Geary C. Tiffany

Reader Input: Vote your heart, come together as nation

In probably the most contentious national election in our recent history, it’s important to remember and understand that the type of issues that have inspired such division a ...

Folks, we’re nowhere near socialism

Socialism is nothing more or nothing less than the ownership of the means of production and the cooperative management of such. Folks, we’re far from that model. We’ve had ele ...

Respect leaders or vote them out

What we’re talking about is a clear struggle framed by not only the personalities of the two candidates, but by their competing visions. Both are honorable men, but the Republi ...

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 ...

Writers’ letters scream political panic

For a learned and accomplished man, Mr. Dale Smith’s recent letter to the Auburn Journal (“Impeach Barack Obama now,” Reader Input, Aug. 9) smacks of political pa ...

Mitt Romney PC to a fault

The flip-flop pandering from Mitt Romney is appalling. A trumped-up endorsement from the ?Birther King? (re: ?The Donald?) and a distancing from his Massachusetts ?Romney Health Ca ...

Partisan types in for a surprise

If you are a political extremist, left or right, beware the silent majority. Despite numerous gloom and doom predictions, these movements have swung the pendulum too far and there ...

Her comments just backfire

Re: The letter from Dee Nann regarding the president, his policies and the direction the country is going disturbs me greatly (“Put our country back on track,” Reader Input, Ap ...

Nation needs health care plan

As spring and summer temperatures rise, so does the political climate continue to heat up, with various stimuli affecting voter preferences/choices. The latest and perhaps most con ...

See our society decay still more

Enough already! The diatribes of Rush Limbaugh (heretofore known as Slimebaugh), forced a reluctant apology from the aforementioned entertainer, as a certain high-profile president ...

You can’t shrink to prosperity

Let’s see. General Motors has weighed in with record profits. People signing up for unemployment have dropped precipitously with the primary Republican candidates making stateme ...

Not perfect, but things getting better

As the economic, DoD, and political climates change, some things are abundantly clear. The economy, while jobless issues are still a concern, has clearly turned the corner, with th ...

Republican party left voter

Congressman Tom McClintock states “Congress is divided because the American people are divided” (“Congress earns flunking grade from locals,” Journal, Jan. 18). I would mai ...

Ballot box will clean house

I don’t know what kind of funny cigarettes the lunatic fringe of this current congress smoked in middle school, but the basic governance issues imbedded in civics class were clea ...

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 ...