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September 16, 2014

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Letters to the Editor

Help them achieve food security
Sept. 9, 2014
The editorial in the Sun regarding potential mass immigration from drought-stricken Central America raises legitimate alarms. We have the capacity to …
Some answer is needed
Sept. 9, 2014
Regarding the letter about passing more laws (“Passing more laws isn’t the answer,” Sept. 2), my question is: Then what is the answer? Before there was mandatory …
Marching in France’s shade
Sept. 9, 2014
Paul Krugman’s article “French leader fails Europe, too” (Aug. 31) is right on point. France has been, is now and probably will in the future be scared to death of …
A return to the worst of the worst
Sept. 9, 2014
Years ago, territories such as the Ukraine and a few others could not wait to be free of Russia. They had a very good reason …
Split all states to better our nation
Sept. 8, 2014
We should go much further than splitting California into six states.
A disconnect in education spending
Sept. 8, 2014
In the Wednesday letter “Tax dollars and education,” the writer parrots the liberal canard that taxing and spending is the answer to all problems. He says we need to spend more to educate our children.
Two key programs and conservatives
Sept. 8, 2014
Two government programs kept me out of the poorhouse and off the streets during the Great Recession after the balloon burst in the housing market: Medicare and Social Security.
Team eliminated after only one loss?
Sept. 7, 2014
Am I the only one in town who is upset about the way the Little League World Series turned out?
The rich’s bubble can be penetrated
Sept. 7, 2014
The writer of the Aug. 31 letter “Different views on the U.S. wealth gap” says, “The bubble the rich live in cannot be penetrated.” Horse hockey.
Michael Brown and his ‘mistakes’
Sept. 5, 2014
Ever-reliable Eugene Robinson opines in his Aug. 27 column “When mistakes become deadly” that the 6-foot-4, 300-pound, 18-year-old Michael Brown “made mistakes,” including …
Black men killing other black men
Sept. 5, 2014
In the Aug. 28 article “After funeral, Horsford steps further into spotlight on race,” Rep. Steven Horsford said because of the tragic death of Michael Brown, now is the time for this nation to have a discussion on …
A lawmaker’s interesting choice
Sept. 5, 2014
U.S. Rep. Steven Horsford attended the service in Ferguson, Mo., for Michael Brown, a young black man shot by a white police officer. …
Clarifying what Horsford said
Sept. 4, 2014
U.S. Rep. Steven Horsford’s carefully crafted words at Michael Brown’s funeral (Aug. 26 Sun) need clarification.
Remember another Sept. 11 tragedy
Sept. 4, 2014
September 11 rolls around again. It’s the anniversary of the deadliest murder and massacre of American citizens in the history of the United States. No, not the World Trade Center. The Mountain Meadows Massacre just north of St. George, Utah.
‘Managing’ services for vets
Sept. 4, 2014
The House Veterans Affairs Committee proposes to “raise awareness and develop legislation in support of the millions of military and veteran caregivers tending to their ill and injured warriors at home.”

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