Opinion

NIMA is the health care we’re waiting for

When listening to Democratic candidates discuss health care, it’s important to hear what they mean as opposed to what they say. Sen. Michael Bennet, who is sponsoring Medicare X, talks about the...

DATE: July 11, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Animals are counting on your support

For Pets’ Sake Humane Society’s annual membership drive is happening right now and we need your support! Celebrating 35 years of service, For Pets’ Sake’s mission has always been to improve the...

DATE: July 11, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Call them ‘corporate profiteering plans’

After listening to the Democratic debates, it’s clear that the insurance and pharmaceutical industries are acting like fog machines at a rock concert. They’re obscuring the truth and confusing the...

DATE: July 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Climate change is just a buzz word

I am getting sick and tired of everyone just believing there is climate change because those are the current buzz words. Climate change would be directly reflected by a rise in global temperature...

DATE: July 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Baby victims at rodeo need your voice

How many Journal readers were distressed to see a photo of two men in the process of slamming a roped-and-tied baby animal to the ground in a ranch rodeo competition? This photo appeared on the...

DATE: July 4, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Call them ‘corporate profiteering plans’

After listening to the Democratic debates, it’s clear the insurance and pharmaceutical industries are acting like fog machines at a rock concert. They’re obscuring the truth and confusing the...

DATE: July 4, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

He has Colorado’s best interests in mind

We send senators to Washington to stand up for the best interests of our state and our country. By that measure, Sen. Cory Gardner has had an enormously successful first term. He voted to cut taxes...

DATE: July 1, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Call them ‘corporate profiteering plans’

After listening to the Democratic debates, it’s clear that the insurance and pharmaceutical industries are acting like fog machines at a rock concert. They’re obscuring the truth and confusing the...

DATE: July 1, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

We can’t give our votes to California

Coloradans’ bipartisan effort to repeal the National Popular Vote bill, signed by Gov. Jared Polis, ideally needs to be on the November 2019 ballot to be in effect for the 2020 presidential...

DATE: July 1, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Recall socialist governor while we can

Governor Polis is following a bad direction for many Coloradans. Legislation to end the Electoral College deprives voters of their rights to have their votes counted, and should be repealed. The...

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Can’t make us go along with California

Coloradans’ bipartisan effort to repeal the National Popular Vote, signed by Gov. Jared Polis, ideally needs to be on the November 2019 ballot to be in effect for the 2020 presidential election....

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Pay more or roast like a pig on a spit

This is in response to a letter to the Journal by Joel Tryon regarding a discussion at the June 14 Empire Electric Association board meeting (“Do EEA candidates care about costs? ” June 17). He...

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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