Monthly Archives: October 2019

Deep-state case study, reality-based

An analysis By David Loomis INDIANA – An impeachable president declares a “deep state” conspiracy is out to get him. As usual, he has it bass-ackward. The career bureaucrats whom he views as a fifth column bent on undermining his … Continue reading

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Cell phone service at Blue Spruce Park?

An analysis By David Loomis INDIANA — Good news: Cell-phone service is coming to Blue Spruce Park, a digital dead zone in Indiana County. On Wednesday, county supervisors announced that the new service by the new year will permit park … Continue reading

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The enrollment decline at IUP, the local election of 2019

An analysis By David Loomis INDIANA – About that 26 percent enrollment decline at IUP since its peak enrollment seven years ago? It’s actually a 31 percent decline, reports the state system that manages IUP and 13 other campuses. Last … Continue reading

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Rep. Thompson: legislating in Washington …

A legislative analysis: Part I of II By David Loomis INDIANA — U.S. Rep. Glenn “GT” Thompson Jr., R-15th District, spent part of his fall break from legislative gridlock in Congress to receive the gratitude of friends at the Chamber … Continue reading

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Rep. Thompson: cleaning up back home

A legislative analysis: Part II of II  By David Loomis When I’m dead and the ages shall roll My body will blacken and turn into coal. I’ll look from the door of my heavenly home And pity the miner a-diggin’ … Continue reading

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