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7/7/2015 12:00 AM
Biden back in presidential talk
Suddenly, everybody’s talking about Joe Biden.

7/7/2015 12:00 AM
Fixing Michigan's roads

Once again, each house of Michigan’s Legislature has passed a plan aimed at fixing the state’s disgracefully crumbling roads. If this seems like deja vu, that’s because it is. …

7/7/2015 12:00 AM
Island debtor

Puerto Rico’s debt crisis, resolved for the moment but with $72 billion still to be addressed, requires urgent action. …

7/6/2015 12:00 AM
Restoring hope
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The newly minted two-year, $71 billion state budget underscores the highs and lows of Gov. John Kasich’s administration. The same budget that imposes Draconian restrictions on abortion rights and shifts more of the state’s wealth from the poor and middle class to the rich also includes one of the nation’s smartest and most innovative initiatives for treating inmates whose …

7/6/2015 12:00 AM
Same-sex ruling among most significant ever
The recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court to extend constitutional protection to gay people to marry was a landmark decision that has reverberated throughout the land. It ranks among the most significant decisions that have shaped this country. …

7/6/2015 12:00 AM
What about white murder victims?
Letters to the Editor

7/6/2015 12:00 AM
Hunger game

Charged with nourishing the world’s hungry, the United Nations World Food Program appears to be starving. …

7/6/2015 12:00 AM
New-wave fraud

The Federal Trade Commission has delivered a punitive thwack to a man who raised $122,000 online to create a board game, then spent the money on himself. It’s the first time the FTC has taken action in the new industry of crowd-funding. …

7/5/2015 12:00 AM
Take back the power
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Ohio’s methods of drawing election districts are among the most corrupt and anti-democratic in the nation. Grotesque gerrymandering, controlled by top Republican officials in the state and resisted feebly if at all by Democrats, has made the General Assembly and U.S. House delegation unrepresentative of Ohio citizens. It minimizes ballot competition and preserves one-party dominance. …

7/5/2015 12:00 AM
Where are pro-choice voices?
Abortion is one of the most frequently used medical procedures in the world. By some estimates, as many as one in three American women will have an abortion during her lifetime. Close to a million abortions are performed in the United States each year. …

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