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  • Editorial cartoon for Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 – Dave Granlund

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    Feb. 20, 2017 - 8:44 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Monday, Feb. 20, 2017 – Matt Davies

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    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:32 pm
  • ANN MCFEATTERS: Good luck to foreign leaders visiting Trump

    WASHINGTON – Dear foreign leader:So, you are considering visiting President Donald Trump at the Whit ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • Nowlan: We need a new major political party

    Talking politics over coffee with a former student this past week, the two of us came up with the same thought: We need a new major political party.
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 6:34 am
  • Budget rancor threatens more local bystanders

    One version of an African proverb seems apropos when considering the nearly 2-year budget stalemate between Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and the Democ ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 6:43 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 - Dave Granlund

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    Feb. 17, 2017 - 9:05 pm
  • SVM Editorial Board Roundtable: Do you think paychecks for state employees should be withheld to force meaningful negotiations in the nearly 2-year Illinois budget impasse?

    This week’s question: Do you think paychecks for state employees should be withheld to force meaningful negotiations in the nearly 2-year Illinois bud ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 8:30 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 – Robert Ariail

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    Feb. 16, 2017 - 8:30 pm
  • Time for more Trump rallies!

    President Trump’s many critics say his young administration is a hot mess. His defenders say Trump has accomplished more in 3 weeks than many presiden ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 8:21 pm
  • Editorial cartoons for Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 – Dave Granlund & Joe Heller

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    Feb. 15, 2017 - 11:42 pm
  • SVM EDITORIAL: Foresight leads to mobile command post in Lee County

    Hindsight is always 20/20, so the saying goes.What about foresight?Good things can happen when the l ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 11:42 pm
  • Editorial cartoons for Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017 – Dave Granlund & Jeff Stahler

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    Feb. 15, 2017 - 12:23 am
  • SPRINGFIELD SCOOP: Illinois Dems love their dynasties

    SPRINGFIELD – What is it about Illinois Democrats and political dynasties?I’ve never quite understoo ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 12:22 am
  • SVM EDITORIAL: More exercise for adults the goal of Oregon park upgrade

    Public parks equipped with playgrounds are also generally equipped with something else installed around those playgrounds.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 12:21 am
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