This Week
  • Spex Precision Machine has built its success by helping other companies build from the inside out.

  • Craig Lewis last year purchased Lewis General Tire Inc. from his father .

  • Steve Glickman wants to infuse Rochester region with new ideas, perspectives.

  • A proposal before the Rochester City Council has upset some local landlords.

  • Experts weigh in on the Republican proposal to replace the Affordable Care Act.

  • The Schools Report Card has rankings for 27 districts and more than 250 schools.

Opinion
Editorials

Advanced assets
8/19/2016
Rochester continues to have key assets in advanced industries and soon could gain more with the photonics hub.

The diversity dividend
8/12/2016
Should Rochester be more open to diversity?

Red ink rising
8/5/2016
Remember the federal debt and deficits? You don’t hear much about either one these days, but they haven’t gone away.

The long view
7/29/2016
Do public firms deserve all the attention they get? Yes, they do.

Ednotes

Here's what the rise of finance has wrought
7/29/2016
Thankfully, many private firms have not fallen for the nearsighted financial maneuvers so common among their publicly traded brethren.

Snap Poll

Snap Poll: Trump should release returns, most say
8/19/2016
More than 80 percent of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll say Donald Trump should release his income tax returns to the public.

Snap Poll: Majority says free trade pacts are good for U.S.
8/12/2016
Fifty-six percent of readers participating in this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll say free trade accords such as the North American Free Trade Agreement have been good for the United States.

Readers name Reagan top president since 1960
8/5/2016
Who is the best president since 1960? Reagan wins in a landslide.

Snap Poll: Economy is rigged, most readers believe
7/29/2016
Presidential hopefuls Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton don’t agree on much, but there’s at least one opinion they share: The U.S. economy is rigged. And more than three-quarters of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll agree.

Op-Ed

Main and Clinton site is best fit for theater
8/19/2016
The city is facing a difficult choice considering plans for the heart of downtown Rochester.

Misconceptions about free trade and globalization
8/12/2016
In this most interesting election year, there has been a lot of discussion about the desirability—or the lack thereof—of free trade.

Employers now face higher OSHA penalties
8/5/2016
Violations of Occupational Safety and Health Administration standards just got significantly more costly.

Opinion Column

Mining for data on minorities in managerial jobs
8/5/2016
Using census data to analyze opportunities for black professionals in Rochester is far from straightforward.

Mining for data on minorities in managerial jobs
8/5/2016
Using census data to analyze opportunities for black professionals in Rochester is far from straightforward.



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