1. Guest commentary: Numbers indicate the new health plan is a success
  2. George Will: The adolescent president
  3. Contra Costa Times editorial: Sanctions must be powerful to stop Russian expansion
  4. Thomas Sowell: Examining the true costs of liberalism is enlightening
  5. Esther J. Cepeda: How America loses its soul
  6. Barnidge: As long as sexual violence continues, champions will be needed
  7. Contra Costa Times editorial: Catharine Baker best of two good choices for state Assembly
  8. Oakland Tribune editorial: Barbara Halliday best for Hayward mayor; Marvin Peixoto, Rodney Loché for Hayward City Council
  9. Guest Commentary: Alameda County Office of Education maintains high financial standard
  10. Frida Ghitis: Mystery of Ukraine's anti-Semitic pamphlet