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Your views: Public opinion shouldn’t alter morals

The slippery slope of declining moral and ethical standards continues. Recent polls allegedly indicate that legalizing marijuana and allowing gay marriage are now a majority opinion of the American public.

 How soon these issues become rights...

Our views: Hearing restrictions over the top
Our views: Hearing restrictions over the top
The Gazette understands and respects provisions to protect a juvenile suspect's identity, and it has covered juvenile courts in Rock County for decades without issue.
Rep. Debra Kolste: Walker should accept Medicaid money
Walker now faces a $1.8 billion hole in the budget due to poorly conceived tax policy and a lagging state economy. Fiscal reality makes it negligent to continue to reject the Medicaid money.
Your views: We’ll give up our freedom if you give up yours
We should give up our freedom, and you should give up your freedom of the press right.
Guest views: Voter ID ruling asking for trouble
Coming less than two months before the November election, the ruling threatens to make balloting difficult for voters and election officials.
Sound Off for Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014
Michael Gerson: Leading from behind the curve
So what difference does one more misfortune make in a distant, unfortunate place? A big difference, it turns out.
Guest views: America must show resolve, back Obama
This is a time to show American resolve and strength, and the United States is never stronger than when it acts with bipartisan unity.
Steven Walters: Federal carbon-emission rule could cost $20 billion, PSC says
Although the national goal is a 30 percent cut in carbon emissions ... it would mean a 34 percent cut in the rate of Wisconsin carbon emissions.
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, Sept. 15, 2014
Thumbs Up to Milton's Crossridge Park supporters, lowering the post office drop box and Janesville's teacher diversity project; Thumbs Down to careless use of tree stands.

Columns

Esther Cepeda: Military leaders wage war on waistlines
Our Views: City's critics should try to do better
Guest views: U.S. must commit to spaceflight
Charles Krauthammer: Countering jihadist logic
Guest views: Advertisers get NFL's attention

Letters to the Editor

Your views: Kilkenny would make his constituents proud
Your views: Many deserve credit for city’s baseball success
Your views: WE Energies waging war on solar energy
Your views: Public opinion shouldn’t alter morals
Your views: Dems' talking points have been debunked

Our Views

Our views: Hearing restrictions over the top
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, Sept. 15, 2014
Editor's Views: News or sports? Decision isn't always clear
Our Views: Janesville's Billy McCoy should give up petition fight
Our Views: Republican tax cuts don't look so wise given fiscal estimates

Other Views

Rep. Kolste: Walker should accept Medicaid
Guest view: Voter ruling asks for trouble
Michael Gerson: Leading from behind the curve
Guest views: America must show resolve
Bill Lueders: Wisconsin Public Television spotlights Rock, Walworth county redistricting

Sound Off

Sound Off: Why do other states that have voter ID have no problem?
Sound Off for Wednesday, Sept. 17: Who's paying for the new voter IDs?
Sound Off for Sunday, Sept. 14: Sentence for child abuser angers readers
Sound Off for Wednesday, Sept. 10: Readers applaud kindness
Sound Off for Sunday, Sept. 7: Allowing dogs on patios, decks raises fur