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December 22, 2014

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Letters to the Editor

Be vigilant, but be constitutional
Nov. 27, 2014
In a recent letter (Religion, politics must be separated, Nov. 13), the writer claims the separation of church and state is written in our Constitution. There is nothing in the U.S. Constitution that mentions the separation of church and state.
Idea of plutocracy in U.S. is nauseating
Nov. 27, 2014
In response to the letter, “Democrats have billionaires, too” (Nov. 13): The writer finds it amusing. I find it nauseating that both Democratic and Republican millionaires/billionaires are trying to buy our government.
Radio stations rushing the season
Nov. 27, 2014
I read the Sun’s article on all-Christmas radio. Talk about rushing the season. One station starts it’s Christmas music at Halloween?
Smooth seas ahead? Not likely
Nov. 25, 2014
A sage letter writer (GOP agenda may help Democrats, Nov. 17) believes the next two years of GOP rule will likely allow a Democrat to …
Motivation needed for education
Nov. 25, 2014
Hardly a day passes without a media reference to just how bad Nevada’s public education system is. Reporters rant about meager funding, poor English language skills, teacher salaries and class size. This is accompanied by an assortment of …
A demonstration of sex education
Nov. 23, 2014
Suppose a resident set up a small table and chair on the sidewalk in front of any local elementary school and brought a case of bananas and condoms along.
Were pipe’s effects on lake studied?
Nov. 23, 2014
I would like to comment to the writers of the article “Using the ‘Tesla Bill’ to Southern Nevada’s advantage (Robert Lang and Jaewon Lim, Nov. 16). The North Las Vegas mayor wants to run a high-capacity water pipeline to the Apex project. Did anyone study the effects of that with the lake currently drying up?
Make a deal for Yucca Mountain
Nov. 23, 2014
I believe we have a great opportunity if our state politicians have the will to pursue it.
Vote for your interests, not pols’
Nov. 21, 2014
How is it politicians, Republican and Democrat, are able to get voters to either not vote or vote against their best interests? The last national election turnout was …
GOP majority will expose hypocrites
Nov. 21, 2014
I was glad to see the Republican Party take the Senate and keep the House and governorships. This is the last hurrah for their party, and the public will finally see …
Republic Services losing recyclables
Nov. 20, 2014
n regards to the letter “Republic Services needs a better plan” (Nov. 12) …
A look at what left voters dissatisfied
Nov. 20, 2014
Since voters on Nov. 4 said their votes were votes against President Barack Obama, that means they are dissatisfied with …
Think about securing savings
Nov. 20, 2014
The rich have taken control of the House and Senate, and if you are middle class, you may want to start putting your savings in a secured hold. I say this because …
Reid can make Yucca help Nevada
Nov. 18, 2014
Amber Phillips’ story “What the GOP’s big win means for Yucca” (Nov. 10) mentioned the possibility of restarting the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste project now that Harry Reid will no longer be able to block it. Phillips indicated that …
Use American-made material
Nov. 18, 2014
I think it is about time the city, county and state governments pass laws prohibiting the use of equipment and/or supplies not manufactured in America for construction of any project in which …

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