Mike Michaelsen

Keep lake open permanently

Thanks to Brian Little for his support of Lake Clementine (Reader Input, July 2). Truly we need the support of all parties interested in keeping the lake open on a permanent basi ...

Our borders need protection

It is interesting but not surprising that “Ranting” Ron Lowe has an opinion about the new law in Arizona (Reader Input, April 26). I would suggest he go and live on the border ...

Office holders: You work for taxpayers

Among all the discussion and complaints the one factor seldom mentioned but should be in the forefront is the next election. As a society we elect our representatives and expect t ...

Voters taking back America

What do you say now, Ranting Ron (Lowe)? Can you blame the Republicans, as you usually do, for the change in Massachusetts, or can you face the hard reality of the discontent of ...

Ship of fools voted in Obama

The danger to America is not Barack Obama but a citizenry capable of entrusting a man like him with the presidency. It will be easier to limit and undo the follies of an Obama pr ...

Ever enjoy a national park?

Regarding Mike Michaelsen’s government-bashing letter of Oct. 7, “Tough to trust government,” he says of the U.S. Postal Service, “It’s broke” – yet it delivers my ma ...

Tough to trust government

Social Security established 1934. It’s broke. U.S. Postal Service — 1775, it’s broke. Fannie Mae — 1938, it’s broke. Medicare-Medi-Cal — 1965, they’re broke. Freddie ...

It takes money to run our parks

Mr. Gordon Frazier can stay outraged at the increase in park fees (Reader Input, Aug. 23), wow a whole $5. Then again, he could sit outside the closed gates to some of the parks a ...

More taxes, anyone?

545 vs. 300 million. Our President, Supreme Court and Congress vs. Our Citizens, Plus “RON TAX EM MORE LOWE” Just a few of the taxes we now pay, but not enough for Ranting R ...

Take a closer look at Democrats’ tax problems

Ranting Ron (Lowe) is at it again (Your Views, Feb. 5) blaming the GOP for no new taxes to ease the California budget. I suggest he think about who was in charge when the money wa ...
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