Patriot Act

Reader Input: Congressman opposed said act

A recent letter to the editor has kind words to say about my defense of our Fourth Amendment rights that are now under open attack by this administration, but then suggests I have ...

Reader Input: Please negate the Patriot Act

Congressman Tom McClintock’s article, “Our nation’s wake-up call” (Another View, June 21), beautifully described how our Founders provided for our protec ...

Blame the electorate, not cable news

What does Fox News have to do with anything? I am always amazed that when someone writes their opinion in the Auburn Journal, and others don?t agree is because of Fox News or some ...

Don’t skip over historical facts

Willard Schmehl (Reader Input, March 24) alleges illegal involvement of Democratic presidents in overseas military operations, yet holds George Bush up as the great defender of the ...

A nation of spies? Locals question the USA Patriot Act

Imagine you're getting ready to board an airplane and you're forbidden from boarding because you've been labeled a terror threat. This situation could occur at any time and for s ...