Constitution

Reader Input: Revolutionaries on right track

In 1775, British troops were in the field, looking for arms caches secreted by British subjects. The reason the colonists felt they needed to stockpile firearms was confirmed by th ...

Common sense went by the wayside

In reply to Bill LaFlaur (“Republicans rich-obsessed,” Reader Input, Sept. 21), “America today faces three overarching challenges, each of which transcends the pa ...

God will judge this nation's wickedness

Today is July Fourth and my heart is heavy for this country. I served in the military and swore to defend the Constitution with my life. Today the Constitution is viewed more as a ...

‘God’ doesn’t appear in Constitution

Comment to Dale Smith’s Auburn Journal letter on Sunday April 15 : I just cannot keep quiet when people misquote the contents of the U.S. Constitution. Mr. Smith, please Google t ...

Health care a humane offering

To be creative is to invent something. But, we ask, does the thing invented actually work? Case in point: the commerce clause in our Constitution …the “thing” that needs to ...

Remember the founding fathers

Re: “In God We Trust sign doesn’t belong,” (Reader Input, March 28).For the moment, let’s forget the Constitution and what the founding fathers wrote regard ...

Inaction has consequences

Recently I invited a young couple to a meeting of the local tea party. They must have been expecting a room full of wild-eyed seditious hell-raisers. “My God,” the young lady c ...

Word of God the cornerstone

There are no contradictions regarding gay marriage, as Mr. (Jim) Beall, Sr. (Reader Input, March 13) so aptly puts it in stating what makes this country great is the First Amendmen ...

Letter writer gets it wrong

Donald Adams (Reader Input, March 9) tries to cover his tracks and split hairs in a hopeless attempt to refute my exposure of his contradictions and prejudice regarding gay marriag ...

Original letter misunderstood

In response to Mr. (Jim) Beall Sr.’s letter (Reader Input, March 8), he obviously didn’t understand the original letter and let his emotions respond for him. In the original le ...