Morrow County Sentinel- RSS OPINION Feed Sat, 30 May 2015 16:12:01 EST 1800 Juvenile sex offenders treatable “Adolescents are not simply younger versions of adult offenders. They're highly treatable. They're good candidates for rehabilitation.” Sat, 30 May 2015 10:31:09 EST Putting an end to human trafficking Human trafficking and sex trafficking are heinous crimes that affect our nation's most vulnerable, often pulling our children into a vicious cycle of abuse. As the co-founder of the Senate Caucus to End Human Trafficking, putting this industry... Sat, 30 May 2015 10:26:18 EST Fighting opioid abuse in Ohio Drug overdoses are on the rise across Ohio. Sat, 30 May 2015 10:26:09 EST Soldier’s Monument marks Civil War Memorial Day has come and gone. Reflecting on those who gave their lives while serving our great country is an ongoing emotion but on Memorial Day the collective thoughts and prayers in remembrance are especially touching. Fri, 29 May 2015 10:01:05 EST Iowa and New Hampshire do the dirty work in picking presidents The political party selection process gets a lot of criticism because of the disproportionate impact of the states of New Hampshire and Iowa on both the Republican and Democrat side. After spending a Saturday in Iowa experiencing five different... Fri, 29 May 2015 07:16:08 EST Understanding the foreclosure litigation process Q: I'm behind on my mortgage and don't think I can catch up. What happens now? Fri, 29 May 2015 07:11:10 EST Congress says, “War powers? what war powers?” A few weeks ago, Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia made a small splash in the press when he took Congress to task for failing to authorize our nation's ongoing war against Islamic militants. “The silence of Congress in the midst of this war is... Fri, 29 May 2015 07:11:06 EST Time limits apply to medical malpractice claims Q: What is medical malpractice? Wed, 27 May 2015 08:06:12 EST USDA farming rule creates new loopholes A draft rule issued by USDA aims to define what it means to be 'actively engaged' in farming. The proposed rule makes some important changes, but those improvements are immediately undermined by two new loopholes introduced in the... Wed, 27 May 2015 08:01:17 EST Colleges must do more to meet low-income students’ needs Paying for college may soon become easier — especially for low-income students. Wed, 27 May 2015 08:01:09 EST Medicaid’s death tax on the poor Thinking about going on Medicaid?$497.9 million.That is how much the Medicaid program recovered from the estates of deceased patients in Fiscal Year 2011, according to a program inspector general report. Tue, 26 May 2015 04:01:19 EST Veterans may be eligible for VA-guaranteed home loans Q: I'm a veteran and am interested in purchasing a home. Might I be able to get a home loan through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)? Tue, 26 May 2015 02:01:07 EST Keep this a safe and fun season at the pool As the weather heats up, children are eager to dig out their swimsuits and head to the pool. Afternoons of swimming and splashing can be a lot of fun. But mixing kids with water can also result in tragedy. More than 1,000 children drown each year in... Tue, 26 May 2015 00:31:06 EST Planning a wedding on a budget Should a dream wedding mean delaying a down payment on a home? That's a tradeoff many couples make these days. Mon, 25 May 2015 08:36:11 EST What will America look like if the environmentalists win? In every war, there are winners and losers. Whether the war is ideological or physical, or even if a truce is declared — there are still battles that end in victory or defeat. Mon, 25 May 2015 08:36:06 EST Remember our military One of my sons recently came home from a twelve month military deployment. My wife and I took a couple of days and flew to welcome him at his stateside arrival airport. We watched soldier after soldier pick up his or her duffel bags and other luggage... Mon, 25 May 2015 08:31:14 EST God is Holy! Recently while conversing with a local resident about the many atrocities being experienced by our human race, I was confronted with accusations against God. I soon realized that little was known about the complete righteousness and holiness of... Sun, 24 May 2015 09:31:04 EST The FCC’s misguided priorities and the Amtrak 188 tragedy The great Achilles heel of our political system is our federal government's lack of ability to prioritize public policy concerns, especially stemming from an inability or unwillingness to assess real risks and compare and contrast those risks... Fri, 22 May 2015 09:16:09 EST Republicans backtrack on fast track “I've said that the only way I would give fast track trade authority to a president, was if it was a president that could actually trust and negotiate well, and after watching the way this president has negotiated with folks in Iran, I... Fri, 22 May 2015 09:16:05 EST Ohio law allows conviction alternative for eligible offenders Q: What is IILC? Fri, 22 May 2015 08:51:07 EST