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2/5/2015 12:00 AM
Ship aground
Editorials
America needs more domestic manufacturing jobs, not fewer. That fact is reason enough to oppose Sen. John McCain’s attempt to rewrite federal law regulating the production and operation of vessels that use U.S. waterways. But it’s not the only reason to reject his effort. …

2/5/2015 12:00 AM
City should keep bid details secret
Letters to the Editor
In response to your Feb. 1 editorial “Shed light on Jeep deal”: A contractor bidding on a job wouldn’t want other bidders to know what the bid is. …

2/4/2015 12:00 AM
Acting mayor strives for balance
BY SUZETTE HACKNEY BLADE COLUMNIST
Paula Hicks-Hudson, Toledo’s acting mayor, is performing a delicate balancing act. She must command respect and cooperation from a group of city employees who don’t work for her, and who are worried sick about their boss, Mayor D. Michael Collins, and the long-term status of their employment. …

2/4/2015 12:00 AM
Maumee Dearest: You don't need tights to be a hero
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

2/4/2015 12:00 AM
Farm toxins
Editorials
Concentrated animal feeding operations are the opposite of free-range farms. They jam cows, pigs, and poultry into tight quarters on their miserable journeys to dinner plates. …

2/4/2015 12:00 AM
Obama’s budget
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The new federal budget that President Obama proposed this week places appealing — and appropriate — emphasis on what the President calls “middle-class economics” in a time of overall economic improvement. But it also skirts several basic budget issues that demand to be dealt with, notably infrastructure repair and entitlement reform. …

2/4/2015 12:00 AM
The wealth gap’s role in 2016 race
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
There is a lot spoken about the 2016 presidential election. What isn’t said is far more interesting. …

2/4/2015 12:00 AM
Catholicism: Love it or leave it
Letters to the Editor
Blade ombudsman Jack Lessenberry’s reflections about the Roman Catholic priesthood were interesting but not definitive (Jan. 25 commentary). There is no argument about who is a priest. Had Beverly Bingle been ordained by a bishop in the apostolic succession, she would be a priest. She was not, and so she is not. …

2/3/2015 12:00 AM
Kirk: Get well soon
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

2/3/2015 12:00 AM
Kroger must be a better neighbor
Letters to the Editor
I am disappointed that it appears we are to have another Kroger mega-box store with acres of asphalt at the corner of Secor Road and Monroe Street (“On the move: Sisters of Notre Dame selling to ‘good neighbor,’ ” Jan. 17). Losing the green space that the sisters have nurtured for so many years will add to urban …




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