Columnist

Scot Lehigh

A columnist for the Editorial/Op-Ed section, Lehigh provides commentary on a number of issues. Since joining the staff in 1989, he has held several editorial positions and has been a consistent member of the paper’s political reporting staff.

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SCOT LEHIGH

Green New Deal fears: Will AOC rustle our cows?

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Silly claims about the Green New Deal show how juvenile conservatives have become on climate.

SCOT LEHIGH

Querying US Attorney Lelling on the City Hall case

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The US attorney for Boston acknowledges there are “not unreasonable” arguments against a controversial prosecution.

SCOT LEHIGH

Bill Weld could be a major thorn in Trump’s side

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Bill Weld says Donald Trump has done more to undermine the rule of law than Richard Nixon.

SCOT LEHIGH

No litmus test for single-payer health care

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The Democratic debate needs more political and policy realism — and not more lefty litmus tests.