Toledo Chronicle, Tama News-Heraldhttp://www.tamatoledonews.com/page/category.detail/nav/5002/Editorialsen-usWed, 4 May 2016 19:05:06 EDTWed, 4 May 2016 19:05:06 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssThe crisis of liberalismhttp://www.tamatoledonews.com/page/content.detail/id/551934.htmlThe national debt has risen to over $19 trillion, and this unfortunate milestone suggests some serious fiscal problems ahead for the United States.Wed, 4 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTKeeping vulnerable kids a priorityhttp://www.tamatoledonews.com/page/content.detail/id/551896.htmlEvery child deserves a safe, permanent and nurturing home. Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs) are there to help abused and neglected children by serving as their voice in court.Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTDistrcit 72 Updatehttp://www.tamatoledonews.com/page/content.detail/id/551895.htmlNewsletter for Thursday, April 21, 2016 This was week 15 of the session and we are now past the 100 day mark. Our clerks have been let go, our per diem has ended, and many of our pages have also gone back to school.Sat, 30 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTHow Iowa compareshttp://www.tamatoledonews.com/page/content.detail/id/551897.htmlWe are all familiar with Iowa's income tax system, with its nine income brackets, federal deductibility, standard deduction, and personal exemption.Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTTo itemize or not to itemize:What did you choose this year?http://www.tamatoledonews.com/page/content.detail/id/551841.htmlAs we file our taxes each year, we all come to the question of whether to use the standard deduction or to itemize our deductions. Itemizing requires more paperwork, but can result in less tax owed.Mon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT