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Mitsch Bush for freedom, health care

I grew up on the Western Slope of Colorado hunting, fishing and working in the Gunnison Valley. I have for the most part been an independent voter. I’ve met Diane Mitsch Bush, who is running for...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Don’t let the big states push us around

I continue to read with interest the letters concerning Proposition 113, the so-called popular vote. Anything other than the Electoral College is most unfair to every state. The highly populous...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Samulski can be a democratic voice

Along with her outstanding experience coordinating collaborative partnerships, helping to establish our County Economic Development Association, facilitating Comprehensive Plan updates for Cortez...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Don’t forget president’s poor behavior

When I was growing up, my parents taught us to live by the Golden Rule. I have been shocked for four years how our current president has treated others. He disrespects, degrades, blames, uses foul...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Please vote for the environment in CD3

As a young voter concerned about the climate crisis, I am deeply disturbed by the policies of Congressional District 3 candidate Lauren Boebert and impressed by the policies advocated by candidate...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Joe Biden is anti-Catholic, anti-family

As a Catholic, I am sick of in-name-only Catholic politicians telling me to believe them, trust them and vote for them because they are a practicing Catholics. It is impossible to be a practicing...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

We are Americans and we support Trump

Our Trump flags were stolen from our property the first day they were up. Not only were they expensive and an investment, considering difficult times and people being laid off, they were brand new....

DATE: Oct. 20, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Samulski can make a difference here

When I was a new mother and first-time business owner, my husband and I were fortunate to know and hire Rebecca Samulski. Although she was not yet an adult, we could trust her with our customers...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Thank you, Jack: I finally understand

I have been reading recent letters to the editor by one Jack Ryan. Initially, I assumed these letters were from the perspective of the fictional character from the Tom Clancy novels. However, that...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

White supremacy: It’s your move, senator

There were many painful moments in the first presidential debate but the worst was when President Trump refused to disavow white supremacists. I call on Sen. Cory Gardner to disavow white supremacy...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Boebert markets sex, not sound policies

Tight-pants glamour pictures and videos of Congressional candidate Lauren Boebert swaggering toward the camera, gun strapped to her hip, market sex. Does she have any ideas on pressing current...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Rebecca Samulski right for commission

Rebecca Samulski, candidate for Montezuma County commissioner, knows how to develop a plan to solve problems. She came to our neighborhood several times as the coordinator for FireWise and...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2020 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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