Arizona

Arizona shooting suspect pleads guilty

TUCSON, Ariz. - Jared Lee Loughner pleaded guilty Tuesday to going on a shooting rampage at a political gathering, killing six people and wounding 13 others, including his intended ...

Reader’s guns behave well

This letter is in response to Ron Lowe of Nevada City, (Reader Input, Feb. 4): The Second Amendment to the United States Constitution is part of the Bill of Rights which protects ...

Sentence Jared Loughner to life

Re: “Charges filed in shooting rampage,” Journal, Jan. 10: In my opinion people do not need to express their emotions by going out and shooting innocent people. Everybody in ...

Instead of blame, care for fellow man

Re: Possible reason for shooting (Reader Input, Journal, Jan. 12), by Dave Imgrund. First of all, it was our elected Congress that voted for health care reform in an attempt to p ...

This is no way to exit recession

Yes, Mary Ann (Frank) (Reader Input, July 9), the feds are keeping us in the dark. Only the Internet, talk radio and one cable station cover all the news. The Gulf disaster could ...

Rep. McClintock said it perfectly

Thank you for printing the copy of the speech by Rep. Tom McClintock in your “Another View” column on May 25. The speech given by McClintock was in response to the president o ...

Arizona law a step forward

I am in total agreement with Betty Cruz in regards that California should back Arizona’s new immigrant law (Reader Input, May 14). It was just reported that more than 5,600 ille ...

Reader: Blame Obama for mess

Too much stupidity over the recent issue of illegal immigrants in the state of Arizona. The blame belongs with the feds at the national level for failing so miserably, not Arizona. ...

Reader: What if I were illegal?

Last Friday, I was driving down North Sunrise Boulevard near Cirby and was stopped by a Roseville police officer for speeding. The kind officer walked over to my car and asked for ...

GOP has need to demonize

Tearing away Republican hypocrisy: Which “wedge” issues will Republicans use in the upcoming midterm elections to embroil the American public and embolden their base? Count on ...

Our borders need protection

It is interesting but not surprising that “Ranting” Ron Lowe has an opinion about the new law in Arizona (Reader Input, April 26). I would suggest he go and live on the border ...

We should learn from Arizona

When is California going to learn from Arizona? Now, being in Arizona illegally is a crime, not just a fine. Police are required to check on legal status when they think illegal al ...

Arizona is doing a noble thing

Three cheers for Arizona; no, 10 cheers! They passed a law there Friday. It’s what our federal government should have done many, many years ago. But the country is in a sad sta ...

McCain didn’t tell whole story

I was watching the John McCain meeting on health care reform in Arizona and noticed a lot of Arizona’s older citizens were concerned about their Social Security and Medicare in t ...

Oesterling shines at Arizona meet

Thirteen-year-old Kellie Oesterling, a level 7 gymnast at Auburn Gymnastics, proved at a gymnastics meet in Arizona Sunday that she is ready to make a run at a state championship t ...