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 sorry state of our political discourse

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All of our modern presidents have felt the need to affect a presidential persona in public. Not Donald Trump.

SCOT LEHIGH

The risk Trump would take in firing Mueller

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So what would happen if Donald Trump fired Robert Mueller?

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Paul Ryan fails and bails

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The House speaker lacked the courage and the principles to be an effective leader in the age of Trump.

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The charter school movement regroups and looks ahead

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The Question 2 thumping imposed a widely recognized reality: For the near future, raising the charter cap is off the public policy table.