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Karyn Douglas’ biggest conundrum is not getting people registered to vote. It’s getting them to vote, and more than every four years. “There are so many more important offices … more
When I was just a child, I roamed all over the hills of Eastern Kentucky, sometimes with friends, sometimes alone, recklessly climbing trees, exploring abandoned mines and generally tempting fate to … more

COLUMBIA, Md. — There’s a reason U.S. Sen. Todd Young has been fanning out across Indiana, meeting with policemen and sheriff deputies in recent weeks. He’s up for reelection next … more
COLUMBIA, Md. — There’s a reason U.S. Sen. Todd Young has been fanning out across Indiana, meeting with policemen and sheriff deputies in recent weeks. He’s up for reelection next … more
There is a fight going on over the heart of our democracy, and I worry that democracy is losing. Over the last few months, several states have moved decisively to make it harder for their citizens to … more
  When our state is the fourth worst in the nation for something, it’s a call for change. At present, Indiana is fourth worst in maternal mortality, with 63 pregnancy-related maternal … more

By the time most of you read this, my son Gideon will have marched across the gymnasium floor and received his high school diploma. I have brainstormed some sage advice for Gideon’s next … more
Who’s in charge here? In a constitutional republic, the answer should be obvious. The people are. We have inalienable rights merely by our existence as human beings, and to protect them we … more

State Sen. Phil Boots’ office recently sent a legislative update concerning SEA 5 regarding the ability of local elected governing boards to overrule local health departments during a declared … more
I am glad the local DAR chapter dedicated a plaque to honor the veterans of the Revolutionary War. My wife, Diane (Haffner), is descended from Captain Charles Emory, who was George Washington’s … more
DANVILLE, Ind. — Last week I spent about an hour in the law office of State Rep. Greg Steuerwald, a Republican who wanted to talk about something “unbelievable.” It was HEA 1006, a … more
When you listen to experts talk about the importance of infrastructure spending, they often emphasize jobs and economic growth. That’s understandable. But what does not get as much attention is … more
Ours is a “Yes …, but …” culture. Every new good action or proposal is met with “Yes, that might have some value, but …” Nothing is ever good enough. The … more

As this is penned, many are planning Mother’s Day celebrations, though when you read this year’s feting of mothers, grandmothers and other kinds of mothers will be nearly forgotten. Time … more
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