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Sunset Hills writer responds to September’s letters sent to the editor

Letters to the editor
January 7, 2021

To the editor: I read with interest the letters to the editor of Sept. 24. First of all, Jim Mroczkowski, I feel bad for you, Jim, to feel that no one cares. Must be a very lonely life for you. Maybe...

Reader says truth about George Floyd doesn’t fit a ‘media narrative’

Letters to the editor
January 7, 2021

To the editor: The George Floyd media narrative skips pertinent facts. (A) Floyd was arrested for committing a felony. (B) He resisted arrest, another felony. (C) He was COVID-19 positive, threatening...

Our Call: ‘Local control’ is preached, not practiced by legislators

Our Call: ‘Local control’ is preached, not practiced by legislators
January 7, 2021

Missouri legislators representing South County, led by Sen. Andrew Koenig, R-Manchester, have prefiled bills that would take away the power state statute currently grants counties like St. Louis County...

War veteran compares destruction in Middle East to the riots in U.S.

Letters to the editor
January 6, 2021

To the editor: I am a U.S. Army vet that served in Operation Desert Shield. The primary mission of the engineer brigade I belonged to was to clean up the battlefield in Kuwait. Today parts of some American...

Reader does not agree with Beck and Democrats’ plan on insurance

Letters to the editor
January 6, 2021

To the editor: Doug Beck was elected to the Missouri Senate. His loyalty is to his Democrat Party’s bad medical insurance ideas. If Doug Beck is allowed to continue representing “the people” as...

Post-election blues as reader laments a nation, divided against itself

Letters to the editor
January 6, 2021

To the editor: As I sit down to write this with the “post-election blues,” the outcome of the presidential election still remains in doubt. Two very dissimilar candidates were ultimately separated...

Missourians have more weight for president due to Electoral College

Letters to the editor
January 5, 2021

To the editor: Why Mr. David Malan in his June 25 letter can see no sense or usefulness in the Electoral College is a mystery to me. If you want California and New York deciding who our President is...

Electoral College is a fundamental part of democracy in our republic

Letters to the editor
January 5, 2021

To the editor: It is unfortunate that an elected official at any level of government in the United States should have a misunderstanding of civics as basic as the distinction between “democracy” and...

Former Democrat doesn’t understand supporting ‘defund the police’

Letters to the editor
January 4, 2021

To the editor: I volunteered on Democratic campaigns in 1987, 1991, 1993, 1997, 2001, 2005 and 2009, and I know those Democratic candidates would never have supported defunding the police. According to...

Electoral College helps avoid trap of only listening to the like-minded

Letters to the editor
January 4, 2021

To the editor: Regarding David Malan’s June 25 letter about the electoral college. I would guess the reason other countries and states do not follow our nation’s example is due to it being complicated....

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