Opinion

Wasley is the real deal

Editor:The DA’s race seems to have gotten a lot of attention. I think it is worth noting that state Rep. J. Paul Brown and now state Rep. Don Coram have endorsed the re-election of Russell Wasley...

DATE: June 20, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Furse is the right choice

Editor:I have sat back for months reading the letters to the editor concerning the current district attorney’s race. I have read many letters stating that Russ Wasley is the right man for the job....

DATE: June 20, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Call yourself ‘Republican’ to be taken seriously

Editor:Please, I must respond:I do not know Will Furse. I have only had a 14-minute conversation with him, and was quite impressed. I do not know if Furse has ideals that are in harmony with the...

DATE: June 20, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Furse didn’t report his T posts

Editor:As Registered Filing Agent for Russell Wasley’s campaign, I have been responsible for filing every cent of expense of the campaign with the Secretary of State. I notice that Mr. Furse has...

DATE: June 20, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Mistaken allegations are the worst

Editor:Mistaken allegations are the worst. They needlessly tarnish reputations. This campaign has been full of wild accusations. With regard to a letter on Saturday, the Colorado Constitution...

DATE: June 18, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Causes, cures for political gridlock

Political gridlock in America has become like tax reform and the weather in that everyone talks about it, but no one does anything about it. The manifestations of gridlock are everywhere, from the...

DATE: June 18, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Degagne-Rule contribution to Wasley is illegal

Editor:This is an open letter to Pat S. Degagne-Rule and Russell Wasley.For good reason, Colorado Constitution, Article XXVIII, Section 3, Number 6 forbids one candidate from receiving...

DATE: June 15, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Wasley campaigns on the clock

Editor:I recently heard Mr. Wasley on KSJD boasting about how many people he has been able to meet “across fence lines” and “in their kitchens” while campaigning. I ask that voters take a moment to...

DATE: June 15, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Furse contradicts himself on meth issue

Editor: Recently the district Attorney, Russell Wasley, and the challenger, Will Furse, participated in a radio interview concerning the Republican primary election. One particular point that...

DATE: June 15, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Why I support Will Furse

Editor:Reasons other than the fact he was the overwhelming choice of delegates who attended 22nd Judicial District assembly: During the Ag Expo, when Wasley and supporters were gathering...

DATE: June 15, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Analysis vs. opinion

Editor:If anyone needs to take a “discovery class” it should be Kimberly Benedict of the Cortez Journal. After hearing her on KSJD this morning (June 8) she would benefit from a lesson on political...

DATE: June 13, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Wasley has served citizens well

Editor:It’s my honor and privilege to endorse Russell Wasley for the 22nd Judicial District Attorney race. Russell has shown great leadership since taking office and has served the citizens in the...

DATE: June 13, 2012 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where:

Letters to the Editor are limited to 250 words. You will not be able to submit your letter if you exceed this limit. Please include your full name, where you're writing from and a contact phone number.

PLEASE INDICATE IF THE SUBJECT IS TIME-SENSITIVE.
We reserve the right to edit letters for length and clarity and to eliminate libelous or tasteless material.

**Opinion columns can be sent to letters@durangoherald.com or mailed to P.O. Drawer A, Durango, CO 81302. Opinion columns must be 750 words or less. Indicate in the subject line if the submission is time-sensitive.

0/250 words