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Aug 2 2015 - 2:56pm || Comments

The Big Island as seen by Hawaii Tribune-Herald cartoonist Gary Hoff.

  • Posted: Aug 3 2015 - 1:30am

    The exaggerations and half-truths that some Republicans are using to derail President Barack Obama’s important and necessary nuclear deal with Iran are beyond ugly. Invoking the Holocaust, Mike Huckabee, a contender for the Republican presidential nomination, has accused Obama of marching Israelis “to the door of the oven.” Tom Cotton, a senator from Arkansas, has compared Secretary of State John Kerry, who helped negotiate the deal, to Pontius Pilate.

  • | Posted: Aug 3 2015 - 1:30am

    WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans, teeming with righteous indignation, last week introduced S. 1881, “a bill to prohibit federal funding of Planned Parenthood of America.”

  • Posted: Aug 3 2015 - 1:30am

    The Fed’s misplaced optimism sends the wrong message to Americans who are still not getting ahead.

  • Posted: Aug 2 2015 - 2:56pm

    The Big Island as seen by Hawaii Tribune-Herald cartoonist Gary Hoff.

  • Posted: Aug 2 2015 - 1:30am

    The landmark 2002 No Child Left Behind law was built on compelling principles: All children can learn. Every school should be held responsible for students’ academic growth.

  • | Posted: Aug 2 2015 - 1:30am

    WASHINGTON — Executives of Planned Parenthood’s federally subsidized meat markets — your tax dollars at work — lack the courage of their convictions. They should drop the pretense of conducting a complex moral calculus about the organs they harvest from the babies they kill.

  • Posted: Aug 2 2015 - 1:30am

    Cattle chute

  • Posted: Aug 1 2015 - 1:30am

    In the 50 years since they were signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson, Medicare and Medicaid have grown into health insurance behemoths, covering one-third of all Americans and accounting for $4 of every $10 spent on health care here. Widely supported by beneficiaries, the programs have been dramatically successful on many fronts: Medicare has extended health insurance to nearly all the elderly, and Medicaid provides vital prenatal and maternity care for almost half of U.S. births. ... But the programs’ size is also their biggest challenge.

  • Posted: Aug 1 2015 - 1:30am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Ken Catalino, Creators.com.

  • | Posted: Aug 1 2015 - 1:30am

    WASHINGTON — It is good to be President Barack Obama these days.

  • Posted: Aug 1 2015 - 1:30am

    A black eye

  • | Posted: Jul 31 2015 - 1:31am

    WASHINGTON — For the first time in 105 years, a speaker of the House is the target of what parliamentarians call a “motion to vacate the chair” — and what other people might call an attempt to throw the speaker out on his ear.

  • Posted: Jul 31 2015 - 1:30am

    Save Pahoa

  • Posted: Jul 31 2015 - 1:30am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Marshall Ramsey, The Clarion-Ledger.

  • Posted: Jul 30 2015 - 1:31am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Tom Stiglich, Creators.com.