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Government can help

Kudos to Delta Wilson-Ricky for her letter (Reader Input, Aug. 23) recalling how FDR’s New Deal programs allowed her family to survive the Great Depression of the ’30s. It is i ...

FDR rescued reader’s family

The last thing I want to do is get into a political discussion, but if Franklin D. Roosevelt and his policies hadn’t been put into place, my parents and extended family wouldn’ ...

FDR policies failed USA

I stand by the factual statements I wrote about Franklin Roosevelt and his policies (Reader Input, Aug. 8 and 19). There are dozens of well-researched books that support the premis ...

FDR policies rescued USA

Willard Schmehl is entitled to his opinions (“Spending creates deficits,” Reader Input, Aug. 8). However, it would be nice if he ever bothered to do some basic reality testing ...

Obama, show us you’re the man

It always amazes me how Ginny and Bob Mock can trumpet the triumphs of Barack Obama when he has largely failed as president (Reader Input, June 24). How about the “shovel-ready ...

Show support for California Conservation Corps

As everyone knows our state is in a major budget crisis. The governor has a plan to cut out a major asset to the state: the California Conservation Corps. I am organizing a march/r ...

CCC is too valuable to cut from state budget

Did you know that the California Conservation Corps may be eliminated by the state budget? Just in our local area what does this mean? Have you ever been hiking the trails at Hidde ...