Jack Ohman editorial cartoons and blog
California, the final frontier

Published: Sunday, April 20, 2014

Repairing the dome

Published: Friday, April 18, 2014

Rainy day fund

Published: Thursday, April 17, 2014

Saturn's new moon

Published: Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The Sebelius Rollout

Published: Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Sacramento Has Talent

Published: Sunday, April 13, 2014

Another bad day

Published: Saturday, April 12, 2014

Internet security

Published: Friday, April 11, 2014

Still life

Published: Thursday, April 10, 2014

At Sea World

Published: Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Big San Joaquin Groundwater Gulp

Published: Tuesday, April 8, 2014

FBI-Partisanship

Published: Sunday, April 6, 2014

Campaign finance ruling

Published: Friday, April 4, 2014

Old and new

Published: Thursday, April 3, 2014

Welcome to the Senate's ethics refresher course

Published: Wednesday, April 2, 2014

A river trucks through it

Published: Sunday, March 30, 2014

Putin's inner circle

Published: Friday, March 28, 2014

All those indicted...

Published: Thursday, March 27, 2014

A new hobby

Published: Wednesday, March 26, 2014

March Madness in Crimea

Published: Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Life isn't fare

Published: Sunday, March 23, 2014

Koch Industries

Published: Friday, March 21, 2014

Evidence of the Big Bang

Published: Thursday, March 20, 2014

What smoking gun?

Published: Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Crimea election guide

Published: Tuesday, March 18, 2014

And that's the way it wasn't

Published: Sunday, March 16, 2014

Covered California's Latino outreach

Published: Friday, March 14, 2014

All those in favor...

Published: Thursday, March 13, 2014

Inside the Senate Intelligence Committee

Published: Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Paul Cruz Photo Op

Published: Tuesday, March 11, 2014

What if everyone in California were stoned all the time?

Published: Sunday, March 9, 2014

Cold War

Published: Friday, March 7, 2014

Changing the SAT

Published: Thursday, March 6, 2014

Drought-resistant Yard Program

Published: Wednesday, March 5, 2014

GKD1R4KS9.3

Published: Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Putting on the dog

Published: Sunday, March 2, 2014

I miss Thin Mints

Published: Saturday, March 1, 2014

Ukraine democracy

Published: Thursday, February 27, 2014

Map of the Western United States

Published: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Poetry from the Calderon Indictment

Published: Sunday, February 23, 2014

The latest Russian punk band

Published: Friday, February 21, 2014

East Coast U.S. Winter Olympics

Published: Thursday, February 20, 2014

Historic television firsts

Published: Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Obama 11

Published: Sunday, February 16, 2014

GEP1LO1Q5.3

Published: Friday, February 14, 2014

Debt ceiling pairs

Published: Thursday, February 13, 2014

Water may be flowing on Mars

Published: Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Hillary Highway

Published: Tuesday, February 11, 2014

My mother isn't home

Published: Sunday, February 9, 2014

U.S. Senators

Published: Friday, February 7, 2014

Sochi highlights

Published: Thursday, February 6, 2014

Mad Mentality

Published: Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Sen. Wright’s District Residence

Published: Tuesday, February 4, 2014

SWAT

Published: Sunday, February 2, 2014

No carping

Published: Friday, January 31, 2014

Missing from Obama's speech

Published: Thursday, January 30, 2014

The GOP response

Published: Wednesday, January 29, 2014

GNI1GP56E.3

Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2014

The Little Edmund That Could

Published: Sunday, January 26, 2014

Conservatreception

Published: Saturday, January 25, 2014

Sutter playing cards

Published: Friday, January 24, 2014

Transitional Syrian government

Published: Thursday, January 23, 2014

Grand opening of the Delta tunnels

Published: Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Brown lawns

Published: Sunday, January 19, 2014

Born in the NSA

Published: Saturday, January 18, 2014

Comcasting

Published: Thursday, January 16, 2014

The design of the future

Published: Wednesday, January 15, 2014

New Jersey Turnpike

Published: Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Uncharted territory

Published: Sunday, January 12, 2014

California controlled substances

Published: Saturday, January 11, 2014

The Christieburg

Published: Friday, January 10, 2014

Dennis Rodman

Published: Thursday, January 9, 2014

Polar Vortex

Published: Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Latest GOP idea to extend unemployment benefits

Published: Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Breaking up is hard to do

Published: Sunday, January 5, 2014

The Obama Show

Published: Saturday, January 4, 2014

Colorado scene

Published: Friday, January 3, 2014

Mandatory marijuana

Published: Sunday, December 29, 2013

Define 'unproductive'

Published: Friday, December 27, 2013

Obamacare repackaged

Published: Thursday, December 26, 2013

Jack Ohman: Three wise men at Target

Published: Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Brown energy

Published: Sunday, December 22, 2013

Everybody duck

Published: Friday, December 20, 2013

On the twelfth day of NSA

Published: Thursday, December 19, 2013

More bad news, Secretary Kerry

Published: Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Field day

Published: Sunday, December 15, 2013

Captain Boehner

Published: Friday, December 13, 2013

Delta tunnel study

Published: Thursday, December 12, 2013

GOP Candidate School

Published: Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Putin News Media

Published: Tuesday, December 10, 2013

The 45th President

Published: Sunday, December 8, 2013

Nelson Mandela

Published: Friday, December 6, 2013

Driver safety school

Published: Thursday, December 5, 2013

Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Ash Wednesday

Published: Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Obama 2.0

Published: Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Take me out to the mall game

Published: Sunday, December 1, 2013

Obamart

Published: Friday, November 29, 2013

Drooling over the surplus

Published: Wednesday, November 27, 2013

ObamaKerry Iran Website

Published: Tuesday, November 26, 2013

As The World Turns

Published: Sunday, November 24, 2013

Too bad JFK isn't here

Published: Friday, November 22, 2013

NYSE work

Published: Thursday, November 21, 2013

GD810OFIG.5

Published: Wednesday, November 20, 2013

NYSE

Published: Tuesday, November 19, 2013

UC what I'm sayin'?

Published: Sunday, November 17, 2013

Another beautiful day

Published: Friday, November 15, 2013

Obamacare pre-existing conditions

Published: Thursday, November 14, 2013

Undue influence

Published: Wednesday, November 13, 2013

ObamaCare – Enroll now

Published: Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Eames Arena

Published: Sunday, November 10, 2013

Wadded-up paper

Published: Friday, November 8, 2013

Delicious donuts

Published: Thursday, November 7, 2013

Google barge

Published: Wednesday, November 6, 2013

The Claw

Published: Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Highlights from the Sen. Calderon FBI affidavit

Published: Saturday, November 2, 2013

Calderonia Republic

Published: Friday, November 1, 2013

NSA

Published: Thursday, October 31, 2013

NSA's IT

Published: Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Ich Bin Ein Bugging Her

Published: Tuesday, October 29, 2013

DCalifornia

Published: Sunday, October 27, 2013

Being demolished, remains standing

Published: Saturday, October 26, 2013

Workers Comp Board

Published: Friday, October 25, 2013

Something unusual about the Eiffel

Published: Thursday, October 24, 2013

The Health Insurance Marketplace is Open

Published: Wednesday, October 23, 2013

BART Strike Traffic

Published: Tuesday, October 22, 2013

The Cruz missile crisis

Published: Sunday, October 20, 2013

We've reached agreement

Published: Thursday, October 17, 2013

Vetonuts

Published: Sunday, October 13, 2013

Why just the State of Jefferson?

Published: Friday, October 11, 2013

Default, and the fault

Published: Thursday, October 10, 2013

Common ground

Published: Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Save Face

Published: Tuesday, October 8, 2013

2013 Washington, D.C.: An organizational chart

Published: Sunday, October 6, 2013

Diagnosis

Published: Friday, October 4, 2013

These National Parks are still open!

Published: Thursday, October 3, 2013

Jack Ohman: Tea party refreshments

Published: Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Follow me!

Published: Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Sac(red) cows

Published: Sunday, September 29, 2013

The life of Ted Cruz

Published: Friday, September 27, 2013

Handshake attempt

Published: Thursday, September 26, 2013

Shaqramento

Published: Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Shut down the government

Published: Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Mr. Smelty goes to Washington

Published: Sunday, September 22, 2013

The yellow line

Published: Thursday, September 19, 2013

Pick out a shirt for Putin

Published: Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Gunboat America

Published: Tuesday, September 17, 2013

The Smelting of the Delta, 2013

Published: Sunday, September 15, 2013

Brown Bridge

Published: Friday, September 13, 2013

The survivor

Published: Thursday, September 12, 2013

KJ at Wal-Mart

Published: Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Red between the lines

Published: Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Kill Bill

Published: Sunday, September 8, 2013

Siskiyou County

Published: Friday, September 6, 2013

McCain on Syria

Published: Thursday, September 5, 2013

Speaker Boehner

Published: Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Bay Bridge Opening Gala

Published: Tuesday, September 3, 2013

A new model for low-risk offenders

Published: Sunday, September 1, 2013

WWII vs. Syria

Published: Friday, August 30, 2013

California prison spending

Published: Thursday, August 29, 2013

Black leadership

Published: Wednesday, August 28, 2013

The red line

Published: Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Sac of cash

Published: Sunday, August 25, 2013

Mayor Feelinher

Published: Saturday, August 24, 2013

Proposed new state Capitol design

Published: Friday, August 23, 2013

Birther of a nation

Published: Thursday, August 22, 2013

The Cellmates

Published: Wednesday, August 21, 2013

We demand voting rights

Published: Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Sacramento Kings arena design

Published: Sunday, August 18, 2013

Chris Hansen as a child

Published: Saturday, August 17, 2013

Egypt's military exercise

Published: Friday, August 16, 2013

President Rand Paul's cabinet

Published: Thursday, August 15, 2013

Hyperloop Tubes

Published: Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Filner, resign now

Published: Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Dog hou$e

Published: Sunday, August 11, 2013

Worst job at the NSA

Published: Saturday, August 10, 2013

Smoking weed while hiking

Published: Friday, August 9, 2013

Which Russian weapon needs a place to crash?

Published: Thursday, August 8, 2013

Meet your new UC Davis Communications Team!

Published: Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Government shutdown

Published: Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Our State Fair

Published: Sunday, July 28, 2013

Let's have a conversation about race

Published: Friday, July 26, 2013

Anthony Weiner's latest weird text

Published: Thursday, July 25, 2013

Maybe he'll let us off with a warning

Published: Wednesday, July 24, 2013

I think that guy must be following me

Published: Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Not a public employee

Published: Friday, July 19, 2013

Give a man a fish...

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2013

Racial profiling

Published: Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Stand Your Ground

Published: Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Delta Force

Published: Sunday, July 14, 2013

It's Napolitano

Published: Saturday, July 13, 2013

Democrats in congress propose national park on the moon

Published: Friday, July 12, 2013

Over the next 10 billion years

Published: Thursday, July 11, 2013

Used Karzai

Published: Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Rick Perry unveils new policy to make Texas safer

Published: Monday, July 8, 2013

Lord of the Bling$

Published: Sunday, July 7, 2013

Not exactly what I had in mind...

Published: Friday, July 5, 2013

How about adding...

Published: Thursday, July 4, 2013

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Published: Wednesday, July 3, 2013

The NSA

Published: Monday, July 1, 2013

Immigration bill

Published: Friday, June 28, 2013

Prop. 8 before and after

Published: Thursday, June 27, 2013

Making it more difficult for people to vote

Published: Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Can't catch Snowden

Published: Monday, June 24, 2013

See-through negligence

Published: Sunday, June 23, 2013

We need more storage

Published: Friday, June 21, 2013

Harvest time

Published: Thursday, June 20, 2013

The latest brownout

Published: Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Jack Ohman: Civil Liberties

Published: Tuesday, June 18, 2013

It's not easy having green

Published: Sunday, June 9, 2013

The news

Published: Saturday, June 8, 2013

Dial pad

Published: Friday, June 7, 2013

Joint Chiefs of Gaffe

Published: Thursday, June 6, 2013

World's largest shark

Published: Wednesday, June 5, 2013

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Published: Monday, June 3, 2013

Texicare

Published: Sunday, June 2, 2013

Michele Bachmann return to the private sector

Published: Thursday, May 30, 2013

We're here for the Department

Published: Thursday, May 30, 2013

China denies U.S. military hacking

Published: Wednesday, May 29, 2013

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Published: Sunday, May 26, 2013

Blew up Guantanamo

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2013

Aid to Oklahoma

Published: Thursday, May 23, 2013

David Stern to the rescue

Published: Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Barack Trek: Into Darkness ...

Published: Monday, May 20, 2013

Just an oversight!

Published: Sunday, May 19, 2013

Welcome to your audit

Published: Saturday, May 18, 2013

The adult in the room

Published: Friday, May 17, 2013

Buzzer beater

Published: Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Well, we used to be the AP

Published: Wednesday, May 15, 2013

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Published: Tuesday, May 14, 2013

In search of an opponent for Jerry Brown

Published: Sunday, May 12, 2013

Delta tunnels

Published: Saturday, May 11, 2013

Obstacle course

Published: Friday, May 10, 2013

Indefinite detention

Published: Thursday, May 9, 2013

Trying to be funny

Published: Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Flight of the Bumble Bee

Published: Monday, May 6, 2013

Glitch over troubled waters

Published: Sunday, May 5, 2013

Obama's GOP outreach

Published: Friday, May 3, 2013

Bolts

Published: Thursday, May 2, 2013

NBA bracket

Published: Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Quick withdrawal

Published: Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Exporting theocracy

Published: Sunday, April 28, 2013

Nevada to provide escorts for mentally ill

Published: Friday, April 26, 2013

Business in Texas

Published: Thursday, April 25, 2013

Tunnel projects

Published: Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Chechen Littles

Published: Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Tom McClintock's Yosemite

Published: Sunday, April 21, 2013

Background checks

Published: Friday, April 19, 2013

Jack Ohman: Great California Indian Tribes

Published: Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Boston heroes

Published: Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Thoughts of Chairman Brown

Published: Sunday, April 14, 2013

Jaywalking

Published: Friday, April 12, 2013

U.S. Senate gun show

Published: Thursday, April 11, 2013

Tunnel Muck

Published: Wednesday, April 10, 2013

In the water

Published: Tuesday, April 9, 2013

California droning

Published: Sunday, April 7, 2013

Editorial Cartoonist Jack Ohman

Jack Ohman Jack Ohman joined The Sacramento Bee in 2013. He previously worked at the Oregonian, the Detroit Free Press and the Columbus Dispatch. His work is syndicated to more than 200 newspapers by Tribune Media Services. Jack has won the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, the Scripps Foundation Award, the national SPJ Award, the National Headliner Award, the Overseas Press Club Award, and he was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in 2012 and the Herblock Prize in 2013. He has written and illustrated 10 books, many of them about fly fishing. Jack has three grown children.

Contact Jack at johman@sacbee.com.

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