Latest from Ann Telnaes
  • Opinion

Why are Americans acting like this?

The nation needs a course in civility.
  • Oct 25, 2021
  • Opinion

The Bannon’s in your court, Attorney General Garland

The House of Representatives voted 229 to 202 to hold former White House chief strategist Stephen K. Bannon in criminal contempt of Congress for refusing to comply with a subpoena issued by the committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.
  • Oct 22, 2021
  • Opinion

Manchin’s motivation

Sen. Joe Manchin III (D-W.Va.) is the top recipient of campaign donations from the oil, gas and coal mining industries. Oh, and his son heads Enersystems, Inc. -- the coal business the senator founded in 1988 and from which he received $492,000 in dividends last year.
  • Oct 19, 2021
  • Opinion

Trump is trying to evade accountability … again

The former president plays his regular tactic of suing whenever he is in danger of having to provide information that could incriminate him and his enablers.
  • Oct 18, 2021
  • Opinion

Ghouls in Washington

Halloween costumes for inside the Beltway.
  • Oct 14, 2021
  • Opinion

Gov. Abbott has his admirers

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issues an executive order banning vaccine mandates by private businesses for employees and customers.
  • Oct 12, 2021
  • Opinion

Calling the shots

All 50 states and D.C. require certain vaccines for children entering kindergarten.
  • Oct 11, 2021
  • Opinion

Nothing to see except a coup

A Senate report details Trump’s attempts to overturn the 2020 election, and the Republicans on the Judiciary Committee see nothing.
  • Oct 7, 2021
  • Opinion

Nikki Haley’s memory lapse

The former South Carolina governor and U.S. ambassador to the United Nations flip-flops again.
  • Oct 6, 2021
  • Opinion

It’s time for a big change

The country needs fundamental change to its health-care system, affordable child-care, and to address the increasing homelessness and climate change.
  • Oct 4, 2021