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Getting to the Bottom of Quest for a Free Lunch

The fabled “free lunch”? Your Economics 101 professor told you there was no such thing. Your professor may have been wrong. Just ask Dan Shea.

Senate Must Not Undo Bipartisan ‘Doc Fix’

If you have been following health care news, you may have noted that, with some fanfare, the U.S. House of Representatives, in a 392-37 vote, approved House Resolution 173, the so-called “Doc Fix” legislation that addresses physician reimbursement under Medicare. This bill would repeal the sustained growth rate (SGR) formula under which Medicare compensation to physicians has been calculated to date.

Stadium Work Should Not Be a Public Spectacle

Commentary: Editorials, letters, columns and other opinions

At the end of January, San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer appointed a nine-member task force to identify a site and develop a plan to pay for the construction of a new football stadium for San Diego and the Chargers.

JPA Could Provide Path to Stadium Solution

Shortly after my arrival in San Diego 15 years ago in my role as a newspaper editor, I was first introduced to what was at the time a smoldering issue: a new stadium for the San Diego Chargers.

Methods to Minimizing That Holiday Madness

This time of year is always crunch time with shopping centers and grocery stores bustling with shoppers.

Tapping the Potential for Innovation With Water

Where is the Silicon Valley of water?

Businesses Need Active Role in Water Conservation

It is no news that we are in the midst of a drought. However, some observers are calling this a drought of historic proportions, far worse than any we have previously seen.

Water Will Reign As Issue Worthy of Attention

Confession is said to be good for the soul. Here is mine: I have a drinking problem.

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F-35, 5th Generation, Maintains San Diego Roots

It was an historic moment in which San Diego played a prominent role.

Aviation Advances Can Bring World to San Diego

Last week in this column, I offered you 5,000 miles for 5,000 feet. Using the recent visit to San Diego of music icon Paul McCartney as an example, I pointed out that he departed our fair city via a private jet from Gillespie Field in El Cajon, a regional airport with a runway of just over 5,000 feet in length.

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