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Published 3 hours ago
‘5 of 8’ rule outdated?
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
The Ohio Board of Education has some explaining to do. It recently eliminated school staffing requirements that affect art, music, and physical education teachers. …

Updated 20 hours ago
An ode to Michigan’s Sen. Griffin
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — For a moment, U.S. Sen. Robert Griffin, a Michigan Republican, played a key role in one of the most gripping dramas in American history. …

4/23/2015 12:00 AM
Trade debate overlooks small businesses
BY HOWARD ICE
If you listened exclusively to the critics of proposed trade deals, you might conclude that the only American companies that engage in global trade are big corporations with offices on multiple continents. …

4/21/2015 12:00 AM
Mrs. Clinton vs. Rubio
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
One responded to the Kennedy-era call for a new generation of leaders. The other renewed that call for a new generation to lead this country in a new direction in a new century. …

4/20/2015 12:00 AM
A Monday mix
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
I was in a fender-bender accident recently. Nobody was hurt and I was not at fault. That’s the extent of the good news. All of us have been there at one time or other, so you know what I’m talking about when I say the hassle that follows can be a royal pain. …

4/19/2015 12:00 AM
Two distinct marijuana questions
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
Should Ohio make marijuana legal, for recreational as well as medical use? In principle, I’m inclined to believe it should, although I don’t — and won’t — indulge. …

4/18/2015 12:00 AM
Ukraine’s cries for help haunt Kaptur
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
The freedom that Americans take for granted, Ukrainians are dying to experience. At least 6,000 people have lost their lives fighting a year-old Russian-backed insurgency in Ukraine’s eastern regions. …

4/16/2015 12:00 AM
Let’s make Ohio the best place to do business, hire workers
BY JON HUSTED
We want Ohio to be the best state in the nation to start a new business. More businesses mean more jobs and a better life for the people of our state. …

4/14/2015 12:00 AM
Little Canadian town shaped health care
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
SASKATOON — Consistent with the modest character of the Canadian province of Saskatchewan, at the center of a country that revels in modesty, a modest commemorative sits in front of a modest two-story home. …

4/13/2015 12:00 AM
The dark side of Winston Churchill
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
At a dinner party I attended recently, conversation turned to how Great Britain and much of the West were commemorating the 50th anniversary of the death of Winston Churchill, who was Britain’s prime minister during World War II. …




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