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A voice of relative moderation



The day has arrived in the Democratic Party when Sherrod Brown is a kind of moderate.The impeccably progressive Ohio senator who has occupied a spot o… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

The snow won’t stop Klobuchar



It snowed on Amy Klobuchar as she announced her run for president. And while that might be a bad omen for some candidates, the icy weather accurately … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Were the MAGA hat teens victims of the Trump effect?



Remember the “red hat” kids?Remember the video-recorded face-off between students from Kentucky’s all-male Covington Catholic High School, some of who… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Several bills were introduced



This week, we really got rolling on committee work. Last week, many bills were still being assigned to committees so there weren’t as many available … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Democrats ready for the ultimate fishing expedition



Yes, Democrats want to start a new investigation into already-under-investigation Trump-Russia allegations. And yes, they want to investigate Trump as… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Amazon decided to go home



Amazon is taking its ball and going home, and New York Democrats are actually celebrating.I wasn’t a huge fan of the deal New York and Amazon worked o… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

What can you say this time?



Amid all the calls for the resignation of Gov. Ralph Northam, who admitted to wearing blackface makeup in the 1980s when he was a medical student, gue… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Wilder should serve as a role model for Virginia leaders



WASHINGTON — As President Donald J. Trump climbs to the highest approval rating he has reached in his presidency, we keep hearing about how much troub… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Dads need their very own emojis



For the umpteenth straight year, I have failed to enact on my longstanding goal to create a very specific piece of technology that will be associated … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Trump can only win again if Democrats keep moving leftward



Donald Trump can’t win in 2020 but the Democrats can lose, and they seem determined to give it their best shot.Straight-line predictions are the undoi… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.


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