Ron Lowe

Santorum mixes politics, religion

Have you been following this story as it unfolds? Republican presidential contender Rick Santorum is betting Americans want a president who uses faith, not just to inspire, but als ...

Changing perceptions

Something off the cuff for the day. I have a friend who changes her hair color continually; it’s purple now. She is not about the color of her hair, she is an amazing soul with d ...

Newt follows own manual

Gridlock in Washington, in Congress, did not just happen one day. Newt Gingrich is the single biggest factor in destroying a Washington culture where the two parties had differing ...

Government a source of woe

I see that our local Socialist/Leftist Ron (Lowe) is at it again (Reader Input, Dec. 28). As usual, he is wrong. He states that the refusal of the House Republicans to go along wit ...

Clear the plate of yesteryear

In 2012, I resolve to point out even more clearly how Republican and tea party politicians have done everything in their power to hamper President Obama, to keep the economy flound ...

These two just want to win

Time grows short until the Iowa caucus, Jan. 3, holidays and all. So I have to wing it on this one. Newt Gingrich leads Mitt Romney in the Iowa polls, but no big deal. The conserva ...

Count most of us as Occupiers

Who is the Occupy Wall Street movement — most of us. It is not the powerful and wealthy 1 percent with their political connections. Occupy Wall Street is community groups, disill ...

Vote out that poser Obama

Re: “Obama gets things done,” (Reader Input, Oct. 31). As usual, Ron Lowe is way off base with his assessment of Obama’s effectiveness as a leader. For starters, Guantanamo i ...

Obama gets things done

How effective of a leader has President Obama been? During the 2008 presidential campaign Barack Obama made five key promises he wished to accomplish when he got to the White House ...

Things used to get done

A Republican, Teddy Roosevelt, promoted and signed into law programs, get this: trust-busting, a square deal for the average guy, competition laws, consumer laws and regulatory age ...