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9/22/2014 12:00 AM
Debatable judgment
Opinion
GOV. John Kasich is refusing to debate his Democratic challenger, Ed FitzGerald — a move that disrespects both the candidate and Ohio voters. Although Governor Kasich is comfortably ahead in the polls, he should still feel compelled to make a full case for his re-election. …

9/22/2014 12:00 AM
Close the gap
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When the first version of the Paycheck Fairness Act was introduced in Congress in 2009, its sponsors likely did not anticipate that Republican lawmakers would block the common-sense law from consideration for more than five years. …

9/21/2014 12:00 AM
We need to talk to our kids about drugs
BY KAREN W. KASICH
The transition from long summer days to a flurry of back-to-school activities has been a hectic time for families throughout Ohio, including mine. Each school year holds something new and promising for Ohio’s children — new classes, new friends, and new experiences. …

9/21/2014 12:00 AM
Don't count out FitzGerald just yet
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
If, as the prevailing political narrative has it, Ed FitzGerald is a dead man walking, he isn’t accepting the autopsy report. Don’t call the undertaker just yet. …

9/21/2014 12:00 AM
Kirk: Ohio's General Assembly
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

9/21/2014 12:00 AM
Restitution a must in Bedford case
Letters to the Editor
I was sad to read about the senseless damage done to the Bedford High School football field (“Obscenity on field postpones Bedford football games,” Sept. 11). It was malicious and nasty, as well as stupid. …

9/21/2014 12:00 AM
Actions, not a name, define a group
Letters to the Editor
ISIS stands for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. However, those subscribing to ISIS are gangsters who are doing everything contrary to the teachings of Islam. …

9/21/2014 12:00 AM
Restore wetlands to solve water crises
Letters to the Editor
Our drinking-water scare has revived the debate about what to do to help prevent similar crises. Left out of this debate is where farmers are farming and where urbanites are living. We are farming and living in what once was a giant wetland that drains into Lake Erie. …

9/21/2014 12:00 AM
Farmers can help make Lake Erie healthy
Letters to the Editor
Agriculture was involved in helping clean up Lake Erie in the 1970s and 1980s. Your Sept. 14 article “Farmers on board to limit area’s phosphorus runoff” shows that farmers are striving to be part of the solution again. …

9/21/2014 12:00 AM
Ripe for change
Editorials
Two days ahead of a United Nations climate summit, more than 100,000 people are expected to gather today in New York for a “people’s march” against climate change — the largest climate event in history. Leaders at the U.N. meeting should take notice. This time, the public is watching. …