Democrats

We have failed to protect democracy

Over the years and months I have read several letters — listened to radio stories how we have not been good stewards of our planet. Yet I hardly read or hear how we have not been ...

Government a source of woe

I see that our local Socialist/Leftist Ron (Lowe) is at it again (Reader Input, Dec. 28). As usual, he is wrong. He states that the refusal of the House Republicans to go along wit ...

Left intolerant, uncompromising

Re: “Letter steeped in bigotry, ignorance, fear,” (Griffin Quick, Reader Input, Dec. 5). It is people on the left such as you, Griffin, and the Mocks (Bob and Ginny), who are i ...

Real lowdown on Obama

Bob and Ginny Mock, so you think (President) Obama is getting a bum rap (Reader Input, Dec. 1)? So little you know. If he is a Christian why did he cancel our National Day of Praye ...

It’s beginning to look a lot like Wal-Mart

My heart goes out to all my fellow Americans this holiday season. The impotent Democrats cannot even pass legislation voters overwhelmingly support. Pathetic Republicans have no be ...

Congress dug a deeper hole

Not surprisingly, the hyped supercommittee was a failure from its inception. This disgraceful, half-hearted attempt to bridge the artificially inspired political gap between the Re ...

‘We the people’ are to blame

In the matter of this country’s dire economic problems, the Congress has failed twice. How can the members of Congress, that body that views the word “compromise” as an epith ...

Remind you of anywhere?

I think the “tea party patriots” started out with a good agenda. Stopping waste and irresponsible spending in government is a campaign that most Americans would join. As time ...

Tax boost will diminish deficit

Our country’s budget deficit comes as no surprise. We continue to fund two wars and are still saddled with $1 trillion in tax cuts from the previous administration. Income taxes ...

Institute higher taxes for all

The votes are in and it is time to raise taxes on all Americans. President (Barack) Obama claims 80 percent of the public supports Democrats’ demand for tax increases. “The Ame ...