John Bolton, then the national security adviser, during an Oval Office meeting in August. Drafts of Bolton’s book outline his potential testimony if

For Americans to learn the truth, Bolton must testify

Republican senators should uphold the Constitution and do their sworn congressional duty.

The Kobe Bryant community

January 27
As with other prominent deaths, tragedy is a shared experience.

More division surfaces over Minnesota gun laws

January 24
Some state Republicans want to allow counties to opt to be exempt from state regulations.
Editorial
January 27

Making light rail safer

Use of body cameras and addition of high-tech surveillance should help.
Editorial
January 24

It's your turn to make a case, Senate Republicans

The American people deserve a fact-based rebuttal, if that's possible.
Editorial
January 24

Work on entitlement changes isn't just under consideration, it's underway

The president isn't waiting for a second term to work on changes to entitlements.
Editorial
January 23

A glimmer of positive news on the achievement gap

Although much work needs to be done in Minnesota, one national trend is worth highlighting.
Editorial
January 23

Don't pay too much at the pharmacy

An editorial writer could have saved money with new law, but failed to take advantage.
Editorial
January 21
President Donald Trump delivered opening remarks at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Tuesday.

Trump is no 'prophet' on climate change

The president should hear, and heed, the call of world leaders gathered in Davos.
Editorial
January 20

Free the press at Senate impeachment trial

Restrictions limit journalists — and the public's right to know.
Editorial
January 20

Tighten controls on medical cannabis program

Audit finds yet another state program with troubling quality-control problems.
Editorial
January 17

Mining and the BWCA: Not this location

The Star Tribune Editorial Board has taken the position that the Twin Metals copper-nickel mining project near the BWCA should not proceed. That editorial and others leading up to it are collected here. Responses will be added as they are published.
Editorial
January 17

A new plan to attack Minnesota's unacceptable achievement gap

There are potential pitfalls, but Page and Kashkari have changed the debate with new proposal.
Editorial
January 17
The Virginia House of Delegates cheered for Delegate Jennifer D. Carroll Foy, center, sponsor of a resolution to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, in

A murky milestone for the ERA

Constitutional amendment meets ratification threshold but is not ratified.
Editorial
January 17

Federal bill offers critical BWCA protection from mining

Rep. McCollum wants to ensure future generations will enjoy state's fragile wilderness.
Editorial
January 17
An artist’s rendering of the proposed “Wishbone” above St. Anthony Falls, at top. To watch a video presentation of the concept, go to tinyurl.co

'Wishbone': A bold vision for the mighty Mississippi

The proposal would better connect Minneapolis with the river and St. Anthony Falls.
Editorial
January 15

Waiting game on the Affordable Care Act isn't healthy

The U.S. Supreme Court needs to rule quickly on the third challenge to the vital health care law.
Editorial
January 15
Major League Baseball announced Monday that it would penalize the Houston Astros for illegally stealing signs during their World Series championship s

Astros caught stealing after the fact

Credit Major League Baseball for its response to Houston's cheating.
Editorial
January 15
This Jan. 9, 2020, photo shows voting booths already set up at the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis in preparation for the st

In Minnesota's presidential primary, privacy will lose

Voters will need to reveal their party preference, and parties will be able to share the data.
Editorial
January 14
Protesters hold flowers on Saturday as tear gas fired by police rises at a demonstration in front of Amir Kabir University in Tehran, Iran, to remembe

The Iranian people are not the enemy

Government's lies over the downing of a Ukranian airliner reflect Tehran's reckless regime.
Editorial
January 11

Use U.S.-Iran pause to pursue diplomacy

Preventing nuclear weapons proliferation must remain the key U.S. strategic objective.
Editorial
January 10

Why aren't U.S. wages rising more quickly?

A number of factors are making employers cautious about bidding up wages for workers.
Editorial
January 10

Beware: Your car's technology is watching you

And vehicle computers not only tempt scoundrels, they entice the police.
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