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October 31, 2014

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Politicians are doing nothing
Oct. 31, 2014
Another school shooting. All we get from our do-nothing politicos is, “Ho-hum.” What a bunch of unfeeling, overpaid, do-nothings …
Obama should act on Ebola crisis
Oct. 31, 2014
I just reviewed a flier sent out by the principal of an elementary school near where I live. One of the topics was “Health Issues,” specifically the upcoming flu season. The advice if your child appears to be catching the flu or otherwise feels ill? “Keep them …
Help change our democracy — vote
Oct. 31, 2014
I am confused about an electorate that would vote based on fear and hate. Politics have become so polarized and idealistic, people vote against …
Friess is wrong on gay marriage
Oct. 30, 2014
Enough! Steve Friess’ column (“A Sweet Triumph”) uses inflammatory rhetoric to label those who oppose …
We should opt out of Common Core
Oct. 30, 2014
I agree with Brian Greenspun’s Sunday column in which he makes the case that there is an immediate need for improvement in our schools, but a margin tax on business is not …
Question 3 would hurt business
Oct. 30, 2014
I am a small-business owner. My family has lived in multiple states and decided in 2013 that we needed to look for a new home for a business. I spent weeks doing research. It came down to …
Why are languages separated?
Oct. 29, 2014
Indeed, the mix of languages being spoken across the country is changing, and …
Think twice about wage argument
Oct. 29, 2014
I get the impression the writer of “Beware of pricey burger flippers,” (Oct. 9) has never worked in a fast-food environment. If he had, he would know how …
Media questioning may help elections
Oct. 29, 2014
In light of depressing developments both national and international, it would be productive if declared political candidates were subjected to intense, in-depth questioning by …
Look at Democrats’ track record
Oct. 28, 2014
What do we have in the Oct. 14 letter to the editor,“What does the GOP have to offer?”? Another …
There’s no need to restrict travel
Oct. 28, 2014
The United States does not have to impose a ban on travelers from the three West African states stricken with Ebola. Instead, simply …
Following an endorsement’s lead
Oct. 28, 2014
Until today I was undecided about whom to vote for as Nevada’s attorney general, but after reading the endorsement letter by the Laxalts, I will now cast my vote for …
Vote to improve Nevada schools
Oct. 26, 2014
Question 3 is the only proposed solution to Nevada’s pathetic funding of K-12 schools. All funds generated by the Education Initiative would go to the operation of schools — not for school buildings.
Congress bailed on adding regulations
Oct. 26, 2014
The Tuesday letter “Stay out of the way, government” needs one clarification as I see it.
Midterm elections to stun Democrats
Oct. 24, 2014
With less than two weeks until the midterm elections, it’s not looking good for the home team — President Barack Obama and the Democrats. Why? The Islamic State is on the rise — strike one. Ebola is spreading — strike two. The stock market is tanking — strike three.

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