MARY ANN FRANK

School district administrator-heavy

It was interesting to read in the Journal this morning (Nov. 4) that the board of the Auburn Elementary School District just didn’t know how they were going to get a budget in pl ...

Study candidates, not TV commercials

The 2010 election will soon be over and perhaps we will have a couple of months without television commercials. Those who have gotten absentee ballots may have already voted, howev ...

Feds keep people in dark

According to Citizens Against Government Waste, within days of the Gulf oil spill the Dutch government offered the services of their high-tech oil skimming ships. They also offered ...

Keep the sales taxes right here

Re: Costco/Wal-Mart Bohemia project (Journal, June 30). Wal-Mart would surely not create any more traffic or pollution than a Costco so why the anti-Wal-Mart argument? The popula ...

U.S.A. not for socialists

To Charles Dawson, Reader Input, Feb. 3: Are you a socialist? This country was not founded on socialistic principles. In fact, the pilgrims tried this type of governing and it d ...

Public insurance has pitfalls

Since President Obama’s speech on July 22 we are hearing a lot about health care insurance reform instead of health care reform, specifically, from my understanding, making it le ...

Remember good old days

I have been trying to determine what happened to freedom and the Constitution of the United States. As American citizens we are promised some “inalienable rights” but not witho ...