Gary L. Vogt

Be careful what you wish for

Response to Dee Nann, Christian Valley, (“Bring back our country,” Reader Input, June 19).You say you want your country back? Like, how far back? Or, back from what exa ...

Specifics lacking in anti-business carp

Re: “California, sadly, not business-friendly,”?Grant Shaw, (Reader Input, Jan. 5). Like you, politicians generalize about taxes, fuel prices, jobs, healthcare and Social Secur ...

Religions show the right way

I agree with Gary L. Vogt, that one shouldn’t use hate to push their agenda (Reader Input, Dec. 14), and I hope the Journal will censor hateful diatribes from their site. But, I ...

Create jobs to repair infrastructure

First: I get a chuckle every time I read something from Ted Gaines. Ted, you flunked economics. The dollar value of the national debt has absolutely nothing to do with the level of ...

Let’s do the numbers

Re: “Obama, show us you’re the man,” (Reader Input, July 11). History lesson: Like the precursor to 2008, low tax rates and an unregulated Wall Street contributed to the Grea ...

The high cost of greater growth

Wal-Mart: Reminds me of Lancaster in the late ’70s. Lancaster: a safe and secure high desert town with a lot of history. We shopped at Gemco, Kmart or downtown shops. Christmas s ...

City LED sign a fiscal waste

Just got around to reading Wednesday’s Journal. Ya know, I first came to Auburn in 1993. I loved it at first sight. Auburn: nice, quiet, historical town, nestled in the foothills ...