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home : insight & opinion October 13, 2015

'Inspiring' Black Robe Regiment presentation here

I am writing this letter to encourage people to attend the most inspiring dramatic presentation that I have ever witnessed, about the history of the Black Robe Regiment and their part in the fight for freedom and independence at the beginning of the Revolutionary War.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Iran deal could lead to genocide of Jews

The United States, in concert with Great Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China, has agreed to allow Iran to develop nuclear weapons over the next several years, despite our nation's long-standing support for nuclear nonproliferation, and President Obama's own statements while campaigning for office.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Test scores do reflect teachers' ability

I was amazed at the article in the Aug. 24 paper that said 55 percent of those polled opposes linking teachers' evaluations with test score results.  Who took this poll - the teachers?

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Maybe it's time to retire court reporters

   I read the 7 August paper describing the need for court reporters in Illinois and was somewhat amazed.  Amazed, really, by what seemed to be a field of occupation that surely should have died off decades ago.

Friday, August 14, 2015

Look past divisions to what's best for future

     Over 24 million viewers tuned in to see the first Republican presidential debate last Thursday.  Many commentators over the weekend said it was due to Donald Trump and wanting to see what he did.

Monday, August 10, 2015

AFSCME responds to Rauner claims

As many of you know, the state is in contract negotiations with its largest employee union, AFSCME. In the past weeks there has been an abundance of media coverage. Unfortunately the coverage has been one-sided and misleading. I would like to set the record straight by refuting some of the governor's false claims.

Monday, August 10, 2015

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