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Flawed decisions have tough consequences

Eye-opening and jaw-dropping would best describe police raises recently approved by members of the Jonesboro City Council. And more are coming. In all, police officers will receive nearly $871,000 in raises this year, a whopping 13.35 percent overall pay hike.. . .

'Just listen to what you heard'

In some ways, it was the most memorable line of Monday's presidential debate. It came after Donald Trump had stumbled through a non-responsive response to a simple question: Why did it take him so long to concede President Barack Obama was born in the U.S.? In. . .

Amendment to limit medical awards: A Trojan Horse

A proposed amendment to the Arkansas Constitution to limit non-economic damage awards in medical wrongful death and injury cases is a Trojan Horse. Even before discussing the problems with the proposed amendment it's important to note that there is no consensus. . .

Sniffles and The Cyber go to town

My heart went out to Donald Trump Monday night when it appeared that he was under the weather. What could be worse than to be sick, sniffling through his first presidential debate just days after he was challenging Hillary Clinton's health and, during the debate,. . .

At Monday night's debate, Hillary Clinton reassured a fearful world

Watching Monday night's presidential debate from a country that has been bankrupted by populist economic ideas was instructive: Argentina's experience shows that good countries can make very bad political decisions that have lasting costs. Visiting in Buenos. . .

Aleppo: The lesson the world always seems to forget

In April of 1937, the war planes of Nazi Germany and fascist Italy chose a market day to bomb a Basque town, one of the first times a civilian population was deliberately targeted. Pablo Picasso, a native of Spain, quickly reacted by depicting the horror in his. . .

It’s time for Trump

Now that all of my inside-the-beltway, elitist, morally superior friends and colleagues have weighed in with their self-righteous denunciations of Donald Trump, it's my turn. After initially opposing his candidacy for president, I have come around to another. . .