Columnist

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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SCOT LEHIGH

The nation needs to hear Trump’s accusers

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The sexual innuedo was obvious in Donald Trump’s tweet about Senator Kirsten Gillbrand.

SCOT LEHIGH

In Alabama, the margin of victory may have been small, but not the message

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Alabama declared there are things more important than partisan politics, and basic decency is one of them.

SCOT LEHIGH

The Treasury Department’s transparent tax-cut trumpery

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The GOP tax cut oasis is a mirage.

SCOT LEHIGH

Al Franken’s graceless exit

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Despite eight women making accusations that he groped or forcibly kissed them, Franken essentially waved it all away.