Republicans

Reader Input: Elected leaders: Accomplish or get out

I find myself disgusted and confused over the stupid antics of our government ... the issues of Obamacare, the Republicans and both houses. Let’s face it: Obamacare is vagu ...

Reader input: Republicans will stop at nothing

I am appalled at the Republicans’ threat to shut down the government in an attempt to derail the Affordable Care Act. Clearly they will stop at nothing to try to end this hum ...

Reader Input: Common Core costly in many ways

Common Core. What is Common Core? Both Democrats and Republicans are opposed to Common Core! SAT scores dropped 60 points in three decades. Common Core will lower our education ...

Reader Input: US dictator does as he pleases

I agree completely with Thomas Mann (“Where is the outrage?” — Reader Input, March 24). It’s totally OK with the mainstream media that we give millions o ...

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 ...