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Joel Dunn, president and CEO of Chesapeake Conservancy - 04/27/16 06:28 PM EDT
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell was spot on when she said during her recent conservation address, “If we stay on this trajectory, 100 years from now, national parks and wildlife refuges will be like postage stamps of nature on a map, isolated...
Jeffrey Esser, executive director/CEO, Government Finance Officers Association - 04/25/16 04:42 PM EDT
The Hill’s April 11 article about public pensions was misleading (“US public pension system facing $3T funding gap: report”). It referred to a Financial Times article quoting Joshua Rauh, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, who said, “The...
Stephen Krashen, Rossier School of Education, University of Southern California; Morna McDermott, College of Education, Towson University; and Peggy Robertson, Adams 50 School District, Westminster, Colo. - 04/19/16 04:37 PM EDT
Rosa Rosenfeld feels that opting children out of standardized testing is an example of excessive “coddling” (“The opt-out movement and the coddling epidemic,” The Hill’s Contributors Blog, April 6). We need the tests, she argues, because few New...
Y. Alp Aslandogan, executive director, Alliance for Shared Values - 04/13/16 07:02 PM EDT
The March 31 opinion article by London-based attorney Robert Amsterdam (“Why should Turkish cleric Fethullah Gülen operate charter schools on US Military bases?”) that appeared on The Hill’s Congress Blog was as flawed in content as it was in...
Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, Consumer Technology Association - 04/26/16 06:28 PM EDT
I read with great interest Rep. Carolyn Maloney’s thoughtful and well-written April 14 commentary, “Time to invest in our fiscal health.”I appreciate Rep. Maloney’s forward-looking focus on investment in infrastructure and education. The Consumer...
François Nkuna Balumuene, ambassador of the Democratic Republic of Congo - 04/20/16 05:45 PM EDT
As a contributor to The Hill highlighted, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is at a critical juncture in its democracy (“Whither the ‘Democratic’ Congo’s democracy?,” April 12). It is evident that much work will be required to prepare 75...
Randall Luthi, president, National Ocean Industries Association - 04/18/16 06:38 PM EDT
I agree with Jackie Savitz and Oceana that safety should be the top priority for offshore oil drilling (“It’s time to make offshore drilling safer,” April 8, The Hill’s Contributors Blog). However, she is wrong to imply that is not currently the No...
Susan E. Harley - 04/12/16 06:18 PM EDT
Naomi Jagoda did a disservice to your publication’s readers by not giving equal weight to views supportive of taxing Wall Street trades (“Wall Street pushes back on trading tax,” March 23). The article focused on the lobbying blitz by the Investment...

Current and Previous Articles

Diana Evans - 04/11/16 06:14 PM EDT
Michael Deane, executive director, National Association of Water Companies - 04/05/16 05:54 PM EDT
Peter B. Hrycenko - 03/29/16 04:52 PM EDT
Ed Walz - 03/23/16 05:20 PM EDT
Gordon E. Finley - 03/22/16 05:52 PM EDT
Earl Beal - 03/21/16 05:38 PM EDT
Gustavo Martir, U.S. Air Force, retired - 03/16/16 04:37 PM EDT
Mendell Grinter, former Obama campaign staffer - 03/15/16 06:02 PM EDT
Janet Trunzo, senior executive vice president, technology and regulatory affairs, Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) - 03/14/16 05:06 PM EDT
Jose Oyola - 03/09/16 06:01 PM EST
Jean Halloran, director, Food Policy Initiatives, Consumers Union - 03/08/16 04:17 PM EST
Michael Pravica - 03/07/16 05:29 PM EST
Charles L. Bovaird II - 03/02/16 06:24 PM EST
Christopher Calder - 03/01/16 06:32 PM EST
Brittany King, Campaign Organizer for Environment Illinois - 02/29/16 05:50 PM EST
Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, Consumer Technology Association - 02/24/16 07:29 PM EST
Christine Todd Whitman, CASEnergy Coalition co-chairwoman, former EPA administrator - 02/23/16 07:06 PM EST
Lew Lerman - 02/22/16 05:14 PM EST
Kerry Lane, M.D. - 02/16/16 05:58 PM EST
Emma Greenman, director of Voting Rights and Democracy at Center for Popular Democracy - 02/10/16 06:27 PM EST
Jeff Campion, CEO of Pathways EB-5 and co-chairman of the EB-5 Investment Coalition - 02/09/16 05:31 PM EST
Bob Dinneen, president and CEO, ­Renewable Fuels Association - 02/08/16 05:33 PM EST
Katherine Culliton-González, senior attorney and director of voter protection, Advancement Project - 02/03/16 05:44 PM EST
A.J. Castilla - 02/02/16 05:51 PM EST
Erika Boothman - 02/01/16 04:28 PM EST
Matthew Arbos, member of the Arlington/Falls Church Young Republicans - 01/26/16 05:07 PM EST
Debra Barrett, senior vice president of global government affairs and public policy, Teva Pharmaceuticals - 01/19/16 04:49 PM EST
Matthew J. Maiona - 01/13/16 07:47 PM EST
Frances Cheng, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals - 01/12/16 05:49 PM EST
Rebecca Dickson - 01/11/16 05:28 PM EST
From Parker B. Antin, professor, the University of Arizona, president, the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology - 01/06/16 05:56 PM EST
Bob Dinneen, President and CEO of the ­Renewable Fuels Association - 01/05/16 05:21 PM EST
Jill Zuckman, chief spokesman, the Partnership for Open & Fair Skies - 01/04/16 05:23 PM EST
Brian Herman, vice president for research, the University of Minnesota - 12/30/15 05:00 PM EST
Luis Gallardo - 12/23/15 05:00 PM EST
Thomas Bonner - 12/15/15 06:04 PM EST
Aaron Silberman - 12/09/15 05:57 PM EST
Michael McCarthy - 12/08/15 06:41 PM EST
Gavin Grossman - 12/07/15 04:45 PM EST
Robert Bernstein, president and executive director, Judge David L. Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law - 12/02/15 07:04 PM EST
John Eckberg, director, media relations, Cook Group, Inc. - 12/01/15 06:05 PM EST
Eric Frenkil - 11/30/15 05:59 PM EST

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