president

Consider a six-year term

I was thinking about our current four-year term for the office of the president. It seems it takes around 18 months to get his/her feet wet and learn the ropes. Then the last 18 mo ...

Letter a ‘mish-mash’

The letter written by Dee Nann and published by the Journal on Sept. 18 is a mishmash of nonsense, fantasy, vitriol and disrespect. She begins by calling our president a jackass. W ...

President must play global role

In the 21st century, we now live in a global world with a global economy. It is important to look at the big picture. We need a 21st century president who not only is the leader of ...

Republicans kill job efforts

What a wise man Mr. Roger Perkins is (Reader Input, Aug. 18). I do agree because our dear president is a natural-born citizen. I have his birth certificate in my presence so end of ...

FDR policies failed USA

I stand by the factual statements I wrote about Franklin Roosevelt and his policies (Reader Input, Aug. 8 and 19). There are dozens of well-researched books that support the premis ...

Quote facts why don’t you?

John Albert Dummett, Jr. (Reader Input, Aug. 12) will be a good Republican Party presidential candidate since the Republicans are doing everything they can to make President Obama ...

Don’t call Obama great

President Barack Obama is not a great man nor is he a good president. Nor does he live as a Christian and does not understand or uphold the Constitution of this United States, as I ...

Just leave the kennel to Lassie

How is it that the leader of the free world can take out Bin Laden and yet let a handful of tea party fanatics in Congress hold the financial world hostage with their freshmen stan ...

Our president isn’t cutting it

If this had been a white man in the president’s seat, he would have been impeached by now. But because this just happens to be a black man, he won’t get impeached. Why? Because ...

President doesn’t measure up as leader

Recently the president said the following in reference to Congress: “They need to do their job. Now’s the time to go ahead and make the tough choices. That’s why they’re ca ...

Keep Obama as US leader

My wife and I continue to strongly believe that our president is the best man for the job of President of our United States. He doesn’t always go the way we believe he should, bu ...

Loomis schools earn top scores

Congratulations to the administration, teachers, students and parents of the Loomis Union School District for earning top Academic Performance Index scores. The API focuses on how ...

Insist that local business share the work

This letter is in response to the April 29 front-page article by Gus Thomson featuring Jim Holmes and the Wal-Mart. Short of getting political, my question is what is Jim and the c ...

Another View: Youth courts: Promoting the civic life of our young generation

In celebration of Law Day on May 1, I am impelled to share the vital importance of promoting the civic life of our younger generations. Respect for the law, rooted in the freedoms ...

Better that Obama not run

(Barack) Obama has been president for over two years. Let’s look at his accomplishments. Our national debt has increased by one-third in just three years. Unemployment is still ...