| Dec 3, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Are you a “UVA truther”? In other words, are you an abhorrent, woman-hating, “pro-rape Republican”?
Or are you a “feminazi” guided by “rape crisis fantasy” and driven by emotions over logic?
| Nov 17, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Support golf clubs
It's amazing how many people step forward in a community to defend a concept they never supported.
Some communities that have closed or are planning to close their golf courses did not require homeowners to support the golf course,...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:10 PM
One reason I enjoy this food column is I get to discover and rediscover fun places to eat locally. It also gives me a break from writing about politics, but this week the two crossed paths.
You can't mention Skosh Monahan's Steakhouse and Irish Pub,...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 12:59 PM
If you think about it, all people (except psychopaths) live their lives with the libertarian values of persuasion instead of coercion.
That is to say we cannot force people to like us or socialize with us. Instead, we either have a fulfilling social...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Sen. Dick Durbin has long said that he and his wife, Loretta, an Illinois lobbyist, take pains to separate their work and avoid conflicts of interest.
But a Tribune investigation has found instances in which Loretta Durbin's clients have received...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 5:16 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- It wouldn't be a photo-finish gubernatorial contest without a rush of pollsters proclaiming at T-minus One Day that the race between Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist was too close to call.
| Oct 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
An avalanche of free money strikes Alaska on Thursday as the oil-rich state government deposits $1,884 into the bank account of nearly every year-round resident.
The $1.1-billion payout is the third-largest since the Alaska government began using...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 3:18 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Gov. Rick Scott is leading among men, while Democratic challenger Charlie Crist is running away with Florida's women voters.
That's one take-away from the latest Quinnipiac University survey released Wednesday.
The poll found both...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 7:25 AM
Republican Larry Hogan canceled an appearance today at a gubernatorial forum about child care and early education.
Campaign spokesman Adam Dubitksy said Hogan has been ill and visited a doctor today. Hogan will take today to recuperate before hitting...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 10:17 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Another day, another couple of polls showing the battle between Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist a nose too close to call.
A CNN poll released Tuesday found both men with 44 percent support among likely...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:58 PM
Using a daughter's compelling testimonial and a rally in Annapolis, Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan is fighting rival Anthony G. Brown's attempt to persuade voters that Hogan would take the state backward on such matters as abortion and...