Reagan

Ditch current ‘milquetoast’

Say Ed Saiz: (“Republicans are anti-veteran,” Reader Input, Sept. 26) — are you kidding? I’m a Vietnam vet who under Republic administrations got my degree ...

Specifics lacking in anti-business carp

Re: “California, sadly, not business-friendly,”?Grant Shaw, (Reader Input, Jan. 5). Like you, politicians generalize about taxes, fuel prices, jobs, healthcare and Social Secur ...

Let’s do the numbers

Re: “Obama, show us you’re the man,” (Reader Input, July 11). History lesson: Like the precursor to 2008, low tax rates and an unregulated Wall Street contributed to the Grea ...

Careful what you wish for

I see that according to the polls the voters are about to put their faith in Republican candidates to stop the recession they caused. Oh, how history is forgotten so soon. I can ...

Republicans used to be better

I remember when I was a kid and the transformation into a Republican meant something. It meant that you had made your way through life, managed to accumulate some assets and as tim ...

Obama worst since Carter

Re: “President a strong leader,” by Bob and Ginny Mock (Reader Input, June 23). President is a strong leader? You have to be kidding me, right? This president is the worst so- ...

Blame who for debt, recession?

We hear the two parties accuse and complain about the national debt and the economy all the time. So, which party is the big spender and on whose watch do the recessions occur? I ...

Progressives need logic

All you liberal progressives: Please try to use some logic re: 1. anti corporation and business, 2. anti banks, 3. anti Wall Street. It is corporations and business that provide ...

Blame starter, not firefighters

We just had a serious, dangerous fire that could have been much worse. Massive response by firefighters stopped it before it got completely out of control and caused much more da ...

Bianchi/Reagan

Valerie Bianchi of Auburn and Mike Reagan of Holly Ridge, N.C. were married Nov. 17, 2007 at Pioneer United Methodist Church in Auburn. Pastor Tim Gregory officiated. The bride wa ...