Columns - Aledo Times Record - Aledo, IL http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/article/20121123/NEWS/311239997/1008/OPINION aledotimesrecord.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:20:57 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins: Correcting mistakes of past immigration laws http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170220/mark-l-hopkins-correcting-mistakes-of-past-immigration-laws?rssfeed=true Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:35:13 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170220/mark-l-hopkins-correcting-mistakes-of-past-immigration-laws Kent Bush: Do we really need to make a mammophant? http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170220/kent-bush-do-we-really-need-to-make-mammophant?rssfeed=true Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:23:28 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170220/kent-bush-do-we-really-need-to-make-mammophant Matthew T. Mangino: Rhetoric fuels increase of hate http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170217/matthew-t-mangino-rhetoric-fuels-increase-of-hate?rssfeed=true Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:58:00 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170217/matthew-t-mangino-rhetoric-fuels-increase-of-hate Arthur I. Cyr: Japan-U.S. alliance advances — with Pacific and global significance http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170214/arthur-i-cyr-japan-us-alliance-advances--with-pacific-and-global-significance?rssfeed=true Tue, 14 Feb 2017 15:49:57 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170214/arthur-i-cyr-japan-us-alliance-advances--with-pacific-and-global-significance Mark L. Hopkins: Why did the U.S. Constitution need the Second Amendment? http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170213/mark-l-hopkins-why-did-us-constitution-need-second-amendment?rssfeed=true Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:10:05 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170213/mark-l-hopkins-why-did-us-constitution-need-second-amendment Matthew T. Mangino: Trump administration dealt a setback: ‘See you in court’ http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170210/matthew-t-mangino-trump-administration-dealt-setback-see-you-in-court?rssfeed=true Fri, 10 Feb 2017 14:46:35 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170210/matthew-t-mangino-trump-administration-dealt-setback-see-you-in-court Arthur I. Cyr: Frictions ironically help underscore Australia alliance http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170207/arthur-i-cyr-frictions-ironically-help-underscore-australia-alliance?rssfeed=true Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:38:42 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170207/arthur-i-cyr-frictions-ironically-help-underscore-australia-alliance Mark L. Hopkins: The Second Amendment and Shays’ Rebellion http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170206/mark-l-hopkins-second-amendment-and-shays-rebellion?rssfeed=true Mon, 06 Feb 2017 17:28:26 +0000 Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170206/mark-l-hopkins-second-amendment-and-shays-rebellion Matthew T. Mangino: Trump’s nominee ‘Won’t be another Scalia’ http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170203/matthew-t-mangino-trumps-nominee-wont-be-another-scalia?rssfeed=true Fri, 03 Feb 2017 14:24:04 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170203/matthew-t-mangino-trumps-nominee-wont-be-another-scalia Kent Bush: Trump delivers on Supreme Court promise http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170202/kent-bush-trump-delivers-on-supreme-court-promise?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Feb 2017 15:56:35 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/opinion/20170202/kent-bush-trump-delivers-on-supreme-court-promise Arthur I. Cyr: British prime minister’s visit underscores vital U.S. ties http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170201/arthur-i-cyr-british-prime-ministers-visit-underscores-vital-us-ties?rssfeed=true Wed, 01 Feb 2017 15:35:08 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170201/arthur-i-cyr-british-prime-ministers-visit-underscores-vital-us-ties Matthew T. Mangino: Is inadequate treatment impacting Chicago’s murder rate? http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170127/matthew-t-mangino-is-inadequate-treatment-impacting-chicagos-murder-rate?rssfeed=true Fri, 27 Jan 2017 14:32:21 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170127/matthew-t-mangino-is-inadequate-treatment-impacting-chicagos-murder-rate Arthur I. Cyr: Good news for the New Year — and beyond http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170124/arthur-i-cyr-good-news-for-new-year--and-beyond?rssfeed=true Tue, 24 Jan 2017 17:29:28 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170124/arthur-i-cyr-good-news-for-new-year--and-beyond Rick Holmes: The president we’ll miss http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170123/rick-holmes-president-well-miss/1?rssfeed=true Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:33:34 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170123/rick-holmes-president-well-miss/1 Matthew T. Mangino: Police body cameras ‘Ready! Set! Action!’ http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170120/matthew-t-mangino-police-body-cameras-ready-set-action?rssfeed=true Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:55:33 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170120/matthew-t-mangino-police-body-cameras-ready-set-action Rick Holmes: Writing America’s next chapter http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170119/rick-holmes-writing-americas-next-chapter?rssfeed=true Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:00:29 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170119/rick-holmes-writing-americas-next-chapter Arthur I. Cyr: Defense Secretary’s military background a plus http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170117/arthur-i-cyr-defense-secretarys-military-background-plus?rssfeed=true Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:27:16 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170117/arthur-i-cyr-defense-secretarys-military-background-plus Rick Holmes: The tests facing Trump http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170116/rick-holmes-tests-facing-trump?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:32:00 +0000 Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170116/rick-holmes-tests-facing-trump Matthew T. Mangino: A farewell and a warning http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170113/matthew-t-mangino-farewell-and-warning?rssfeed=true Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:33:35 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170113/matthew-t-mangino-farewell-and-warning Arthur I. Cyr: Intelligence agencies go public http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170111/arthur-i-cyr-intelligence-agencies-go-public?rssfeed=true Wed, 11 Jan 2017 17:20:42 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.aledotimesrecord.com/news/20170111/arthur-i-cyr-intelligence-agencies-go-public