the primary on Aug. 15. The winner of the Republican Primary will be our next junior U.S. Senator. The Dec. More...

Combating illegal immigration

Kate Steinle became a household name in 2015 after the 32-year old was shot and killed by an illegal immigrant in San Francisco. It was a horrific event that shined light on some serious flaws in our nation’s immigration system.  More...