Local Commentaries

Bill Knight – April 3
11:20 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Tax Dollars Supporting Corporations

Bill Knight

Dissatisfaction in the area with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) continues as the income-tax deadline approaches.

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Bill Knight – March 27
5:38 pm
Wed March 26, 2014

Bustos’ Blue Dog Status is Puzzling

Bill Knight

Two popular TV series come to mind when musing about East Moline Democratic Congesswoman Cheri Bustos joining the Blue Dog caucus: “Game of Thrones” and “House of Cards.”

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Bill Knight – March 20
11:38 am
Wed March 19, 2014

Pulling Few Punches on Economic Issues

Bill Knight

Christianity’s season of Lent is underway, a good time to sacrifice a little time to read Pope Francis’ book "The Joy of the Gospel.”

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Bill Knight – March 13
11:19 am
Wed March 12, 2014

When I’m 64

Bill Knight

A bit of resistance or resentment at aging is not unexpected, maybe.

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Bill Knight – March 6
11:49 am
Wed March 5, 2014

Outcome of Unionization Vote Appealed

Bill Knight

Unionizing offers workers group strength that can mean labor contracts, due process, and a vote on their leaders.

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