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  • Editorials

    EDITORIAL: Pa. needs a strong shield law for journalists

    Apparently, shooting the messenger is much more appealing to a statewide grand jury than actually investigating how the information was leaked in the first place.

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  • Opinion

    Citizens United will stifle business innovation

    Five years after the Supreme Court handed down its decision in Citizens United v. FEC, the United States is still feeling its ill effects.

    By David Levine Courtesy of the American Forum |

  • Columns

    Think About It: Before I Go Blind

    “What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.”

    By Don Meyer, Ph.D. Columnist |

  • Opinion

    On Inauguration Day, campaign rhetoric meets governing reality for Wolf

    We congratulate Tom Wolf on becoming Governor of Pennsylvania. Today is the day where campaign rhetoric meets governing reality — simple math will challenge the unaffordable promises that Governor Wolf made on the campaign trail. Gov. Wolf will face the reality that you can grow the government or you can grow the economy, but you can’t grow both.

    By Matthew J. Brouillette Courtesy of the Commonwealth Foundation |

  • Opinion

    Keystone Pipeline: Foreign profits, American risk

    Media coverage of the Keystone XL pipeline is coalescing around a single narrative. It goes like this: environmentalists oppose the pipeline because of climate change concerns, and U.S. construction companies support the pipeline because it creates jobs.

    By Katherine McFate Courtesy of the American Forum |

  • Columns

    Think About It: Where I’m From, Part II

    “Life can be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.”

    By Don Meyer, Ph.D. Columnist |

  • Opinion

    Commissioner Farrell: Opportunities in Chester County increasing in 2015

    The citizens of Chester County have a myriad of opportunities as we begin 2015 and close out a successful 2014.

    By Terence Farrell Guest Columnist |

  • Opinion

    Sen. Dinniman: Thank you for your thoughts

    I would like to thank all who have reached out to me, my wife and my daughter after the recent loss of our beloved family dog Henry. Your letters, cards, e-mails and social media posts truly helped us cope with this new painful void in our home.

    By Andy Dinniman Guest Columnist |

  • Columns

    Think About It: Where I’m From, Part I

    “Remember, you are the expert on you. No one else sees the world as you do; no one else has your material to draw from.”

    By Don Meyer, Ph.D. Columnist |

  • Opinion

    Truth and Reconciliation process could help stem racial friction

    The killings of Michael Brown and Eric Garner have sparked a national outcry to end the epidemic of police brutality against black men. I believe our greatest hope lies in creating a truth and reconciliation process — starting in Ferguson, Missouri — that can get to the roots of a long history of racial trauma and open the way for healing.

    By Fania Davis Courtesy of the American Forum |

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