Opinion

Labor unions in Illinois nervously awaiting November

America’s union is under assault. And I don’t mean the republic for which it stands.    Labor organizations today find themselves boxed into a corner after a few very vexing months of major losses. Now, one of the most illuminating examples of vexation is happening in Illinois, in the current race for governor.    Never have union…

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Why are we spending all this money to protect Scott AFB?

    Last summer the U.S. House of Representatives spent its last days before the August recess taking yet another vote to repeal Obamacare and pass a farm bill that stripped out food stamps — neither of which had any chance of passing the Senate much less being signed by the President.     When asked by…

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