The Skanner News - The Skanner Editorials http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:50:27 -0700 MYOB en-gb info@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) Future Article Test #1 (temp link) http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21768-future-article-test-1-temp-link http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21768-future-article-test-1-temp-link jim@marketingportland.com (The Skanner) The Skanner Editorials Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:57:06 -0700 EDITORIAL: New Opportunity in the Marijuana industry http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/22939-editorial-new-opportunity-in-the-marijuana-industry http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/22939-editorial-new-opportunity-in-the-marijuana-industry The state must ensure licenses are available to everyone  

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bernie@theskanner.com (Bernie Foster) The Skanner Editorials Tue, 14 Jul 2015 17:00:00 -0700
The Skanner News Endorsements for Multnomah County Special Elections http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/22700-the-skanner-news-endorsements-for-multnomah-county-special-elections http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/22700-the-skanner-news-endorsements-for-multnomah-county-special-elections Check out our recommendations for Portland Public Schools Board, MESD and PCC Board. Don't forget to VOTE!   

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The Skanner Editorials Thu, 07 May 2015 17:00:09 -0700
Editorial: Republicans’ Iran Meddling is Treason http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/22559-editorial-republicans-iran-meddling-is-treason http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/22559-editorial-republicans-iran-meddling-is-treason Secretary of State John Kerry has closed a deal with Iran that has observers wondering if he’ll win the Nobel Prize. But it almost failed

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The Skanner Editorials Thu, 02 Apr 2015 18:51:43 -0700
EDITORIAL: Being Ambitious is No Crime http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/22535-editorial-being-ambitious-is-no-crime http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/22535-editorial-being-ambitious-is-no-crime  The Skanner News Editorial board defends the work of Loretta Smith   

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jim@marketingportland.com (The Skanner News Editorial Board) The Skanner Editorials Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:02:18 -0700
EDITORIAL: What’s on Our Holiday Wish List? Immigration Reform http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/22134-what-s-on-our-holiday-wish-list-immigration-reform http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/22134-what-s-on-our-holiday-wish-list-immigration-reform President Obama should sign an executive order that prevents families from being split up   

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The Skanner Editorials Mon, 17 Nov 2014 22:52:39 -0800
Drop Off Your Ballot and Make Your Vote Count: Full List of Ballot Drop-Off Sites http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21992-the-skanner-news-elections-endorsements-support-these-measures-on-the-nov-4-ballot http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21992-the-skanner-news-elections-endorsements-support-these-measures-on-the-nov-4-ballot VOTE: Tuesday Nov. 4 is last day to have your say on drivers licenses for undocumented drivers; GMO labeling;legalizing marijuana; gun control; Senator and Governor's races....   

 

 

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The Skanner Editorials Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:54:00 -0700
EDITORIAL: Portland Police: A Tough Job But O'Dea Should Be Up to the Task http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/22002-portland-police-a-tough-job-but-o-dea-should-be-up-to-the-task http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/22002-portland-police-a-tough-job-but-o-dea-should-be-up-to-the-task Our opinion on Mayor Hales choice to succeed Chief Reese at the Portland Police Bureau      

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The Skanner Editorials Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:13:13 -0700
Editorial: More Heads Need to Roll at Veterans Administration http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21967-more-heads-need-to-roll-at-veterans-administration http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21967-more-heads-need-to-roll-at-veterans-administration Four administrators have been fired but the cultural problems go much deeper    

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bernie@theskanner.com (Bernie Foster) The Skanner Editorials Thu, 09 Oct 2014 22:55:10 -0700
Peacebuilding Requires Persistence and a Commitment to Keep on Trying http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21541-peacebuilding-requires-persistence-and-a-commitment-to-keep-on-trying http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21541-peacebuilding-requires-persistence-and-a-commitment-to-keep-on-trying With every death the prospects for peace recede. How many generations must be tainted by violence?

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bernie@theskanner.com (Bernie Foster, Publisher of The Skanner News) The Skanner Editorials Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:52:40 -0700
Always Ask for Permission Before Using Any Name That’s Not Yours http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21160-always-ask-for-permission-before-using-any-name-that-s-not-yours http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21160-always-ask-for-permission-before-using-any-name-that-s-not-yours What is a name? Who owns it? Who can use it? What is it worth?

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bernie@theskanner.com (Bernie Foster, Publisher of The Skanner News) The Skanner Editorials Tue, 29 Apr 2014 19:18:33 -0700
Jack Graham: Wrongfully Accused http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21097-jack-graham-wrongfully-accused http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21097-jack-graham-wrongfully-accused The facts of his case are shocking and point to the fact that a handful of city officials have smeared his professional name using hearsay and a poorly-done 'investigation'

 

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The Skanner Editorials Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:39:27 -0700
The Skanner's Election Endorsements: May 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21064-the-skanner-s-election-endorsements-may-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21064-the-skanner-s-election-endorsements-may-2014 This year voters are spoiled for choice among a stellar field of candidates for Multnomah County and Portland City Council

 

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The Skanner Editorials Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:04:04 -0700
No Success Without Risk http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21012-no-success-without-risk http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/21012-no-success-without-risk From all the fuss that’s been made over the closure of Quartet restaurant, you’d think the Titanic had sunk for the second time – not just a restaurant.

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bernie@theskanner.com (Bernie Foster, Publisher of The Skanner News) The Skanner Editorials Mon, 31 Mar 2014 22:12:07 -0700
Editorial: Changes to OLCC Must Include Funds for Alcohol Education and Treatment http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/20509-changes-to-olcc-must-include-funds-for-alcohol-education-and-treatment http://www.theskanner.com/opinion/skanner-editorials/20509-changes-to-olcc-must-include-funds-for-alcohol-education-and-treatment In 2011 Washington State passed a liquor privatization initiative, after a record-setting $20 million campaign. Now the grocery industry wants to privatize spirits sale in Oregon.

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The Skanner Editorials Mon, 18 Nov 2013 22:49:10 -0800