Column: Jumping in to Medicare For All with eyes closed tight

Column: Jumping in to Medicare For All with eyes closed tight

The recent unveiling of the ballyhooed House of Representatives Medicare for All Act of 2019 bill will be met with chants of “equal healthcare for a...

March 8th, 2019 updated: March 8th, 2019. |  


Column: American cars mean American jobs

Column: American cars mean American jobs

Earlier this summer, on the very same day GM laid off workers at its historic plant in Lordstown, we got word that GM plans to build its new Chevy Bla...

August 16th, 2018 |  


More good paying jobs needed in Ohio

More good paying jobs needed in Ohio

Last week we celebrated Labor Day, a chance to recognize the importance of workers and reflect on the future of our workforce during changing times. O...

September 15th, 2017 |  



Column: Our coaches deserve better than this

Column: Our coaches deserve better than this

Please stop! During the weekend, I received in my email a bunch of screen shots from a Twitter account of someone in the Galion district who may or...

July 27th, 2017 updated: July 27th, 2017. |  


Russ Kent: Is the temper tantrum over?

Russ Kent: Is the temper tantrum over?

The “Crying Game” was a pretty good 1992 movie starring Forest Whitaker. If they make a movie about the 2016 presidential election and the run ...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 21st, 2017. |  


Why have you forsaken us?

Why have you forsaken us?

An excellent question; and a question every police officer across this country should be asking our media, our politicians, and each one of us. Becaus...

September 21st, 2016 updated: September 21st, 2016. |  


Politics, without being too political

Politics, without being too political

The GOP has taken over Cleveland. In a few weeks, the Democrats will take over Philadelphia. Everyone is talking politics. In my private life, I...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


Thomas Lucente: Political discourse in sorry state

Thomas Lucente: Political discourse in sorry state

Between Aug. 21, 1858, and Oct. 15, 1858, U.S. Sen. Stephen A. Douglas, D-Ill., met Republican challenger Abraham Lincoln in a series of seven debates...

March 20th, 2016 |  


Thomas Lucente: Trump is the problem, not the answer

Thomas Lucente: Trump is the problem, not the answer

As someone who usually votes for the Libertarian Party candidate, the idea that Donald Trump could actually win the Republican Party nomination should...

March 6th, 2016 |  


Thomas Lucente: Flint water crisis — You can’t make this stuff up

The hypocrisy of the left is always entertaining, though quite dangerous. The thing is, they simply don’t see it.Let’s take the water cris...

February 7th, 2016 |