Opinion

How Donald Trump could become a two-term president

    Given the challenges of the American presidency, Donald Trump faces an uphill battle no matter how the world spins the next four years. And given his personality, he’s likely to charge the incline the way Col. Teddy Roosevelt did in the Spanish-American War.    Roosevelt’s Rough Riders, of course, accomplished one of the great victories…

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Clinging to our economic past is not the way forward

By ALAN J. ORTBALS    I was watching the Today Show a few Sunday mornings ago. If you haven’t seen it lately, they’ve revamped their format into a news magazine show that takes a look at a variety of issues over its one-hour broadcast. It’s a huge improvement over their daily doses of pablum.    One of…

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