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Editorial Cartoon

DATE: Aug. 3, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

County land purchase

For a number of years, there has been discussion and debate about whether and where to relocate La Plata County offices, including the courthouse. Those considerations have intensified recently...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

House right to extend 'clunkers'

The clunkers plan is the kind of economic stimulus that could do some immediate good. Its benefits are multifaceted, its cost is - at least in the context of the stimulus package - relatively low,...

DATE: Aug. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Health-care overhaul

Each week spent by Congress shaping a plan that will provide better, lower-cost health care for more Americans brings signs that they are moving toward a successful outcome. Not perfect, but a big...

DATE: Aug. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Editorial Cartoon

DATE: July 31, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Barack Obama has aura but doesn't know how to legislate

Aura dazzles, but argument gets things done. Consider the debate about the Democrats' health-care bill and the increasingly negative response to Barack Obama's performance. Democrats have the...

DATE: July 31, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Unhinged opposition

President Barack Obama has supporters and detractors. That sort of disagreement is an integral part of politics, and is particularly focused in a two-party system that combines head of state and...

DATE: July 31, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

59 as the new 30: Watson's life-affirming lesson in possibilities

Last April, I took a break to caddy for the former U.S. Open champion Andy North when he teamed up with Tom Watson to defend their title in the two-man Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf tournament in...

DATE: July 30, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Editorial Cartoon

DATE: July 30, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

School funding

In two progressively worse measurements, Colorado's ranking on school funding places the state near the bottom when compared with other states. There is nothing to be proud of in being ranked 40th...

DATE: July 30, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Editorial Cartoon

DATE: July 29, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Thought problem illustrates disciplining power of posterity

Every day, I check a blog called Marginal Revolution, which is famous for its erudite authors, Tyler Cowen and Alex Tabarrok, and its intelligent contributors. Last week, one of those contributors...

DATE: July 29, 2009 | CATEGORY: Editorials

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