Readers write about teaching skills for the 21st century in school, America's continuing role as a major global power, and preventing politicians who commit felonies from keeping their government posts.
The contest will continue, but Democrat Al Franken’s win seems secure.
The defiant governor quotes Tennyson and vows to fight the charges against him.
Budget shortfalls are pushing many states to raise taxes in a recession.
The would-be senator from Illinois, named by a tainted governor, vows to fight on.
Economic hard times, plus shifting neighborhood and urban values, are key factors.
America's historic Route 66 fascinates visitors from other countries.
The candidate for secretary of Commerce faced pressure from a federal investigation into one of his political donors.