politicians

Politicians need new rhetoric

I received campaign propaganda from John Allard and it’s the same old rhetoric I always get. He’s going to protect my gun rights and lower my taxes. Hey, John, what about heal ...

Vegetation ordinance ‘Machiavellian’

Re: the proposed ordinance to allow the city, at the instigation of another landowner, to dictate the vegetation on private property (Journal, April 25). The proposed ordinance, wh ...

The public is being played

We are bombarded with so much bad-mouthing that we can’t tell what is what. The candidates waste millions of dollars trying to buy the office. For this reason alone we should sh ...

Time to kick out the politicians

When are we as Americans — home of the free — gonna stop swallowing this behavior from our politicians? They want us to carry insurance on our employees. That would be nice but ...

Let ‘We the People’ lead

We the People. For some reason that simple three-word phrase has been sticking with me everywhere I go these days. And I go everywhere in Northern California for my jobs. As of ...

Politicians should be like Truman

Harry Truman was a different kind of president. He probably made as many, or more important, decisions regarding our nation’s history as any of the other 32 presidents preced ...

A wish to grill political types

I wrote this before I read your brilliant editorial in today’s Sunday Journal (Aug. 2). Thank you for your sound bite! You’re singing exactly the same kind of song that I said ...

Politicians must have a Ph.D. in dishonesty

Regarding the irrational letter by Johnson about Christian religion and Republicans that have hiding places for perverts, Your Views, Jan. 3. With this I am not justifying frequen ...