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Reader Input: Obamacare a socialist step

Do you really want (President) Obama to turn this country into a socialist country? Really think about what that would do to you. If you have a lot of money and worked for it, it ...

Another View: Obama tax increase will hurt the middle class

To understand the federal budget mess and the so-called fiscal cliff, it’s important to remember three numbers: 39, 37 and 64. Thirty-nine percent is the combined increase ...

Susan Rushton: Pomp and Circumstance

This column, with some revision and editing, is a quadrennial event.   Something like it first appeared in 1989. Well, we’re about ready for another inauguration day ...

Reader Input: GOP promotes a better plan

Re: “GOP issues a new ‘fiscal cliff’ offer to Obama,” Journal, Dec. 4: I feel as if the GOP’s and the Democrats have been arguing forever about the ...

Reader Input: Fine Fox News mouthpiece

Kristine Bethga, in the Dec. 13, Reader Input section of the Auburn Journal, finds it “offensive” that the president is scheduling a vacation while Americans are still ...

Reader Input: Obama family should stay put

Maybe it’s just me but does anyone else find it offensive and grossly insensitive for the “First Family” to be jetting off, for 20 days, to Hawaii while so many o ...

Reader Input: Pearl Harbor, Obama link

In today’s Auburn Journal I found no mention of Dec. 7, “the day that will live in infamy!” Why? Either your writers and editors are too young, or they flunked ...

Reader Input: Tom McClintock: ‘Read my lips’

Richard Conrad (“Enact middle class tax cuts,” Reader Input, Dec. 4) is very much mistaken to suggest that I would support any of the tax increases scheduled to take ef ...

Reader Input: Fed up with our legislators

  We are about to go off the economic cliff and all the folks that we have sent to Washington D.C. just want to argue and play the old blame game. I for one am fed up with a ...

Reader Input: Our freedoms are vanishing

Divide and conquer, this is what this president has done. Overwhelm the economy with welfare and food stamps until it collapses. Control health care and energy. Redistribute the w ...