Opinion Exchange

School lunch shouldn't come with a side of shame

Legislators propose a law to keep lunch debts private and not penalize students.
Editorial

Senate should follow House and pass landmark bill for women veterans

The Deborah Sampson Act would meet need for expanded and improved VA care.
Opinion Exchange

Reform coming in how we handle potentially deadly police encounters

Leaders are working on how to protect the public and police in confrontations.
Opinion Exchange

Time to break up state DHS to better meet missions

A view from the inside shows it's hard to get concerns up to managers to solve.
Opinion Exchange

Congress should raise age to buy vapor, tobacco products to 21

Lawmakers would be following the lead of at least 18 states.
Opinion Exchange

Getting back to fundamentalism

Editorial

Impeachment hearings are both proper and painful

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Bloomberg despises the candidate he might help the most — Trump

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After nearly a century, has time arrived for ERA?

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There are roughly 65 million Gen Xers who aren’t getting caught up in the “OK, Boomer” feud that started with a meme.

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Letters
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Minneapolis and St. Paul passed $15 minimum wage ordinances within the last two years that do not allow tips to be counted as wages. In March, an appe

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Ford site project moves ahead in St. Paul

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