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3/13/2016 12:00 AM
Looking ahead to Trump vs. Clinton
BY DAVID M. SHRIBMAN BLOCK NEWS ALLIANCE
She is going to say he is too unreliable, the way Barry Goldwater was in 1964. That he is too uninformed, the way Ronald Reagan was in 1980.  …

3/13/2016 12:00 AM
To secure Toledo’s future, vote for Issue 2
BY PAULA HICKS-HUDSON
Toledoans say they want the city to fix our streets, keep neighborhoods safe, and stop shifting money from the capital improvement program to the general fund. To address these priorities head-on, I am asking citizens to support an increase in the city’s 0.75 percent temporary income tax. …

3/12/2016 12:00 AM
GOP contest will end in Ohio
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
It will all end in Ohio. All the snarky swipes and juvenile retorts about big ears and little hands will end with a brawl in the Buckeye State. …

3/11/2016 12:00 AM
Do your job, Senator Portman
BY CATHERINE TURCER
The 2.1 million Ohioans who elected Rob Portman to the U.S. Senate in 2010 had a variety of reasons for choosing him. But they surely expected him to do what they do every workday: his job. …

3/7/2016 12:00 AM
Storage boxes bring back memories
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
The storage room at our house is like a museum that nobody visits — a mismatched collection of cardboard containers, obsolete electronics, photo albums, and assorted piles of debris that chronicle our lives, but nobody else cares about. …

3/6/2016 12:00 AM
Toledo’s economic distress: No end in sight
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
We’re No. 4. But Toledoans have reason to fear, not cheer, this rating. …

3/6/2016 12:00 AM
UT students’ tuition dollars shouldn’t pay for highways
BY SHARON L. GABER
The University of Toledo has pulled out of a decision — made in 2014 by a previous administration — to contribute to funding of a state highway interchange. Spending students’ tuition and public taxpayer dollars on highway infrastructure would be a breach of the important trust and compact between UT and our students to provide a high-quality education at …

3/5/2016 12:00 AM
Kasich’s quixotic crusade
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
YOU can’t even call him a one-hit wonder. From Iowa to the Super Tuesday primaries and caucuses, Ohio Gov. John Kasich couldn’t win one. …

3/4/2016 12:00 AM
Now is the time for Detroit to build a workable transit system
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
Detroit, the city that put the world on wheels, may have the worst mass transit in the nation. …

3/3/2016 12:00 AM
GOP, disestablished
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
Dispirited by their failure to unite — and in despair over two terms of a Republican president whose initiatives frustrated if not horrified them and whose appeal befuddled them — Democrats created Super Tuesday in 1988 so they could climb behind a consensus nominee and present a moderate face to the country. …




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