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8/7/2015 12:00 AM
Suburban Detroit pol weighs run for Gov.
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. — Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel is a Democrat — sort of. He’s not especially impressed by his party, or by the GOP. “Look at Lansing,” he said. “The governor and his party control everything, and they still can’t get voters’ top priority done — the roads.” …

8/4/2015 12:00 AM
GOP has a Donald Trump problem
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
Republicans have a Donald Trump problem, and it is worse than they think. …

8/3/2015 12:00 AM
Israel worries unnecessarily over Iran deal
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
Now that the nuclear deal with Iran has been negotiated, Congress is determined to scuttle the agreement. Sometimes Congress acts as if it is an extension of the Knesset, the Israeli parliament. …

8/2/2015 12:00 AM
ProMedica has medical, moral duty
BY MARINA BOLOTNIKOVA BLADE COLUMNIST
ProMedica can keep the only abortion provider in Toledo open, without expending any money, labor, or extra effort. But for reasons that have more to do with political expediency than women’s health-care needs, the region’s largest hospital system is refusing. …

8/1/2015 12:00 AM
Charter schools mess hurts students
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
Illegal conduct under a renegade state superintendent at the Ohio Department of Education could torpedo Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s presidential ambitions. It is that bad. …

7/31/2015 12:00 AM
COOL issue heats up
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D., Mich.) thinks Canada is being stubborn and unreasonable. …




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