Ten Commandments for open meetings

March 14, 2016 “I think heroic deeds were all conceived in the open air.” The quote atop this editorial is from Walt Whitman’s “Song of the …

State Capitol Week in Review

March 14, 2016 The Legislature began budget hearings in preparation for the fiscal session that convenes in April. Legislators focused on budget request from the “Big …

Should he endorse?

March 11, 2016 What is a governor’s highest responsibility, serving his political party or serving the people of his state? Our answer is easy: Political parties …

Spring forward with hope

March 10, 2016 Randall Franks As the first yellow daffodil lifts the dirt from the cold ground, its green blades …