Guest Commentary


ISIS is contained, President Obama?

The November 13 Paris terrorist attack was well-coordinated with suicide bombings, grenade attacks, deadly shootings and hostage taking.

Manhattan Project National Historic Park an exciting step

Washingtonians have a monumental reason to celebrate an exciting new development for the Tri-Cities community, our state and our nation: the opening of America’s newest national park.

A good Republican slugfest

A funny thing happened at the Republican primary debate in Milwaukee Tuesday night.

Living with re-GRETS

Windy found his audience out the side door of the sale barn, admiring a pen of cattle they had no intention of buying.

The war on girls’ privacy

Dear parents, when you vote next November, please remember which party wants your daughters to share their school locker rooms and showers with boys.

Don’t put children in the hands of carpet-bagging environmentalists

I’ve never been in favor of allowing adults to use children to advance political agendas.

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Our nation’s veterans: Why they’re special

Make no mistake about it: every civilian who does his job conscientiously and delivers an honest day’s work for an honest day’s pay deserves a pat on the back.

Veterans Day by the numbers

“I had no idea that many men and women have served our country in our armed forces.”

Honoring service of our veterans

In a nation of lovers of freedom and liberty, one needs to look no further for examples of patriotism in action than to our veterans. Their service kept us safe and defended the freedoms we enjoy as citizens.

What’s the beef about?

The World Health Organization is the United Nations‘ public-health arm. I think we should change its name to the World Killjoy Organization — at least where its position on meat eating is concerned.

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Syria Quagmire

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Another red line?

Will lawmakers represent the people, or rule them?

Based on the initial results for Initiative 1366, voters want the opportunity to add to the 20-plus supermajority restrictions already in Washington’s constitution.

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How will you protect privacy?

As we move into the Christmas shopping season, retailers are predicting a banner year for “drone” sales in our state. Given the absence of laws governing their use, and possible misuse, anyone concerned about privacy should be taking note of what’s happening around the nation.

Election night buzz

This past Tuesday was an election night like no other I’ve experienced at the Daily Sun News.