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November 12, 2019

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Letters to the Editor

Cruelty comes in time for holidays
Nov. 12, 2019
It could not come at a better time: Peace on earth and goodwill toward men. The homeless people sleeping on the streets of Las Vegas will be …
The presidency needs standards
Nov. 12, 2019
Americans wholeheartedly agree that the presidency is the most important job in our country. Along with domestic responsibilities, that person must stand equal to other world leaders. To choose that special person, what is our vetting process? I suggest following these requirements, which are admittedly stringent, but …
It's time for compromise
Nov. 12, 2019
It's time for compromise What we need in both state and federal government is to regain the ability to compromise — to work together for …
Jesus wouldn’t abort a fetus
Nov. 12, 2019
“Are we acting as Jesus would?” asks a Nov. 6 letter that makes the case for what Jesus Christ would …
Trump won’t show the receipts
Nov. 10, 2019
If your child came home from school and told you he or she got straight A's but wouldn't show you the report card and wouldn't let you talk to the teacher, wouldn't you be a little suspicious?
President is not untouchable
Nov. 10, 2019
We are a nation of laws and we must all abide by them, including our president.
SNAP is a needed, humane program
Nov. 10, 2019
It's only right to care about our society's most vulnerable: our children (as the Nov. 3 letter "Tell your leaders to save SNAP" argued).
Trump plays into Putin’s hands
Nov. 9, 2019
President Donald Trump's latest attacks on House Intelligence Committee witnesses are shameful examples of his beastly conduct toward anyone who does not agree with him.
School choice is not the only way
Nov. 9, 2019
You want better performance for students poorly performing in English skills? Easy, provide the expertise needed for those students.
President makes wildfires worse
Nov. 8, 2019
President Donald Trump recently announced that he wants to cut off aid to California for fighting the historically widespread wildfires which are devastating the state. He attributes this horrific disaster to California’s supposedly poor forest management. Trump’s idea of forest “management” is to …
Nation needs a new direction
Nov. 8, 2019
What I am seeing in this country is making my stomach turn. So-called evangelicals seem to be trying to turn this country into a theocracy. The rhetoric coming out of the White House has divided this country more than at any time in my 85 years. We have someone in the Oval Office who is …
Horse racing is animal abuse
Nov. 8, 2019
How many more race horses have to die before people admit that this is an abusive industry? You have to look beyond the grandstands and at the many deaths, not just on the tracks but also …
Be thankful during holidays
Nov. 7, 2019
As we enter the holiday season, we should take time to be thankful for all of our blessings. Special thanks should be given to …
Taxing the rich made US great
Nov. 7, 2019
Beginning with Richard Nixon’s election in 1968, through Ronald Reagan’s conservative revolution and George W. Bush’s neo-con movement up to Donald Trump’s tax cuts for the rich, Republicans have …
McConnell’s fork in the road
Nov. 7, 2019
If the GOP drags out the impeachment hearings to protect incumbent senators, the American public will …

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