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Specht: Broaden your news, and views

Where do you get your news? It’s an important question, especially during this time of turmoil and division.  Do...

Randy Brown: Mom is the reason we are the way we are

My timing is sometimes just a little bit off track. And, such is case here. We celebrated yet another Mother’s Day now...

David Specht: More entitlements mean more political power

I am not a conspiracy theorist. I leave that up to those who have the time to do such things. However, I...

Phillip Rozeman: Looking ahead – realistic expectations

Over the last few weeks, we have watched the global pandemic and economic recession unfold on our television and computer screens. The...

Royal Alexander: Constitution doesn’t disappear in a crisis

Our state and country have been, understandably, so focused on the health emergency that it is easy to lose sight of one...

Randy Brown: America will strike back

In recent weeks, the virtual economic shutdown of the greatest economy the world has ever known has made all us look at...

Thomas Pressly: The lessons learned from COVID-19

The lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic should be an eye opener for leaders on all levels of government. The challenges faced...

Phillip Rozeman: COVID-19 and the economy

It is hard to look forward when looking down the barrel of the dual crisis of a deadly pandemic and a historic...

Alexander: Constitutional issues at play during COVID-19

Royal Alexander | Special to the Press-Tribune While a disconcerting and difficult time for many Americans, the brilliance of...

Letter: LASS takes stand on misinformation regarding the impact on student learning due...

Local superintendents across the state have dedicated their professional lives to the education of Louisiana’s public school children. As such, they shoulder...