EDITORIALS FOR SATURDAY, JULY 3, 2004
A reason to keep accounts open
The decision of state Sen. Jeff Jacobson, R-Dayton, to withdraw as the likely next president of the Ohio Senate is a case of a politician getting caught up in his own intrigue.

'Fahrenheit' is good for the debate
Even before its release last weekend, Michael Moore's Fahrenheit 9/11 received a lot of flak for being biased and unfair - criticism that would be applicable if Moore's movie were being offered as a balanced presentation of differing views. It is not.

OTHER OPINIONS
Letters to the editor
Casey the man at least as good as bobblehead.

YOUR VOICE: KATHLEEN MAYNARD
Snowmobiles, Yellowstone don't mix
Yellowstone National Park: What do those words evoke? Have you been there? Do you want to go there? Does it live in your imagination or in your reality? Do you expect it to always be there in all its wild glory?
How we see it
Winners and losers

SUNDAY FORUM
Bob Taft's big job hunt
In his January State of the State address, Ohio Gov. Bob Taft outlined a clear, three-point agenda for the state in 2004: "Jobs, jobs, jobs."

Taft reflects on Ohio's progress in recent months
Ohio's economy is picking up steam, as evidenced by the 900 new jobs DHL will bring to Wilmington. That is good news for the hundreds of Ohio businesses that struggled to make ends meet during the past several years, and good news for employers and job seekers in Southwest Ohio.
Ohio readers share opinions on Gov. Taft's performance

CRISIS IN THE CATHOLIC CHURCH
Survivors network: It's time to get an accounting
David Clohessy is the national director of SNAP (Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests). Clohessy said a priest molested him and his brothers as children, and that one of his brothers grew up to become a priest who is also a sexual abuser.

Voice of the Faithful: Seeking changes
Jim Muller, a physician who battled nuclear weapons, has turned his attention to the sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic Church. He is a founder and former president of Voice of the Faithful, one of several grassroots, lay organizations formed in the wake of the clergy sex abuse in the Church.

GUEST COLUMNIST - NAN FISCHER
'Voices' hope to empower laity
One response to the clergy sexual abuse crisis, which is currently erupting in the Catholic Church in Cincinnati, has been the development of a national organization called Voice of the Faithful (VOTF). Currently there are more than 30,000 members and 181 affiliates across the United States.

ENQUIRER EDITORIAL
Speak out now
So far at least 10 former students have filed suit alleging sexual abuse at the hands of former Elder High School Principal Lawrence Strittmatter.

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