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25 years after passage, Americans with Disabilities Act has improved the lives of millions

...the legislation. Some 2,000 people with disabilities ? elated after years of activism ? gathered outside the White House for the ceremony. THE ACT IS monumental in scope, intended to protect people with disabilities from discrimination...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-25/25-years-after-passage-ame
Clueless or heartless?

...Obama's glaringly belated order to lower flags at the White House and other public buildings in light of the Chattanooga...president five days.Five days, during which time the White House flag flew full-staff above the numerous half-staff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-23/clueless-or-heartless
Cold callousness

...the organization's usually vociferous defenders mute.One of the most potent observations was made by former Obama White House staffer Michael Wear, who tweeted: "It should bother us as a society that we have use for aborted human organs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-24/cold-callousness
Theater gunman's family called him mentally ill, violent

...investigation and the status of the wounded, and offered his thoughts and prayers to the families of those killed, the White House said.The shooting happened a week after James Holmes was found guilty of killing 12 people and wounding 58 in a movie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-24/theater-gunmans-family-cal
Legalized marijuana industry faces pesticide questions

...though the poison had been banned from national forests because of environmental concerns. NORML complained to the White House that some of that weed survived and was turning up on the street."The response was, 'It's illegal and we don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-20/legalized-marijuana-indust
Beyond disgraceful

...broadsides indicate that, as president, he likely would keep the nation in even greater political turmoil than does the White House's current occupant.While Trump has rightly focused national attention on the crisis of illegal immigration, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-20/beyond-disgraceful
Kirby: Another Augustan visited White House in 1980

...millennium, called to thank me for including his name in Sunday's history quiz about the Augustan who went to the White House in 1980. The fully correct quiz answer was Larry Sconyers, who served barbecue in June 1980. But Clyde said he went...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-29/kirby-another-augustan-visite
Army announces troop cuts, says they could expand

...two years.If Congress and the White House cannot avert another round of budget...wrangling between the Congress and the White House. Even more difficult, he says...showdown between Congress and the White House.The Army says it needs to start...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-09/army-announces-troop-cuts-says-they
Don't dwell on Trump

...Printing anything about "The Donald" only brings attention to him and his ridiculous ranting in his ludicrous run for the White House! He's a pompous, narcissistic, albeit highly successful businessman, with a big mouth and bigger ego. The fact...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-10/dont-dwell-trump
Why is Obama slow-playing our enemies?

...terror-supporting regime has stalled and stalled and stalled on a nuclear deal, and for some unexplained reason, the White House is all-too-happy to allow it.The New York Times calls the attempted Iranian nuclear agreement "one of the hardest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-10/why-obama-slow-playin