Sara Flocks: Enterprise Zones seem like a well-meaning program to create jobs and help poor areas of the state. The reality is that EZs have turned into real-life Twilight Zones –where workers pay to lose their jobs and companies are rewarded for eliminating jobs.
Ann Robertson and Bill Leumer: Organized labor will have to abandon its current, doomed trajectory where it responds to its continually declining membership by redoubling its efforts to mimic the backroom cynical deals of corporations. It will have to trade in manipulation for inspiration and money for morality, including reducing the inflated salaries of many of the top officials.
Carl Matthes: Hey AP brass, If it’s just too difficult to adjust to how fast the English language is changing as regards the way it’s written, it’s use and meaning, consider recommending the asexual word “spouse” for all partners in all marriages.