Opinion

Reader Input: Some politicos’ price is too high

There is a problem with following Patrick Little’s advice (“Don’t let big money rule Supreme Court,” Reader Input, Nov. 16) to vote for a president who wi ...

Another View: McClintock honors two slain deputies

Following is the text of a speech delivered Tuesday on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives by U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock, R-Elk Grove. Mr. Speaker: On Oct. 24, Sacrame ...

Call to readers: Border security

Do you think we need tighter border security? Tell us why or why not. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include yo ...

Reader Input: Supes’ pay raise measure poorly worded

Ken Campbell’s letter of Nov. 12 pertaining to the money behind the passing of Measure B was enlightening (“Notice who supported raise,” Reader Input). Few of t ...

Reader Input: House homeless at local barracks

I feel awful when I see people who are homeless, but what can I do? Jan Haldeman suggested that we make a request to the people who can do something about it (“Barracks could ...

Reader Input: Pickleball efforts are appreciated

I want to “talk up” the individuals serving on the board of the Auburn Recreation District. They have over the years, worked tirelessly to promote recreation and numero ...

Reader Input: My bet is we are going broke

Math is neither conservative nor liberal. So why has neither party faced the facts? It’s simple math. Our government spends more then they steal from us. The U.S. citizens ...

Reader Input: ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ a must-see

I just saw “Fiddler on the Roof” at the newly refurbished State Theatre here in Auburn. What a show! The acting, music, dancing and refreshments were all superb. If ...

Reader Input: Rosalie’s points bear repeating

Rosalie Wohlfromm’s column of Nov. 16 was not only well-written but also inspiring (“Don’t place a minimum on employee appreciation,” Coming Up Rosie.). &nb ...

Reader input: Shelter needed for homeless

The Applegate fire re-minds us how amazingly fast emergency shelters are set up for animals and people and how necessary they are to ensure safety and calm the fears of the citizen ...