Republicans

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 ...

Republicans are anti-veteran

The men and women who serve in our military have been cheated by the Senate Republicans. Just before leaving for elections they blocked passage of the Veterans Job Corps that would ...

Republicans rich-obsessed

I will be casting my vote for (President Barack) Obama, due to the fact that the Republicans want to dismantle, then privatize our country. The Republican Party has become capture ...

Voters asking for fed handout

Re: the article describing a last-ditch effort to secure FEMA funding for the Ophir Fire Station — (“Ophir fire station to call it quits Jan. 1,” Journal, Sept. 1 ...