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How the GOP can connect with minorities, working Americans
Anyone with eyes and ears can agree that the GOP’s message has struggled to resonate with minorities and people at the lower end of the economic spectrum. There are many who blame the message for primarily targeting wealthy and successful individuals, while leaving minorities and working Americans...
By Jonathan Madison FULL STORY
 
Letter: Ebola is a serious problem
Editor, The way our government is handling Ebola is a travesty. It is like they are telling us to prepare for a rising sea level by rolling up our pant legs. We fancy ourselves educated, caring people. We are so “progressive” that we have time to outlaw the scourge of plastic bags, and insist ...
Letter FULL STORY
Letter: Heads I win, tails you lose
Editor, Due to the historical fact that real estate markets are cyclical, I wondered if rents on rent-controlled properties stay the same even if market conditions suggest they go lower. I was curious if it works both ways or is all market-risk placed squarely on the property owner. It seems only f...
Letter FULL STORY
 
Letter: Daily Journal’s endorsement of Jim Tucker
Editor, I strongly disagree with the Daily Journal’s endorsement of Jim Tucker for re-election to the San Mateo County Harbor Commission. Jim Tucker is the senior member of the commission, having been on it for 16 years. He has had a leadership role in establishing the tone of discourse at comm...
Letter FULL STORY
Letter: Division of Common Core
Editor, The concerning division over Common Core never seems to cease, from “New Math,” “No Child Left Behind,” “Common Core” to others. I can recall the advent of the so-called “New Math” when entering university in the ’60s while California still remained in the forefront of sec...
Letter FULL STORY
 
Letter: Proposition 1 continues bad water policy
Editor, Proposition 1 (the state water bond) is a bad investment for California and a $14 billion burden to taxpayers. It does not mitigate the effects of drought, and it does nothing to establish long-term water self-sufficiency. It takes needed funds away from education and other priorities. P...
Letter FULL STORY
 
  


 
 
 
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