Editorial: Time to overhaul the farm bill

It is clear that a new farm bill is needed, but the current model of farm legislation is deeply flawed. The legislative offering from the American Farm Bureau and the Senate alike is bloated and overly broad. It's time to overhaul the farm bill.

Ponnada: Diversity more than general education

What ping pong teaches me about values, society and diversity, I do not know. I guess it's the fact that I'll be using equipment that was probably made in another country, and that I'll interact with people who aren't all of the same race or cultural background as me.

Parsons: Vote yes on the justice center

Both sides have done all they can - if you live anywhere in Johnson County it's now your turn.  It would be a shame if another low turnout skews the outcome.  It doesn't matter which side you are on; please get out and vote.

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