Our Opinion: Congress acts! — then gets override remorse

09/30/2016 05:45 PM EDT
The failure of Congress to act on important issues like the Zika virus and a Supreme Court vacancy is infuriating. 
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Our Opinion: State has no defense for its E-ZPass snafu
09/30/2016 05:31 PM EDT - The state, after prodding drivers to sign up for electronic tolling, was caught by surprise when drivers signed up. Full Story

Our Opinion: Lack of consistency for medical marijuana clinics
09/30/2016 05:40 AM EDT - While it seems unlikely that there would be an adequate patient base to support three or four medical marijuana clinics in Pittsfield, applicants for special permits should be treated consistently. Full Story

Our Opinion: Miraval plan deserves a special permit
09/29/2016 05:47 AM EDT - At some point, Lenox zoning officials will have to vote on a proposed Cranwell expansion, and after four public meetings the case against the project hasn't been made. Full Story

Our Opinion: Trump stance on climate change is a disqualifier
09/28/2016 05:35 AM EDT - One of the many deceits Donald Trump was caught in Monday night involved his stance on climate change, and it highlights a contrast between the two presidential candidates that can't be emphasized enough. Full Story

Our Opinion: Museum opens as racism still challenges US
09/26/2016 11:56 AM EDT - America's first national African-American museum opened Saturday as the police killings of black men continue to rock the nation. Full Story

Our Opinion: Trump charity most definitely benefits Trump
09/23/2016 05:55 PM EDT - Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump each have foundations but they don't have a lot in common. Full Story

Our Opinion: No good case for copycat assault weapons
09/23/2016 05:32 PM EDT - State gun dealers cited three constitutional amendments in filing a lawsuit against the attorney general, but didn't explain why copycat assault weapons must be protected. Full Story

Our Opinion: Trump isn't helping his cause with minority voters
09/23/2016 05:29 AM EDT - Given his history of bigoted remarks, Donald Trump has a chore ahead of him in persuading African-Americans to vote for him. Full Story

Our Opinion: Pittsfield can participate in refugee crisis solution
09/22/2016 05:59 AM EDT - Pittsfield and Berkshire County have watched from the sidelines as the world's refugee tragedy has unfolded. Full Story

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