Here's a way to save the legislative session

Here's a way to save the legislative session

State officials should want to keep control of employment rules.

Lamentable Brexit poses global challenge

June 24
Lamentable Brexit poses global challenge
Globalism's challenges are best met by reforming, not rejecting, alliances.

U.S. House sit-in reflects new momentum for reasonable gun laws

June 23
U.S. House sit-in reflects new momentum for reasonable gun laws
Failure of modest Senate bill is a setback, but there's reason for optimism.
Editorial
June 22

It's time to get serious about social media, terrorism

The U.S. needs national and international strategies that effectively balance security and free speech.
Editorial
June 21

Silva's ouster is costly and risky for St. Paul schools

Now it's up to change-driven board to prove it has a better plan for district.
Editorial
June 20

A wasteful Minnesota tax break on military pensions

One can appreciate the sacrifices of vets but still question new state policy.
Editorial
June 17

World must not retreat from global migration crisis

Governments, international institutions and individuals all must lead.
Editorial
June 17

Gun violence in America: We're all responsible

Too many life-loving Americans have failed to do their part.
Editorial
June 17

Minnesota Legislature stepped up to address glaring disparities

If successful, grants should help boost the state's economy and benefit all.
Editorial
June 16

Federal tax credits are misused on costly artist lofts in Twin Cities

Affordable housing programs shouldn't add to racial inequities.
Editorial
June 15

Pick up the pace of legislative talks in Minnesota

Transit governance improvements can wait until 2017.
Editorial
June 14

SCSU president's death is felt in St. Cloud and beyond

Earl Potter built town-and-gown ties that helped central Minnesota.
Editorial
June 14

New St. Paul police chief stresses building ties with diverse communities

Todd Axtell is a good fit for what the Police Department needs now.
Editorial
June 13

Unity — and honesty — needed in Orlando's wake

America must confront hard truths and appeal to timeless values.
Editorial
June 13

Once again, a terrorized nation grieves mass murder

Americans must respond to Florida attack with unity in the face of hate.
Editorial
June 12

In-school cops can play a key role in keeping students safe

But to do the job well, police need proper training and support.
Editorial
June 10

Outrage over Stanford rape case verdict is justified

Rape on college campus is as much a crime as rape anywhere else.
Editorial
June 10

Bolster police training for mental health crisis intervention

Star Tribune's 'A Cry for Help' series provides insight into the complexity.
Editorial
June 9

Talk, work and unite to stop the gunfire

More should share information about shootings to reduce gun violence.
Editorial
June 9

Minnesota takes action on anti-radicalization funding even as federal officials fall short

To its credit, the Legislature supported grant money for Somali-Americans.
Editorial
June 8

History has been made, and now comes the hard part

Hillary Clinton appears to have found her voice and message just in time.
Editorial
June 7

Revive tax bill as part of a special session for Minnesota Legislature

State lawmakers can still redeem a disappointing two-year cycle.
Editorial
June 6

Mayo Clinic wins a key building block for medicine's future

Location of precision medicine "biobank" burnishes state's health care reputation.