health insurance

Call to readers: Health insurance

Will you have health insurance come Jan. 1? Tell us why or why not. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your ...

Reader input: Now we’re heading toward socialism

The majority of Americans understand that “Obamacare” is destroying jobs. It is driving up health care costs, killing health benefits, and destroying the economy. It do ...

Please explain discordant view

I’m having a difficult time reconciling some of the stated policies of the Republican ticket for 2012. As my first example, I can understand having a moral conviction that result ...

Residents navigate through diagnoses of terminal illness

Denise VonMillanich knows the weight of having a child diagnosed with a terminal illness all too well. She also knows the sorrow and grief that accompanies a child passing away. ...

Locals navigate through diagnoses of terminal illness

Denise VonMillanich knows the weight of having a child diagnosed with a terminal illness all too well. She also knows the sorrow and grief that accompanies a child passing away. ...

We must show compassion to our own

I’m 72 years old and I have a very good memory. When I was just a young boy I saw a startling photo in one of the magazines my dad was reading. It was taken in some Third World c ...

Local residents, officials sound off about health insurance bill

A proposed bill has local officials and residents speaking out about insurance rates and government control. Assembly Bill 52 was approved by the California Assembly and was being ...

City insurance premiums high-priced

In regards to the article about the city salaries and resident comments (Journal, Nov. 22), I guess if you aren’t earning the $100K or $200K, these amounts seem excessive and may ...

A plan to derail ObamaCare

Stephanie Sharon-Corniuk’s comments that Congressman (Tom) McClintock failed to represent his constituents by voting against the ObamaCare bill is completely erroneous (Reader In ...

CEOs profiting too greatly

Well, hurrah to Trish Grenfell (Reader Input, March 10). Does it make anyone else sick that the CEOs of our various health insurers are making salaries anywhere from $3.3 million ...