Salt’s role in American and Indian independence

By Rivera SunContributing ColumnistIn this new millennium marked by the looming threat of transnational trade deals like the Transpacific Partnership ...

August 12th, 2015 |  


New Chamber directory has arrived

New Chamber directory has arrived

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August 12th, 2015 |  


Supporters of diplomacy over war must speak up

By Kevin Martin and Phyllis BennisContributing ColumnistsMembers of Congress are fleeing Washington’s steam bath for their August recess, making...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Summer a time to reflect and plan

Summer a time to reflect and plan

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August 10th, 2015 |  


This time was supposed to be different

By Lee H. HamiltonContributing ColumnistThe most important function Congress serves is to debate and pass the federal budget. I know — it also l...

August 8th, 2015 |  


The icebreaker and #ShellNo

By Patrick T. HillerContributing ColumnistI don’t know any of the 13 activists who lowered themselves from the St. John ’s Bridge in Portl...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Eat right to stay healthy and enjoy life more

Eat right to stay healthy and enjoy life more

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August 6th, 2015 |  


Defending democracy

By Tom H. HastingsContributing ColumnistIn our wonderful land of America we have ongoing debates, discussions, and principled differences. To the exte...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Chamber has busy August planned

Chamber has busy August planned

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August 5th, 2015 |  


33% of veterans in backlog have died

By Thomas CrispContributing ColumnistMore than 238,000 of the 847,000 veterans in the pending backlog for health care through the Department of Vetera...

August 5th, 2015 |