| Jan 10, 2014
| 6:00 AM
I am confused over the plan to give drivers licenses to undocumented immigrants ("Thousands of immigrants seek drivers licenses," Dec. 31).
For instances, applicants must show they have paid taxes for the last two years. But since it is illegal for...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Here we go again. Yet another letter to the editor ("Illegal immigrants steal American jobs," Jan. 3) blaming undocumented immigrants for all of Maryland's employment and economic problems. And, like all such letters, its argument instantly breaks up once...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 6:45 AM
Of course letter writer Cynthia Rosenberg's American Immigration Lawyers Association wants more undocumented immigrants to enter the U.S. because it means more business for her and the lawyers she represents ("Immigrants benefit Maryland's economy," Jan....
| Jan 21, 2014
| 5:15 AM
I have a hard time understanding The Sun's fairness doctrine. We often read on this editorial page about our need to be fair to illegal immigrants (Dream Act, drivers licenses), minorities (income and education achievement disparities), our poor...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 12:13 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley's first State of the State address, delivered seven years ago, gave little hint of the sweeping changes that would take place in Maryland by the time he returned to the House of Delegates' rostrum today for his final such speech....
| Jan 30, 2014
| 11:36 AM
The O'Malley administration made it a priority to protect the rights of those who have committed heinous crimes, been judged by a jury of their peers and sentenced to the ultimate punishment that can be levied against them. Why is protecting those who...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Commentator Cynthia Rosenberg ("We will always be a nation of immigrants Nov. 1) is almost right. The correct pronouncement is that we are and will always be a nation of legal immigrants.
As Ms. Rosenberg correctly points out, there are many leaders...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 4:00 AM
What if they held an environmental crisis and no one cared?
What if a law moving through Congress would significantly harm clean water, open space, the Chesapeake Bay? You'd hear the alarms, strong and clear, from the largest national groups to the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 12:11 PM
As this goes to press, it's not yet clear whether House Republicans will force the federal government into a shutdown as part of their misguided efforts to delay the further implementation of health care reform. The GOP's tea party caucus has shown such...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 11:15 AM
The headline over The Sun's recent editorial regarding immigration asks, "Can GOP compromise on immigration?" (Oct. 29) Why should they?
In 1986, President Ronald Reagan believed the Democratic Congress when they promised that if he signed the...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 8:15 AM
President Barack Obama campaigned in Virginia on behalf of Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAulife claiming that if the Republicans putting as much energy into bolstering Obamacare that they were putting into delaying it, the program would be up...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:46 PM
President Barack Obama renewed his call to Congress last week for passage of comprehensive immigration reform legislation that would "grow the economy and shrink our deficits" as well as strengthen border security, modernize the visa system and offer a...