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Reader Input: President must honor commitment

Given the mendacity and subterfuge, the uncertainties embodied in Obamacare, its viability remains to be seen. But one certainty resonates with Americans: The president needs to ho ...

Another View: Let us reason together

Editor’s note: U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock, R-Elk Grove, made these statements on the House floor Tuesday. This shutdown should not have happened. The framers of our Constitu ...

Reader Input: Writers show odd tolerance

Mr. (Jim) Beall (Sr.) (“Let corpeople pay a B.S. tax,” Reader Input, April 26) and Mr. (Bryan E.) Johnson (“Protect us from the corpeople,” Reader Input, Ap ...

Obama wins second term but nation still deeply split

  WASHINGTON (AP) — The election laid bare a dual — and dueling — nation, politically speaking, jaggedly split down the middle on the presidency and torn ov ...

Romney is for the rich

I will never understand what goes on in the minds of Republicans as to why they want to see Republican millionaire Mitt Romney in the White House! As compared to the many European ...

Republican Party abandoned this voter

Obstructionism (win by losing) seems to be the color of the year for the right-wing extremists! If Mitch McConnell, John Boehner and Eric Cantor can block any hint of bipartisanshi ...

McClintock got it right

(Letter to the editor writer) Doug Stark attacks Congressman (Tom) McClintock for calling out the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) for its thuggish behavior (“McC ...

Nation needs Mitt Romney

I had to laugh at Kent Campbell’s letter on Wednesday, May 2 (“Voting for the seasoned one”). He acts like he made up his mind to vote for Obama because Dick Chen ...

Put blame on Obama

Re: “Can reader kindly zip it?” (Reader Input, June 12). Alan (Shuttleworth), your reply to Dee Nann (“Bring back our country,” Reader Input, June 10) remin ...

Democrat dismisses news as myth

I would like to add some clarity and a different perspective to Democrat Brian Hassett’s (April 22) letter to the editor (“Where were the questions?”) The outreac ...