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 GOP’s flat tax fantasies return

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When you draw close enough, the magical uniform-rate unicorn turns out to be naught but a mangy mountain goat.

SCOT LEHIGH

After Charleston, voters must demand new gun laws

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It’s time to dissipate some of the disinformation pumped out by the gun lobby.

SCOT LEHIGH

Hillary Clinton plays it safe, needs to add some spark

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With a little candor, some spontaneity, a dash of Joe Biden’s tell-it-like-it-is impulse, she could be a captivating candidate.

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Boston 2024 chief Steve Pagliuca at the Titanic’s helm

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The big question: Can we host the Olympics without putting taxpayers on the hook?