Opinion column: Making progress, but war on opiods is not yet over

Opinion column: Making progress, but war on opiods is not yet over

For far too long, prescription pain medication, heroin, and fentanyl have broken families apart and devastated communities in Ohio. In 2017, our opioi...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Guest column: Crawford County Criminal Justice Levy a necessity

Guest column: Crawford County Criminal Justice Levy a necessity

Crawford County residents, I am reaching out to you and asking for your vote for the renewal of the Criminal Justice Levy. This levy is a 2.75 mills a...

October 12th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: Democrats are having a bidding war

Opinion column: Democrats are having a bidding war

The Democrats “debate” looked like an auction to me, or a poker game: “I’ll see you and raise you $10 trillion dollars!”...

October 10th, 2019 |  



Opionion column: Congress should lower out-of-pocket Medicare Part D costs

Opionion column: Congress should lower out-of-pocket Medicare Part D costs

As Congress considers proposals to bring down drug costs for seniors, one plan they must consider is capping the out-of-pocket costs for Medicare Part...

October 9th, 2019 |  


Opinion Column: James Madison’s nightmare is our reality

Opinion Column: James Madison’s nightmare is our reality

“In all very numerous assemblies, of whatever characters composed, passion never fails to wrest the scepter from reason.” – James Ma...

October 5th, 2019 |  


Ohio House Bill 338: Harmful, helpful or both?

Ohio House Bill 338: Harmful, helpful or both?

According to www.mentalhealthamerica.net, “Despite the fact that most people with serious mental illnesses are never violent, and 95-97% of gun ...

October 2nd, 2019 |  


Opinion column: The medical care ‘Wheel of Misfortune’

You finally get your dream and are selected to be a contestant on Wheel of Fortune. You get to see Pat Sajak and Vanna White! You win a vacation to so...

September 30th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: The medical care ‘Wheel of Misfortune’

Opinion column: The medical care ‘Wheel of Misfortune’

You finally get your dream and are selected to be a contestant on Wheel of Fortune. You get to see Pat Sajak and Vanna White! You win a vacation to so...

September 28th, 2019 updated: September 26th, 2019. |  


Opinion column: The wrong approach to drug control

Opinion column: The wrong approach to drug control

It’s been a rough summer for Americans battling chronic diseases.The Trump administration scrapped a proposal that would have reformed the presc...

September 26th, 2019 |  


Rob Portman column: What Ohioans told me in August

Rob Portman column: What Ohioans told me in August

At the end of each summer, Congress typically adjourns, letting me spend more time in Ohio instead of commuting back and forth to Washington every wee...

September 25th, 2019 updated: September 25th, 2019. |