There is a spectacular accumulation of lies. Lies on disclosure forms. Lies at confirmation hearings. Lies on Twitter. Lies in the White House briefing room. Lies to the FBI. Self-protective lies by the attorney general.
There is certainly evidence to suggest "Trumpism without Trump" isn't the best electoral strategy, but it's still not a totally compelling case.
The broad outlines of the Republican tax plan reflect what a bipartisan tax reform compromise might look like.
The lead ideology of the Republican Party at the national level is now immoral. The lead ideology of the Democratic Party is likely to be determined by radicals with little to offer the country save anger and bad economics.
Trump is so over. Totally irrelevant, exhausted, flamed out. The sleepytime eyes and la-di-da hair and the tweet-tweet-tweet say it all.
Today we have tweets, not democracy, in action. We don't have ethics; we have finger-pointing.
Studies have shown overwhelmingly negative coverage of Trump in the mainstream media.
Our society has developed a deep confusion about the meaning of education. For some − both the advocates of safe spaces and the banners of books − the goal is the preservation of purity.
It is the grass roots - the outsiders most unfamiliar with politics – that suffer from complicated campaign-finance laws.
The Eversource crews who were working to restore power worked tirelessly around the clock, even while the storm was still raging.
If we are to regain local shellfish in harvestable quantities, we need aquaculture to help us.
With a workforce of 150 and an annual budget of more than $97 million, NPU is supporting expanded community economic activity in Norwich that includes the creation of 130 – 189 jobs each year between 2016 and 2036.
An added benefit is that the family’s privacy remains intact. Financial affidavits can remain sealed and ignoble allegations are not publicly aired as they are in a litigated divorce.
We must never meekly accept the daily sundering of our country. The personal attacks, the threats against principles, freedoms and institution, the flagrant disregard for truth and decency.
When families live with no utilities or heat, they often engage in behaviors that can cause physical harm or even death.
A departing selectman sees a bright future for his town and the village of Pawcatuck within it.
Our community leaders must continue to consider how to balance economic growth and environmental preservation to support vibrant communities.
What was missing was an understanding that a proposed reduction in $4.2 million from the city’s education appropriation does not represent a loss of $4.2 million in funding to the schools.