From the daily archives: Tuesday, November 17, 2015

A woman in a doctor’s office in our area was heard to say she was happy to know that any effort to keep out refugees would stop all of those “Sicilians” from landing on our shores. That was a head-turner as various nations desperately try to figure out what to do with massive war-driven migration across European borders. It once again alerted us to the unwashed views of many folks about the staggering reality of a horrific world that defies solutions.

So you can forgive the woman’s error about the terrorist peril and paralysis the past few days that even […]

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Over the last two days Ohio’s governor made several stops in New Hampshire, including a meet-and-greet at the Exeter Inn before stopping at Gilchrist Metal Fabricating in Hudson followed by yet another town hall meeting at the Belknap Mills in Laconia.

Odds are good that Gov. John Kasich didn’t talk about just how poorly he did last week in the fourth Republican presidential debate, which was confirmed in a new poll of 1,000 Republican-leaning voters that showed exactly how bad he tanked in Milwaukee, Wisconsin last Tuesday evening.

A new HuffPost/YouGov poll showed the drubbing Mr. Kasich took following […]

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State Rep. Ron Maag, R-Lebanon, continues his laser-like focus on the most pressing needs in our great Buckeye State, this time around presenting a bill to make sure Uncle Conrad and Aunt Jennie can arrive strapped while dropping little Timmy off at day care.

An email from the Buckeye Firearms Association elaborates:

Substitute House Bill 48… is scheduled for a vote by the full House on Tuesday, November 17, 2015.

The bill, which passed out of the House State Government Committee back in June by a 9-2 vote, seeks to restore Ohioans’ right to carry in day care facilities (unless they post “no-guns”), private airplanes, school safety […]

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