Republicans

Reader Input: Does US mirror 1958 China?

Could it be that we are taking the “Great Leap Forward” as did China in the year 1958? During China’s Great Leap Forward campaign, massive amounts of money/inve ...

Reader Input: Republicans are tough on crime

In Florida, 2005, 9-year-old Jessica Lunsford was snatched from her bed by John Couey, a repeat offender. Jessica was the “quiet girl with the radiant smile.” This mo ...

Reader Input: Californians not buying failed ideas

I was puzzled by the story you ran Jan. 23 about professional golfer Phil Mickelson’s comment that he might move from California due to higher tax rates on wealthy people suc ...

Reader Input: GOP moves the goal line

During the presidential campaign the Republicans said that the Democrats would never get the unemployment rate into the eighth percentile. When they did, the Republicans said it wa ...

Republicans behaving badly

The Republicans are not united with the rest of the country. In fact, they’re like a nation unto themselves. The Republicans’ behavior has become unconscionable as th ...

Republicans ready to grasp renewed House control

  WASHINGTON — Republicans had renewed control of the House within their grasp early Wednesday as the two parties traded gains from the Eastern seaboard to the Southwes ...

Democrats maintain control of Senate

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats secured a majority in the Senate on Tuesday, snatching Republican-held seats in Massachusetts and Indiana and turning back fierce, expensi ...

Why shaft our veterans?

(Editor’s note: This letter is a response to letters sent in reaction to Mr. Saiz’s letter, “Republicans are anti-veteran,” Reader Input, Sept. 26).First of ...

Shame on Democrats

One last comment on the Republicans are anti-veteran and then let’s put it to bed (“Republicans are anti-veteran,” Reader Input, Sept. 26). If memory serves, I be ...

Common sense went by the wayside

In reply to Bill LaFlaur (“Republicans rich-obsessed,” Reader Input, Sept. 21), “America today faces three overarching challenges, each of which transcends the pa ...