Editorial: On medical marijuana, legislators running out of excuses

Despite a recent Quinnipiac University poll that shows 87 percent of Iowans support the use of marijuana for medical purposes, Republican House leaders are ready to kill this medical marijuana bill.

Korobov: Debt danger

Higher interest rates, increased taxes, unemployment, and economic stagnation due to an enormous debt are already affecting our economy. Economists predict that these factors will get much worse unless radical changes are made to our country’s addition to deficits.

Brown: Crowdfunding a killer

The crowdfunding websites GoFundMe and Indiegogo have both shut down pages dedicated to raising money for former South Carolina police Officer Michael Slager in the past week.

Lane: A need for NASA

Last week, according to CNN, NASA’s chief scientist Ellen Stofan made the claim that by 2025 we will have strong indications of extraterrestrial life and that in 20-30 years we will have definite evidence.

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