John R. Murphy

Reader Input: Remember Pearl Harbor

I was really surprised to see nothing in your paper about Pearl Harbor day! I realize there is no one there old enough to remember that day. Someone must have a father or grandfath ...

Government in bad shape

I sure agree with Paul Piercy’s letter in the Sunday Journal. We should all speak up. I believe every part of our government is in bad shape But what can be done about it? About ...

Keep Jennifer on board

Hooray for (Supervisor) Jennifer (Montgomery)! Three cheers for Jen. Like she said, “I am not a puppet,” (“Supes vote Montgomery off Tahoe board,” Journal, Jan. 26). It s ...

Arizona is doing a noble thing

Three cheers for Arizona; no, 10 cheers! They passed a law there Friday. It’s what our federal government should have done many, many years ago. But the country is in a sad sta ...