Opinion

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Foreign labor hurts Indiana’s working class

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Congress is considering the biggest immigration overhaul in half a century. The Securing America’s Future Act would reduce legal immigration by half and drastically scale back admittances of low-skilled workers. The bill introduced by House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte and cosponsored ...

NEWS-SENTINEL EDITORIAL: What is the real issue?

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The Indiana Legislature’s special session was held Monday as planned, and, no, it didn’t cost Indiana taxpayers $30,000 as Democrats complained it would. The special session at the Statehouse in Indianapolis was ordered by Gov. Eric Holcomb after bickering Republicans couldn’t get their ...

MICHELLE MALKIN: There are two sides to the Melania Trump story

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Need more evidence that there are two Americas? Here: Left-wing hatred of Melania Trump is inversely proportional to flyover admiration for the first lady. In just the last month, late-night clown Jimmy Kimmel mocked Trump’s Slovenian accent, CNN contributor April Ryan attacked her as “not ...

CAL THOMAS: Entitlement-driven Clinton leads a tour of bitterness

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MELBOURNE, Australia — When you hear “world tour” you usually think of superstars performing concerts in various cities for adoring fans. Not so with the presidentially deprived, entitlement-driven Hillary Clinton. Last week, Clinton came to Melbourne, Australia’s second largest city, ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What makes a city great?

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My anecdote: a hometown gal, an architect now living in New York City, I was surprised, embarrassed, and ultimately appalled that I couldn’t find a taxi to take me from the airport to my ailing mother’s home in southwest Fort Wayne. Four other passengers were also stranded; we were ...

NEWS-SENTINEL EDITORIAL: Getting out of Iran deal was right move

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When President Trump announced Tuesday the U.S. will withdraw from the nuclear accord with Iran, fulfilling a campaign promise he made in 2016, his move was endorsed by Indiana Republicans Sen. Todd Young and 3rd District Congressman Jim Banks, among others. The U.S. joined the United ...

Tip of the Hat for May 9, 2018

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Tip of the hat to Lisa Yoquelet and the crew at the line County Line Marathon for providing 4- to 6-piece chicken meals to go with the drinks I already purchased for the four members of the Arcola Volunteer Fire Department who were left to tend to the hot spots at a large barn fire across from ...

The Rant for May 9, 2018

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The Rant is The News-Sentinel’s anonymous sound-off forum. The readers’ views expressed here do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of The News-Sentinel. Democrat Courtney Tritch's campaign is a joke. In order to win a CONGRESSIONAL race, you have to campaign in more than just ...