In Illinois, we are all about building bridges. Our state is bordered by rivers. We are crisscrossed by railroads. There are enough miles of road that are under state and local jurisdiction to circle the globe almost six times. In other words, there ...
The following editorial was provided by Bloomberg News: RESPONDING to revelations of the Trump administration's luxe travel habits, which have already cost one Cabinet secretary his job, the House government oversight committee has opened an investigatio
The following editorial appeared Oct. 30 in the Chicago Tribune: AMERICANS love their national parks. Last year, these lands attracted 331 million people -- a record number and an increase of 7.7 percent over 2015. But that love is a mixed blessing for th
LAST month's announcement by Equifax that its consumer-credit database suffered a catastrophic hacking attack meant that nearly half of all Americans had their Social Security
This editorial appeared Oct. 12 in the Record in Bergen County, N.J. WHEN someone signs up to serve in the U.S. military, that person goes in with eyes open knowing they might be sent to a foreign field, unfriendly waters or dangerous skies. These are ou