It's not too late for Congress to curb the Pentagon's plans for the absurdly expensive F-35 combat jet.
The federal government needs to cut military spending to free up the money needed to meet the climate challenge.
It's unlikely that even one of the dozen spending bills Congress must pass will be enacted.
Maryland faces the same energy choices as the nation overall.
State and national parks alike are underfunded in this era of tight budgets.
Political gridlock over the Highway Trust Fund is blocking the road toward more public transportation options.
When Congress cut off long-term unemployment aid, it left more than 3 million people in the lurch.
Lawmakers need to stop seeking an easy way out of the transportation spending shortfall.