JOHN T. NIGHTINGALE

Reader input: Is it about jobs or a free ride?

The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Sunday shows that 46 percent of Likely U.S. voters approve of President Obama’s job performance. Fifty-three perc ...

Reader input: Freedom is over-rated

George Orwell in 1948 wrote of his vision of 1984. Summarized from the first two paragraphs he said: “big brother is watching you,” the caption said. In the far distanc ...

Reader input: Does president pay fair share?

Here is a perplexing tale of paying one’s fair share. “President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama paid $112,214 in federal income taxes in 2012 on adjusted ...

Reader Input: Regulate the people, not guns

Re: “Does U.S. mirror 1958 China?” (John T. Nightingale, Reader Input, March 21): Those who advocate the removal of weapons from the general public should go back in ...

Reader Input: Does US mirror 1958 China?

Could it be that we are taking the “Great Leap Forward” as did China in the year 1958? During China’s Great Leap Forward campaign, massive amounts of money/inve ...

Reader Input: Mind your tongue

I am again amused by progressives and their interpretation of very simple language. As citizens we have a “Bill of Rights.” These “Rights” serve to protec ...

Reader Input: Mainstream called it right

It certainly appears that the progressives and the mainstream media were correct when they warned me if I voted for Mitt Romney there would be massive layoffs. And they were right ...

Better get used to more misery

Attention, readers: Here is a term we have not heard for a long while: “misery index.” I assume it is part of the “hope and change” thing. The misery index was initiated by ...

Government knows best

Time for the left to ready the Kool-Aid. A recent report reads “President Barack Obama Tuesday ordered a government-wide review of regulations with the goal of eliminating those ...

How do some predict future?

Based on a recent letter to the editor I see that there is the “educated class” and then there are the non-progressive peasants. I have also leaned that the Progressive Educat ...