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4/13/2014 12:00 AM
The GOP’s big question for 2016
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
The presidential nomination race is frozen. The big money and the gritty organizers won’t make 2016 election commitments until the putative front-runner makes a move, in or out of the campaign. …

4/13/2014 12:00 AM
Ohio’s elections have gotten better
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
Good news: Ohio has greatly improved the way it runs its elections, a new national study says. …

4/13/2014 12:00 AM
The politics of addiction
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Ohio's opioid and heroin epidemic, almost miraculously, has turned members of the General Assembly into responsible adults. Lawmakers are working together to address a crisis that kills three Ohioans a day and grips an estimated 200,000 in addiction’s misery. …

4/13/2014 12:00 AM
Regulations replacing clinical judgment in treating pain
BY ELIZABETH BOWMAN
Thanks to Gov. John Kasich, state and local task forces, and news media, Ohioans are now aware of the state’s opioid and heroin epidemic. Sadly, however, patients with chronic pain have had no voice in this debate. …

4/12/2014 12:00 AM
Living their Cinderella dreams
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
A high school prom is not the pinnacle of anything. Those of us who left high school in the rearview mirror eons ago know there is a life beyond the prom, locker gossip, and the latest litmus test of teenage acceptance. …

4/12/2014 12:00 AM
Give Treece plan chance to take flight
Letters to the Editor
I am not a fan of the way the Treece family has conducted its campaign to take control of Toledo Express Airport, but I think if the family could start over, it would do things differently (“Private plan for airport panned; City, port authority say Treece proposal unworkable, confusing,” April 4). …

4/12/2014 12:00 AM
Civil society
Editorials
Fifty years ago, America took a major stride toward becoming a nation that takes its creeds on equality seriously. When President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act, it was one of the most important pieces of federal legislation in a century. …

4/12/2014 12:00 AM
... and in Detroit too
Editorials
The savage beating last week of a Detroit area motorist who accidentally hit a boy with his pickup truck has caused outrage throughout the region and country. But amid the senselessness of the attack, a beacon of hope and light has emerged. …

4/12/2014 12:00 AM
Toledo’s profiles in courage...
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Crime isn’t just a police problem; it’s a community problem. No number of cops can make a neighborhood safe, or livable, without the cooperation, will, and heart of the people who live there. …

4/11/2014 12:00 AM
Kirk: The new I-75
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST