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6/2/2015 12:00 AM
Kirk: Rand Paul
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

6/2/2015 12:00 AM
Stalling on reform
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President Obama’s compassionate effort last year to shield millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation was one of the most important achievements of his administration on immigration. The President’s program should have rolled out this year, but zealots who are determined to block any immigration reforms are fighting to ensure that his order will remain tied up in legal battles for …

6/2/2015 12:00 AM
UT coach deserves credit, not a critique
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6/2/2015 12:00 AM
Sometimes breastfeeding not viable option

In response to your May 27 story “Many hospitals drop free formula”: I was born with a cleft palate, and so was my son. I have read articles stating that a child who is breastfed for the first year develops a higher IQ and sense of security, and a closer bond with his or her mother, than children who are …

6/2/2015 12:00 AM
Postal Service improving; still needs help

Your May 26 story on Toledo City Council President Steven Steel’s demands that the U.S. Postal Service restore the sorting of Toledo’s outbound mail deserves broader context (“Councilman demands that USPS restore Toledo sorting facility”). …

6/2/2015 12:00 AM
Low poll numbers not necessarily bad
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
How do you solve a problem like George Pataki, or like Rick Santorum, or like Lindsey Graham? Or — more challenging still — how do you solve the problem that George Pataki, Rick Santorum, and Lindsey Graham have? …

6/1/2015 12:00 AM
The mysteries of English
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
Translator and guide Dalibor Kesic had been escorting American Ben Marsh around Bosnia-Herzegovina for weeks, and had become frustrated by his visitor’s use of unfamiliar and often baffling expressions. Finally — allow me to borrow here from that great American philosopher and conveyor of the enigmatic, Yogi Berra — Mr. Kesic came to a fork in the road. He …

6/1/2015 12:00 AM
Voter apathy

Turnout last month for a special election to fill the Toledo City Council seat previously held by Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson was abysmally low: Of more than 32,000 registered voters in District 4, only 4.4 percent — or 1,435 — actually exercised their franchise. …

6/1/2015 12:00 AM
A healthier world
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Global anti-poverty and public health advocates are pressing Congress to approve an urgently needed bill that would save millions of lives by ensuring that U.S. dollars allocated to child and maternal health around the world are effectively spent. Despite considerable progress, goals in reducing child mortality, established by the United States and its United Nations partners, aren’t being …

6/1/2015 12:00 AM
Focus on suspect in fatal fire
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