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Op-ed: Is Rubio the one?

...vision for the future.As the cyber columnist Rich Galen wrote on his "Mullings" blog: "(Rubio) was either the smoothest politician on the stage, the best rehearsed, or both. He is comfortable on foreign policy, economic policy and fiscal policy. Best...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-11-14/op-ed-is-rubio-the-one
Opinion
Op-ed: Empty threat

...grown weary of wartime loss and even more so about lies their politicians have told to justify the tragedy of military adventures...operation and march on the path to what they consider glory.The politicians aren't exactly covering themselves with glory with their...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-11-17/op-ed-empty-threat
Opinion
Op-ed: The unpopularity contest

...nothing of the cops who try and stop journalists from doing their jobs for fear of having their misbehavior exposed.The politicians don't usually resort to physical violence. They try to neutralize the media by complaining that we're unfair, so we...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-11-14/op-ed-the-unpopularity-contest
Opinion
Op-ed: We blew it

Usually when politicians trash the media, I'm inclined to dismiss it as sour grapes over...other publicity stunt. After a while, even the most insensitive politician has to wonder, like Jeb Bush, whether all the hassle is worth...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-10-31/op-ed-we-blew-it
Opinion
Standard and Poor's downgrades Alaska rating outlook

...Services lowered the outlook on the State of Alaska's credit rating from "stable" to "negative" on Aug. 18, and gave politicians one year to reorganize the fiscal house before the downgrades accelerate.Standard and Poor's wrote that the current budget...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-18/standard-and-poors-downgrades-alaska
News
Local politicians speak at Industry Outlook Forum

Speeches from regional politicians opened and closed the 14th annual Kenai Peninsula Industry Outlook forum, held this week in Kenai's Old Carrs Mall. The forum's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-08/local-politicians-speak-at-industry-
News
Op-ed: Amateurs and wackos

...Used to be I couldn't spell 'politician.' Now I are one." Yes, it's...brains about it: "I'm not a politician," he insisted. "I don't want to be a politician. Because politicians do what is politically expedient...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-09/op-ed-amateurs-and-wackos
Opinion
Op-ed: The rail fantasy

The Amtrak crash outside of Philadelphia was an invitation for practically every politician in the Northeast and every transit expert in America to complain about lack of funding for the county's infrastructure. They...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-20/op-ed-the-rail-fantasy
Opinion
Here's a question: Who cares?

...the justification for it is that it can gauge whether the politician is hypocritical about the issue, but score one for Ted Cruz...to the platitudes we usually get.It's one thing for a politician to state that he is for prosperity or for protecting this...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-04-25/heres-a-question-who-cares
Opinion
Time for compromise in Cook Inlet fisheries

...Constitution has barred most claims, while at the same time every politician from D.C. to Juneau they have lobbied has turned a not...sport-fish lobby who have millions of dollars with which to buy politicians' votes with, and will continue to do so until the fifty...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-27/time-for-compromise-in-co
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