Dear Editor, Blink and you've missed it: Hungary is no longer a democracy. President János Áder has just signed away the rights of all that was left of Hungary's opposition parties after years of gutting legislative powers, crippling the free press, and eliminating all mention of a "republic" in the country's constitution. If this trend … Continue reading Hungary has fallen
Jeannette Goldsmith evaluation of the EDC is spot on. It is time that joe meek step down and is replaced with a common sense doer. The report shows the incompetence of his leadership, come on no sewer and water or a clear vision, nor a strategic plan, not even a shovel ready site. No wonder … Continue reading Thank You Progress Energy-letters-click here
As the first Republican-elected commissioner on the Citrus County Board of Commissioners, in the ’70s, I feel a responsibility to weigh-in on the Aug. 14 race for Citrus County Commission, District 1. First of all, keeping in mind the Chronicle article of Jan. 16, ”Developer, road contractor aid incumbents with campaign funds,” your readers should … Continue reading Letter to Editor: Renee the real deal
In the airport in Atlanta yesterday, I happened to be standing next to some American soldiers, wearing camouflage, on their way to Afghanistan. They knew the name of the province that they were going to, but they were arguing over what part of the country that province is in. One said the east. One said … Continue reading Welcome to Kandahar-Letter to Editor
Merry Christmas! & Happy New Year!! Recently a member of the Transportation Planning Organization, complained that he was "not in the loop" about "Port Citrus" a Citrus County Commission project. WHAT ABOUT US CITIZENS???? Actually, whoever in the general public, that I have spoken to - and that is many, I can truthfully say that … Continue reading Letter Editor-What about us Citizens?
Late yesterday, I received word that a congressional panel has agreed to my request to investigate new voting restrictions passed earlier this year by Florida's Legislature. Florida's law cut early voting days and limited voter registration drives, among other changes. Some believe its passage was part of a broader voter-suppression effort in more than a … Continue reading Letter to Editor-Congressional Panel to investigate Florida!
Let's be clear about one thing: Wall Street hates us. They hate you... me... Occupy Wall Street... and they really hate Elizabeth Warren. They know that Elizabeth Warren is perhaps their biggest single threat going into 2012. She has a record of fighting banks and holding them accountable. She has tens of thousands of grassroots … Continue reading Letter to Editor-Charles Chamberlain
I want to alert you to a very important issue which needs your immediate response. As we speak, members of the so-called “Super Committee” are proposing a plan that would call for major cuts in Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. Please join me in doing everything we can to defeat this terrible idea. In negotiation … Continue reading Letter to Editor: Bernie Sanders
A War Based on Lies Nine years ago this country went down a path that has been calamitous for our people, for our soldiers, and for the Iraqi civilians. I led the effort then to oppose the Iraq war resolution, and I also investigated the supposed reasons we were told this war was necessary. We … Continue reading Letter to the Editor-Dennis Kucinich
The Occupy Wall Street protests are shining a national spotlight on the most powerful, dangerous and secretive economic and political force in America. If this country is to break out of this horrendous recession and create the millions of jobs we desperately need, if we are going to create a modicum of financial stability for … Continue reading LETTER TO EDITOR-Bernie Sanders