big government

Reader Input: A legacy of lost trust and corruption

I appreciate the Auburn Journal publishing letters from readers, especially regarding current affairs in government. I am in my 80s and first became interested in politics as a c ...

Reader Input: Shame on the fear-mongering

The president and other Big Government politicians in Washington, D.C. have jumped the shark. They are using the most juvenile scare tactics imaginable to intimidate American fam ...

Kindly define ‘obscene profit’

Teresa Haller complained about “big oil” in a recent letter to the editor (May 6). I remember Hillary Clinton once complaining about the “obscene profits” of the oil compan ...

'Big government' gripes biased

Republicans and tea party supporters seem to be disingenuous in their complaints about deficit spending and the takeover by “big government.” I say this because I did not hear ...

Lynch mob mentality ruled

I must agree with Herb Tanimoto (Reader Input, Sept 6). Congressman (Tom) McClintock’s recent meetings on health care have been a far cry from “town hall democracy.” Rather t ...