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4/15/2014 12:00 AM
Kirk: Obamacare options
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

4/15/2014 12:00 AM
Financial Aid 101
Editorials
Most good-paying jobs in the coming decade will require more than a high school diploma, but less than a four-year degree. Ohio’s community colleges are front and center in training students for today’s jobs and meeting the work-force needs of current and future employers. …

4/15/2014 12:00 AM
Sebelius exits
Editorials
In praising his outgoing Health and Human Services secretary, Kathleen Sebelius, at the White House late last week, President Obama said: “Under Kathleen’s leadership, her team at HHS turned the corner, got it fixed, got the job done.” That’s true, but it was a backhanded compliment. …

4/15/2014 12:00 AM
Elusive immigration reform
Editorials
The United States needs immigration reform. Doing nothing is not good for the economy, as America has always benefited in the long run from immigration. …

4/14/2014 1:01 AM
A saint with impeccable comic timing
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
He quoted Mother Teresa, and at times being in his presence felt like it must have felt being in hers — if she were also as funny as Mark Twain, Jack Benny, Bill Cosby, or Louis C.K. …

4/14/2014 12:00 AM
A look into Pakistan that few see
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
The Center for South Asian Studies at the University of Michigan recently held a conference on Pakistan. The speakers were two women and a man who, amid all the bad news emanating from the country, brought a breath of fresh air. …

4/14/2014 12:00 AM
Toledo deserves better hockey team
DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
A crowd of 4,599 showed up at the Huntington Center Sunday to say adios to the Walleye, the worst Toledo hockey team in more than four decades. …

4/14/2014 12:00 AM
Politics runs on big money
Letters to the Editor
I don’t disagree with you that the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision allowing almost unlimited political contributions by individuals is a blow to a fair political process (“Money, politics, and speech,” editorial, April 4). …

4/14/2014 12:00 AM
Small ball
Editorials
Toledo Mayor D. Michael Collins has banned the use of city credit cards by his administration, claiming that purchases made with plastic by his predecessor’s office were excessive. That edict seems a mostly symbolic, even petty, act that will have little practical impact. …

4/14/2014 12:00 AM
Charter members
Editorials
Ohio lawmakers are reviewing Gov. John Kasich’s proposed updates to the state budget. It’s greatly to be hoped that the governor and Republican-controlled General Assembly will use that process to start paying adequate attention to the quality and transparency of charter schools that collect state aid. …