Help more than rich Americans

In reply to Dorothy Kreisher (Reader Input, Aug. 10): Yes, my views have also been firmly established for years. I have always felt that we all deserve to have a healthy, educated, ...

Bring UN in on Iraq/Afghan wars

A possible solution to the Afghan-Iraq war(s) would be to request that the United Nations take an active part in overseeing and controlling and establishing effective democratic go ...

Obamas take holiday again

Obama supporters are blinded by ideology again and again and again. When George Bush took time to go home to Texas you would have thought that he was out with the Klan burning bla ...

A license to disobey gov.

I will be turning 29 on Aug. 29. But even more special to me than my birthday is the fact that on this day my driver’s license will expire. Not only will I not renew it but I w ...

Take call safety into your own hands

I get so outraged at the drivers who are still talking on their phones while driving, I wish they would be arrested on the spot. Where is their common sense? The research proves t ...

Vets deserve better benefits

After reading Tom McClintock’s press secretary’s explanation of why Tom did not support extension of unemployment benefits (Reader Input, Aug. 18), I understand why I’ve rece ...

Few collect big retirement

If I used the Auburn Journal’s recent articles on public employee pensions as my only news source, I would believe that most public employees get big pensions at the expense of t ...

Pensions should be redistributed

These high-level school pensions are uncalled for, (Journal, Aug. 18). How much do you need? While the schools are reducing services, their pensions are bankrupting the entire sys ...

Scapegoating educators wrong

We were saddened by the front page article in the Auburn Journal (Aug. 18), on the first day of school, no less, re: administrator pensions for educators in Placer County. I don ...

Our View: Let’s hear all the facts of rock-throwing incident first

Make an example out of them? Sentence them to community service? This rock-throwing case is somehow different because those accused were football players? Since three teenagers ...