President Obama

Our president deserves better

Bravo for Patricia Burke for her letter of Jan. 11, regarding the kind of American we are, and suggesting that President Obama is still getting a bum rap from us Auburn people. He ...

What kind of North Korean are you?

In reference to Patricia Burke’s letter of Jan. 11: “What kind of Americans are you?” To clarify my position, I did not rail against the president. I simply quoted President ...

Obama a poor US president

(Barack) Obama is a terrible president for many reasons. His rise to fame is a huge mystery to many. First of all, he was an unknown, inexperienced junior with absolutely no accomp ...

Another View: McClintock talks election, waste, payroll tax

Congressman Tom McClintock (R-Elk Grove) stopped by the Journal office on a recent visit to his district. The following is McClintock’s responses to questions about the 2012 pres ...

‘What kind of Americans are you?’

In reference to both Steve Cavolt’s and John Nightingale’s letters in the Journal on Jan. 6: What world are you living in? To address Mr. Cavolt: President Obama walked into a ...

Power’s gone to leader’s head

The president takes an oath that states, “I will faithfully execute the Office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my ability, preserve, protect and defend ...

Obama is not deficit-neutral, period!

(This is a) response to Patricia Grenfell (Reader Input, Dec. 28) regarding my Dec. 22 letter on “extension of payroll tax cuts.” I don’t normally respond to those with diffe ...

NDA Act would disgrace US history

The 2012 “National Defense Authorization Act” contains provisions within it that, if made law, would essentially authorize the United States government to use military and poli ...

Much accomplished, more needs doing

I agree with Don Greer (Reader Input, Dec. 21) that President Obama’s birthplace is a non-issue that deserves no mention on these pages. But I ask Don why 44 percent of Republica ...

Octogenarian dislikes Obama

Reading Carol Wallgren’s letter I cannot believe it (Reader Input, Dec. 4). First of all, the president in Washington has done nothing for our country. All he has done is travel ...

Real lowdown on Obama

Bob and Ginny Mock, so you think (President) Obama is getting a bum rap (Reader Input, Dec. 1)? So little you know. If he is a Christian why did he cancel our National Day of Praye ...

Party extremism going overboard

Contrary to current thought, it is very important that we maintain a strong Republican Party and a strong Democratic Party to the exclusion of radical extremists on both sides. The ...

HR 4646 hasn’t made it very far

Apparently Dale Smith believes every e-mail forwarding that he receives and is trying to make President (Barack) Obama look bad (Reader Input, Oct. 26). House bill HR 4646 (1 perce ...

Nature and equality for all

President (Barack) Obama has violated both nature and equality by ignoring the concepts declared in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. These concepts being: repr ...

US entered Libya wrongly

Now that forces supported by the U.S. military are closing in on Qaddafi, I think it is again time to revisit the manner in which we became involved in this war. Yes, it is a war, ...