wpostServer: http://css.washingtonpost.com/wpost

The Post Most: Opinions

direct signup

Today’s Opinions poll

Should the United States fund the service program AmeriCorps? President Obama would increase its budget. Rep. Paul Ryan would eliminate federal funding for the program.

Submit
Next
Review your answers and share

Join a Discussion

There are no discussions scheduled today.

Weekly schedule, past shows

All Opinions Are Local: May, 2013

Posted at 02:57 PM ET, 05/31/2013

Langley Park transit center finally moving forward

Right now, busy bus transfer station is a mess.

By Dan Malouff  |  02:57 PM ET, 05/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:21 PM ET, 05/30/2013

Virginia’s unpopularity contest

Good thing neither Cuccinelli or McAuliffe is running for prom king.

By Norman Leahy  |  01:21 PM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:47 PM ET, 05/29/2013

Cuccinelli the new Reagan?

The comparison may be a stretch, but his tax plan does have Reaganesque elements.

By Norman Leahy  |  01:47 PM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 05/28/2013

John Warner’s golden silence

If he still has sway with Republicans, his silence says a lot.

By Norman Leahy  |  03:30 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  local

Posted at 01:52 PM ET, 05/28/2013

No rush on offshore drilling in Virginia

The risks to established markets are too great.

By Peter Galuszka  |  01:52 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  local

Posted at 02:59 PM ET, 05/24/2013

In Va., the gifts scandal keeps on giving

Why did Ken Cuccinelli wait so long to flag an undisclosed payment for governor’s daughter’s wedding?

By Peter Galuszka  |  02:59 PM ET, 05/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 05/24/2013

The D.C. Council’s gas-tax surprise

Significant last-minute changes leave no time for public input.

By David Alpert  |  02:13 PM ET, 05/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 05/23/2013

Pluses and minuses of D.C. public land deals

Value of amenities like libraries and affordable housing can be hard to quantify.

By David Alpert  |  12:48 PM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 05/22/2013

Digital media and the Va. GOP convention

Social and online media cannot win the general election. But they most certainly can change that election’s course

By Norman Leahy  |  09:56 AM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 05/21/2013

An evening at Evermay

The music was good, but the setting was the star.

By Topher Mathews  |  02:00 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 05/21/2013

Bikeshare is a gateway to private biking

Program’s limits mean many users eventually get their own bicycles.

By David Alpert  |  12:05 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:54 AM ET, 05/20/2013

A Tea Party ticket in Virginia

Slate of staunch conservatives will make it tougher for Ken Cuccinelli to woo the center.

By Peter Galuszka  |  10:54 AM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:58 AM ET, 05/17/2013

Some good news for Maryland transit users

Weekend MARC service helps make up for loss of ICC bus routes.

By Dan Malouff  |  11:58 AM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 05/16/2013

Bait-and-switch on the ICC

Surprise! Maryland wants to pare back bus service on the highway.

By Dan Malouff  |  04:00 PM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:58 AM ET, 05/16/2013

Climate change and Virginia’s fisheries

More questions about the future of a struggling industry.

By Peter Galuszka  |  11:58 AM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 05/15/2013

A better way to bring jobs to Virginia, Take 2

Lieutenant governor candidate Pete Snyder puts his own money on the line.

By Norman Leahy  |  01:23 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 05/14/2013

Georgetown’s sugar habit

How long can it keep up with the next big thing in sweets?

By Topher Mathews  |  11:36 AM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 05/13/2013

Cuccinelli’s populist new ad

The campaign smartly places tax reform inside an everyman frame.

By Norman Leahy  |  12:31 PM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 05/09/2013

Keeping D.C. rent lower through ‘filtering’

The more high-end apartments there are, the lower your rent will be.

By David Alpert  |  01:35 PM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Local

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 05/08/2013

Cuccinelli’s ho-hum tax plan

It’s a nice break from the wedge issues, but all in all a bit underwhelming.

By Peter Galuszka  |  12:15 PM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 05/07/2013

McAuliffe’s focus is jobs. It should be turnout.

To win, he needs to convince less-engaged Obama voters to go to the polls.

By Norman Leahy  |  03:42 PM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 05/07/2013

When Georgetown was the wrong side of the creek

An 1879 map shows the area as it began the fall before the rise.

By Topher Mathews  |  11:51 AM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:09 PM ET, 05/06/2013

The real story in The Post’s Cuccinelli-McAuliffe poll

Democrats numbers among nonwhites are far from where they need to be.

By Norman Leahy  |  12:09 PM ET, 05/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 05/02/2013

Republicans step in front of McDonnell’s bulldozer

Opposition adds a new wrinkle to “Tri-County Parkway” controversy.

By Peter Galuszka  |  02:30 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 05/02/2013

Metro listens to feedback about its map

Overall, the design seems to be moving in the right direction.

By David Alpert  |  01:02 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 05/01/2013

McAuliffe’s gauzy ad launch

Family photos are nice, but what does he want to do?

By Norman Leahy  |  12:33 PM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

© 2011 The Washington Post Company