Twin Cities transit projects reach a perilous pass

Twin Cities transit projects reach a perilous pass

Don't let politics stall the Orange and Southwest lines.

For Hillary Clinton: A milestone reached, a message delivered

July 28
For Hillary Clinton: A milestone reached, a message delivered
Clinton's convention was effective, but big challenges remain.

Delta decision shows Minnesota's lobbying power

July 28
Delta decision shows Minnesota's lobbying power
Tentative OK for MSP-Haneda flight took a bipartisan push.
Editorial
July 27

Here's a road map to boost health coverage

MNsure, Blue Cross teamwork is key to helping Minnesotans.
Editorial
July 27

Unfinished business for Hillary Clinton

Acceptance speech is a chance for Democratic nominee to define a vision.
Editorial
July 26

Personal liability insurance for Minneapolis cops is a lousy idea

Charter measure in Minneapolis is not the remedy for police misconduct.
Editorial
July 26

First lady sets a better tone for Democrats and Republicans

Michelle Obama raised the stakes for a more substantive campaign.
Editorial
July 26

As convention begins, Democrats try to clean up a mess

E-mails show that Sanders supporters were right to suspect DNC bias.
Editorial
July 22
FILE -- Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) participates in a healthcare roundtable...

Centrist Tim Kaine is a safe pick for Clinton

Virginia senator has reputation for bipartisanship that strengthens ticket.
Editorial
July 22

Minnesota Board of Teaching fails court test on licensing

Citizens who care about quality education should be at wit's end.
Editorial
July 22

Don't give up yet on Fairview, University of Minnesota Physicians merger

This proposed combination is too promising to pass up.
Editorial
July 22

Fine job on opioid abuse bill, Congress. Now fund it.

Legislation will help fight health scourge, but only if budget is adequate.
Editorial
July 21
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump spoke Thursday, the final day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.

Be wary of Trump's long list of promises

He's given voters every reason to be highly skeptical.
Editorial
July 21

Trump on NATO: Reckless and wrong

Hedging on common defense alienates allies and emboldens adversaries.
Editorial
July 20

The complex road ahead for U.S.-Turkey relations

Erdogan's post-coup purge risks taking the focus off anti-ISIL fight.
Editorial
July 19

Fixes urgently needed after Blue Cross retreat

Stabilizing the state's individual health insurance market can't wait.
Editorial
July 18

Prospects are brighter for a special legislative session in August

Southwest light rail still presents a roadblock.
Editorial
July 18

Wendell Anderson: A governor who made Minnesota better

For many Minnesotans, he set a standard for gubernatorial leadership.
Editorial
July 18

Another blow for Baton Rouge, nation

Killing of law enforcement officers adds to an unrelenting run of tragedy.
Editorial
July 16

This week should be anything but a conventional

Let's see what happens as Trump and the GOP come together.
Editorial
July 15

Threat to "shut down'' Rosedale Mall is poor strategy for protesters.

BLM protesters risk driving away potential supporters.
Editorial
July 15
French President Francois Hollande makes a televised address in Paris...

The civilized world stands with France under fire

More innocent casualties of a war that must be won.
Editorial
July 15

Mike Pence is a Trump running mate who reassures

For Trump backers, Pence may check many of the right boxes.