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Scot Lehigh

A columnist for the Editorial/Op-Ed section, Lehigh provides commentary on a number of issues. Since joining the staff in 1989, he has held several editorial positions and has been a consistent member of the paper’s political reporting staff.

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OPINION | SCOT LEHIGH

Tricky Trump’s economics

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Donald Trump, nonpolitician, promised candor last night. He delivered some tricky math.

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The GOP’s intellectual vacuum

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What’s the party’s big idea? Rolling burning barrels at Hillary Clinton.

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GOP economic plan based on disregarding climate change

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No one stated it quite that baldly. But one didn’t have to be a climate scientist to understand what was afoot.

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Voters see Clinton v. Trump as a Hobson’s choice

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Many say their vote will be driven by the candidate they dislike the most rather than the one they are enthusiastic about supporting.