Nation has reinforced the status quo WASHINGTON — America’s 57th presidential election revealed that a second important national institution is on an unsustainable trajectory. The first, the entitlement state, is endangered by improvi...
Nov 08, 2012 | 0 | 1 |
By GEORGE F. WILL Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
In time of war, ship numbers matter In the third and final debate, Barack Obama scored huge points with the media, college kids and die-hard liberals — in other words, his base — when he mocked Mitt Romney’s concern about our histori...
Nov 07, 2012 | 0 | 2 |
By JONAH GOLDBERG Tribune Media ServicesThe Paducah Sun
BASELINE School assessment provides starting point Some parents of public school students in the Jackson Purchase area might have been alarmed when they saw the results of the first Unbridled Spirit accountability tests. (The Paducah Sun published ...
Political analysis hangs up on trivial WASHINGTON — On the eve of the election, Nate Silver — baseball forecaster, online poker wiz, political handicapper — placed President Obama’s chances of returning to office at 86.3 percent. Not 86...
Nov 06, 2012 | 0 | 2 |
By MICHAEL GERSON Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
I’ll wait until Election Day to vote WASHINGTON — The neighbors gathered in Sandy’s drizzly aftermath, surveying the damage: tree limbs crushing the roof of a car, telephone poles snapped in half, power lines strewn across the street....
Nov 05, 2012 | 0 | 1 |
By RUTH MARCUS Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun