Opinion :: Editorial

What a difference a year makes

What a difference a year makes

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Nov 15, 2017

A year after Donald Trump shocked the world by winning the presidency, voters in local and state elections across the country sent a message: now is the time for the next generation of leaders.

Steyer's self-serving pitch

Steyer's self-serving pitch

  • by Editorial Board
  • Nov 8, 2017

Billionaire Democratic donor Tom Steyer seems to have hit a nerve with his TV ads calling for the impeachment of President Donald Trump.

Kevin Spacey's cowardly act

Kevin Spacey's cowardly act

  • by Editorial Board
  • Nov 1, 2017

Actor Kevin Spacey, who portrays President Frank Underwood on Netflix's "House of Cards," proved to be just as cynical in real life.

Betty Price needs to apologize

Betty Price needs to apologize

  • by Editorial Board
  • Oct 25, 2017

While former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price was jetting off to various locales on the taxpayers' dime, his wife, Betty Price, was up to something more sinister.

Brown moves CA forward

Brown moves CA forward

  • by BAR Editorial Board
  • Oct 18, 2017

Governor Jerry Brown moved California forward this week when he signed Senate Bill 179, the Gender Recognition Act, making it easier for transgender, intersex, and nonbinary people to obtain state-issued identity documents that correspond to their gender.