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Editorials

  • Our View: Caucus, schmaucus – more voter options here in Illinois

    Pity those poor Iowans on Caucus Night.If they didn’t reach their appointed caucus precinct location ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 7:38 am
  • Our View: Make results worth the wait

    Time is the stuff life is made of, so the saying goes.When government wastes the people’s money, tha ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • Our View: Remembering a tragic loss

    Until the morning of Jan. 28, 1986, America had never lost an astronaut during a space flight.On tha ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 10:14 pm
  • Our View: Too much is at stake in school funding impasse

    Illinois’ ongoing budget crisis is putting a strain on our system of higher education, and it is important that our leaders in the Legislature and the ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 10:31 pm
  • Our View: Less transparency the last thing Illinois needs

    Gov. Bruce Rauner’s task force to streamline government and lessen costs came out with its report this week.
    Jan. 16, 2016 - 11:07 pm