economy

Reader Input: Try substance in your argument

Wow! Ron Lowe and his MSNBC talking points (“Why vote for GOP again?,” Reader Input, April 19). He never uses facts or any substance. The GOP is not anti-gay. They ju ...

Reader Input: Restrict businesses, harm economy

My comments are two-fold, first to encourage the naysayers regarding the new Costco store, or the Wal-Mart store, or any other new establishment coming to Auburn. I have lived in ...

Reader Input: Seeing no justice under Obama

Equal treatment under the law? Not in Obama’s America. (I mean) Obama’s executive action that he says is for 5 million immigrants (it will be 4 millions more). Firs ...

Reader Input: Open Auburn to Airbnb

Auburn derives significant economic benefits from short-term rentals, such as Airbnb, and the travelers who occupy them. Numerous studies have shown that those renting via Airbnb ...

Reader Input: Airbnb impact will be positive

I am writing this letter to stress the importance of building our city and community as we become more of a destination spot where visitors can enjoy the history of Auburn and the ...

Reader Input: Exploit state’s oil resources

California citizens should benefit from state’s resources. We should be doing whatever possible to develop California’s economy and employment. So, I’m insist ...

Reader Input: California needs hydraulic fracturing

Hydraulic fracturing increases California’s energy independence and keeps jobs and revenue in the state. California has significant oil reserves. If it can be extracted saf ...

Reader Input: Try facts before blabbering

I keep wondering how it can be that prolific letter writer Ron Lowe can get it wrong on so many issues. I am referring to his most recent letter that appeared in the Journal on Sep ...

Reader Input: Do readers understand real economy?

I wonder — do the same Auburn Journal readers who fill up the “Reader Input” section with commentary about this country being the laughingstock of the world and i ...

Reader Input: Bring in Costco; keep funds local

As my husband and I head west on Interstate 80 to spend our $300-plus at Costco, I lament the fact that these dollars will not enhance our local economy. Not only does this biweekl ...