February 7, 2018 RSS feed / Opinions

Sick leave policies good for public health

Maryland’s General Assembly is on the verge of implementing a new paid sick leave law that has particular importance during this year’s extreme flu season.  More...

Showdown on WV teachers, employees pay raises inevitable?

At The Capitol

As the 2018 legislative session approaches the midway point of the 60-day regular session, a showdown over pay raises for teachers and state employees looks increasingly inevitable.  More...

Election ground rules from 1904

This small clip from a 1904 issue of The Morgan Messenger is proof that good policies never go out of style. More...

Wish I’d said that

I recognize the right and duty of this generation to develop and use the natural resources of our land; but I do not recognize the right to waste them, or to rob, by wasteful use, the generations that come after us.  -- Theodore Roosevelt (1858 More...