Why can’t TSA catch stowaway?
August 14, 2014 Perhaps it is time federal airport security screeners are told to do more “profiling” of a sort. A week ago, a San Francisco woman managed to sneak aboard an airliner in San Jose, Calif. more »»
Americans now a poll apart
August 12, 2014 A long time ago, maybe in the first Eisenhower administration, my precinct committeewoman taught me the unchanging rules of how to respond to public opinion polls. more »»
No easy answers to transportation
August 11, 2014 While Americans are quick to decry the do-nothing Congress or the president who is at loggerheads with the will of the people, there is evidence that at least with one major issue the federal... more »»
Hire TSA agents who know U.S.
August 9, 2014 As Washington, D.C., resident Justin Gray was trying to board an airliner in Orlando, Fla., earlier this summer, a Transportation Safety Administration agent asked him for some identification. more »»
August 7, 2014 The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio must side with open government by unsealing certain documents Akron-based FirstEnergy Corp. wants kept sealed. more »»
Does Obama have plan for Ukraine?
August 6, 2014 Given President Barack Obama’s record, it is unlikely he has a contingency plan in place to deal with a potential disaster involving Ukraine — success by that nation in battling Russian-backed... more »»
Congress should save home care
August 4, 2014 Many members of the House of Representatives want to forestall implementation of a proposal that would increase costs for the Medicare program, while forcing many older Americans to leave their own... more »»
Area man’s vision could be biz catalyst
August 3, 2014 A Youngstown-area business park that will be occupied by about 15 Fortune 500 companies and about 1,500 workers means the Mahoning Valley would have indeed capitalized on the high-tech research and... more »»
Return of LeBron story of growth
August 2, 2014 L eBron James left Cleveland in a very dramatic, public way, on a TV show he didn't have to do, which left a bad feeling on the part of a lot of Clevelanders and Cavaliers fans four years ago. more »»
Ohio State band lacked real leader
August 1, 2014 Nudge-nudge, wink-wink, eh? It's a politically incorrect sexual-innuendo-filled Monty Python sketch that is funny on stage but completely unacceptable when it's not comedy but part of the daily... more »»
Kasich delivers jobs for Ohio
July 30, 2014 Politicians do not really create jobs, regardless of what they would have you think. The most they can do is establish a tax, regulatory and incentive environment that encourages job creation. more »»
Offshore testing a head-scratcher
July 29, 2014 When news contains complaints from corporate entities that government restrictions on their activities are not based in scientific fact, are unnecessarily expensive, could force companies to stop... more »»