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Opinion - Times Editorials

Sohn: Would gas 'user fee' build better roads?

Published Mar. 22 2017

When did tax become a four-letter word?

Sohn: Forget wiretaps and follow Trump's Russian roulette

Published Mar. 21 2017

It has been clear from the start that the claim President Donald Trump made via Twitter that former President Barack...

Sohn: Let's turn our children's bleak future sunny

Published Mar. 19 2017

It probably was no surprise to the parents in Hamilton County that last week's two-hour-plus joint meeting of the school...

Sohn: Trumpcare robs from the poor and gives to the rich

Published Mar. 15 2017

So Trumpcare will cover everybody, offer more choice and be better?

Sohn: Moving the city election would be win-win

Published Mar. 15 2017

Hamilton County election officials are right to look at moving Chattanooga's nonpartisan mayoral and City Council races to dates with...

Sohn: When terror and fear and the KKK collide

Published Mar. 14 2017

Dahlonega, Ga., just 105 miles southeast of Chattanooga in the Blue Ridge Mountains, made headlines in the Washington Post on...

Sohn: What's behind all the Russia-Trump ties?

Published Mar. 12 2017

That Trump statement is growing harder and harder to believe as revelations about links between the president and his associates...

Sohn: Chattanooga voters made good choices

Published Mar. 9 2017

Chattanooga will keep its good mayor Andy Berke.

Sohn: GOP health care plan is largely disaster care

Published Mar. 8 2017

As expected, Republicans and Donald Trump's braggadocio claims to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act -- aka Obamacare --...

The Chattanooga Times endorses these candidates in today's election

Published Mar. 7 2017

The Chattanooga Times editorial page endorses these candidates in today's nonpartisan Chattanooga mayoral and City Council election:

Sohn: Americans and the world grow fearful over Trump

Published Mar. 7 2017

President Donald Trump hasn't and probably can't prove his wild tweet-storm assertion that former President Barack Obama ordered phones in...

Pam's Points: The buck stops with Donald Trump

Published Mar. 6 2017

A lesson for Betsy, a lesson for us

Sohn: Trump's disaster plan for clean air and water

Published Mar. 5 2017

The Donald Trump who stayed on the teleprompter Tuesday night and sounded almost normal claimed he would work with both...

Sohn: City police chief makes sense of immigration fears

Published Mar. 4 2017

Last week, Mother Jones reported that the Trump administration 'is quickly amassing the means' to make good on Trump's promise...

Sohn: Failing president's trust issue widens

Published Mar. 3 2017

The Trump administration is a virtual Society to Save Print Journalism.

Sohn: The incredible shrinking ACA repeal effort

Published Mar. 1 2017

The cry to repeal Obamacare is yesterday's news.

Sohn: State lawmakers must seek tax equity

Published Feb. 28 2017

It's time for a bit of tax equity and tax honesty.

Pam's Points: Town halls? Civil rights concerns? You talking to me?

Published Feb. 27 2017

Perhaps no local political representative was more dismissive of his constituents last week in the rounds of town halls that...

Sohn: Trump's one step forward for 10 steps back

Published Feb. 26 2017

President Trump did a good thing Tuesday morning.

Sohn: Thank you, Chattanooga 2.0, for backing our schools

Published Feb. 25 2017

All too often, it seems, we are writing on this page about our schools and the children in them who...

Sohn: Politics, not students, still at heart of bathroom concerns

Published Feb. 24 2017

Just when you thought the GOP had gotten its collective mind out of the bathroom, President Donald Trump flushed.


Sohn: Town halls set with or without leaders

Published Feb. 22 2017

Look at the brave and strong Chattanoogans and Tennesseans (Georgians and Alabamians, too) who are getting involved in issues and...

Sohn: A month into the Trump darkness

Published Feb. 21 2017

So here we are a month into Trumpness.