May 19, 2010 RSS feed / Opinions

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Secrecy at TVA

The Tennessee Valley Authority came to its senses and agreed recently to release executive salary information, but it took a public trip to the woodshed courtesy of two Tennessee congressmen to do it.   More...

Who really knew?

Several questions are burning my brain after last week’s flare-up over The Wall Street Journal’s decision to run a photo of Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan playing softball.     More...

Check out 1480 AM Radio

To the Editor:   Quite accidently I stumbled onto 1480 AM Radio, and all day long I listed to the music from the days when I was in high school at Fleming High.   More...

Charter schools doomed to fail

When Gov. Steve Beshear announced the budget compromise, he left the door open to adding other topics to the special session of the General Assembly. He should resist the urge to include a charter schools bill in his call.   More...

Special session should focus on budget only

When the Kentucky General Assembly left Frankfort in April without a state budget, it gave Gov. Steve Beshear a chance to exhibit leadership.   More...

Silly season has arrived

I’d like to believe it’s the arrival of spring or maybe just the general decline in civility and common sense that seems to always be in the air in Washington. More...

Let’s play game of ‘Imagine’

Let*s play a game, shall we? The name of the game is called “Imagine.”   More...

Oil and electricity don’t mix

To the Editor:   I enjoyed reading Jim Hightower’s piece about the consequences of our nation’s addiction to oil featured in last week’s paper. More...