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Victimization, American-style



WASHINGTON — Of all the headlines about the scandals concerning the alleged past sins of one after another high official in Virginia, one struck me mo… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

A holiday from the holidays



One Father’s Day, when I was 6 years old, I asked my dad why there was no such thing as “Kids’ Day,” and he said, “Because every day is kids’ day.” An… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Has anyone in Congress really read the Constitution?



It’s great that members of Congress have located specific legislative language permitting the president to build a border wall, but I’m wondering: Has… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Equal needs to mean equal



Women finally achieved the right to vote when the 19th Amendment became law in 1920. Here’s a good way to celebrate its centennial: Ratify the Equal R… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

No One Should Forget



There were two victims in the horrific attack earlier this month on Jennifer Irigoyen in New York City. But the state’s law recognizes only one of the… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

First full week in the books



I’ve got one week under my belt. I’m continuing to learn my way around state government and the legislative process. Committee work started this week… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

It’s just a complex situation



WASHINGTON — As stories go, the face-off between Jeff Bezos and David Pecker (paging Charles Dickens) has all the elements of a 21st-century battle ro… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

The zingers don’t sting Democrats like they used to



When President Donald Trump invoked “alarm” in his State of the Union address over what he described as “new calls to adopt socialism in our country,”… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

The problem with ‘social justice’



Noah Rothman, a brilliant young writer and editor at Commentary Magazine, has just published his first book, and it’s about nonsense.Let me be clear: … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Can moderates talk Pelosi out of extreme border position?



As things stand now, a House and Senate conference committee is the only hope that Democrats and Republicans can reach agreement on border security an… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.


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