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Another View: Obama’s orders go beyond mere numbers

Those of you who’ve read my first columns know that I have been equally critical of extreme policy and ridiculous talking points from both sides. Although I have been willing ...

Reader Input: Will work ethic or fantasy rule?

“Success depends on effort and merit. With a little hard work, you can improve your situation,” (President Barack Obama, Dec. 4, 2013). And, in his State of the Union a ...

Reader Input: Citizens: You’re being controlled

If you place a frog in a pot of hot water, he will immediately jump out. However, if you place this frog in a pot of warm water and then slowly increase the temperature, he is &ldq ...

Reader Input: Time to shine light into dark

President Lyndon Johnson said, “We were attacked (in the Gulf of Tonkin).” President Richard Nixon was known for “I am not a crook,” President George H.W. B ...

Reader Input: GOP’s oath harms nation

On Jan. 20, 2009 (inauguration night), 15 rulers of the Republican Party met in an upscale Washington restaurant and took a “blood oath” to oppose everything (proposed ...

Reader Input: Three who operate on a higher plane

America, America, God shed his grace on thee! God called Nelson Mandela home and gave America the gift of Barack Obama and the Catholic Church the gift of Pope Francis. When one do ...

Reader Input: Rep. McClintock uses fear tactics

Rep. Tom McClintock: Hey, Tommy. I see that the approval rating for Congress is 17 percent. But don’t worry, Tommy. As long as there are elderly white people in your distri ...

Reader Input: Voters: Quit fighting among ourselves

In reply to John Sisson (“Rich parlay fears of white Americans,” Reader Input, Oct. 11): Wow! What a damn good letter. I commend you for your thought and wit on this on ...

Reader Input: DC discord all about elections

I appreciate the letter (“Care Act is not so affordable,” Reader Input, Oct. 15). I wonder if she voted for (Barack) Obama. I doubt it, as she is not interested in goin ...

Reader Input: Obama out to make us pay

Why is my government punishing me for the budget crisis? Yes, I voted for Mitt Romney, but doesn’t (Barack) Obama represent all of the people and not just those that voted fo ...