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Putting together data of the uninsured.

Smart work by the University of Minnesota to find the uninsured

Knowing where they live is key in helping them find health coverage.

Challenge, change U.S. policy on Saudi Arabia

November 13
Twitter spying case reflects Riyadh's brazen attempts to suppress criticism of the kingdom.

A welcome decision in Sandy Hook case

November 12
SCOTUS rules victims' families can proceed with suit against rifle maker.
Editorial
November 12
To keep students safe, buses must be safe.

An unacceptably high school bus inspections flunk rate merits concern

Keeping students safe demands that their buses be roadworthy.
Editorial
November 11
President Donald Trump needs to stand by flavored vape ban.
AP file photo

Don't weaken flavored vape ban, Mr. President

Backtracking would hurt kids. There's no need to bow to special interests.
Editorial
November 11
Anti-government protesters march against the reelection of President Evo Morales in La Paz, Bolivia, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019. Juan Karita, AP

Upheaval in Bolivia

Unquelled unrest claims its latest head of state, President Evo Morales.
Editorial
November 10

Zeroing in on dysfunction at DHS

One division keeps surfacing in examinations of the problems at the state agency.
Editorial
November 8

Trump retreats from leadership role on climate change

As he threatened, president starts a U.S. withdrawal from the Paris agreement.
Editorial
November 8

An unnecessary swipe at Native Americans

Until this year, November recognition had been distinctive.
Editorial
November 8

Worthington votes for a better future

On the sixth try, schools win support to finally address the impact of immigration.
Editorial
November 8
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., speaks during a town hall meeting at Grinnell College, Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, in Grin

Warren's health plan is the wrong way forward

New Medicare for All proposal has flaws. A better idea is to build on the Affordable Care Act.
Editorial
November 8
Commuters wait for a light rail train at the Nicollet Mall station in downtown Minneapolis on Nov. 7.

Big ideas to bolster light-rail passenger safety

Conditions on light-rail lines have deteriorated, and GOP legislator's plans are welcome.
Editorial
November 5

Mexican government needs new strategy to take on cartels

Brazen slaying of nine family members reflects the country's violent spiral.
Editorial
November 5

Congress, 'do your job' and protect whistleblower

Trump and his loyalists like Sen. Rand Paul are ignoring federal law.
Editorial
November 4
Waste Management worker Daniel Westerhaus collected trash from the alleys of the Snelling-Hamline neighborhood last year.

Vote yes in the St. Paul trash referendum

The city's system needs fixes, but it shouldn't be scrapped.
Editorial
November 4

St. Paul election endorsements

The Editorial Board makes its picks in Tuesday's election.
Editorial
November 4

There's much at stake in the U.K.'s snap election

Watch closely, Minnesota. The U.K. is this state's seventh-largest export market.
Editorial
November 4
This photo from September shows medications in a locked storage area that are slated for destruction at the police headquarters in Barberton, Ohio. Th

FindTreatment.gov is a pragmatic step in fight against opioids

New website backed by Trump administration will help search for addiction treatment.
Editorial
November 1
Jamokia Curry worked at Water Gremlin for two years and left in August. His daughter Ja’Naea, pictured, has high levels of lead in her blood. At lea

Minnesota should rein in Water Gremlin

Employees — and their families — should be protected from dangerous exposure to lead.
Editorial
November 1
Jodi Harpstead, commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Human Services, appeared before a state Senate committee on Wednesday about the agency’s

Audit reveals the extent of the mess at DHS

New commissioner is taking sensible steps, but a reorganization may be needed.
Editorial
October 31
Anti-government protesters shouted slogans as they marched against the central bank and the Lebanese government in Beirut on Oct. 31.

Growing global protest movement rolls, roils

As citizens take to the streets across continents, Lebanon's prime minister resigns.
Editorial
October 31
This year's election day is Nov. 5.

Choosing leaders for St. Paul schools

The Editorial Board recommends Castro, Ellis, Kopp and Marchese in Nov. 5 school board races.
Editorial
October 30
This year's Election Day is Nov. 5.

Our picks in the St. Paul City Council election

The Editorial Board recommends six incumbents, one newcomer on the Nov. 5 ballot.
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