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Private school parents, taxpayers should get to use vouchers

Letters to the editor

December 13, 2018

Letter to the Editor  To the editor: I have never written a letter to a newspaper, but after reading Terry Bilheimer’s Oct. 11 letter, “Call should not have printed Koenig’s evolution ideas,” I felt the need to respond. I would have welcomed vouchers for my daughter’s education while sen...

Sunset Hills resident questions Wong’s opposition to the Tidal Wave

Letters to the editor

December 5, 2018

Letter to the Editor To the editor: I attended the Sunset Hills Board of Aldermen meeting on Oct. 9, most of which was spent in heated discussion regarding the Econo Lodge site and the proposed Tidal Wave car wash development. Clearly this development is controversial, with the most vocal opponents b...

City, county, mayors, aldermen need to work together to fight crime

Letters to the editor

December 5, 2018

Letter to the Editor To the editor: Both city and county areas are being overrun by carjackings/robberies, some resulting in shootings and death. Our local media, while reporting these incidents, appear to be letting those in charge off the hook. One obvious problem in the city is that the current adm...

Must be ‘something strange in drinking water’ of a letter writer

Letters to the editor

December 5, 2018

Letter to the Editor  To the editor: There must be something strange in the drinking water of some Call readers. The most recent oddity was an Oct. 11 letter by Terry Bilheimer. The reference was an article depicting legislators’ opinions on education. She begins by admonishing the Call for its...

Oakville reader questions a writer’s qualifications to diagnose Trump

Letters to the editor

November 30, 2018

Letter to the Editor To the editor: This is in response to “Trump is not a Nazi, reader says; he’s a sick man,” published in the Oct. 4 edition of the Call. Mr. Allen Weber says that President Trump has a “mental disorder”? Mr. Weber, have you worked with the mentally ill? Do you have a m...

Mail Call issue of paper was ‘outstanding,’ Sappington reader writes

Letters to the editor

November 30, 2018

Letter to the Editor To the editor: Congratulations on an outstanding Oct. 4 issue. The news about Tower Tee possibly being saved is the best news in a long time. Is there a fund one can donate to? The “Letters to the Editor” were very interesting, especially the letter by Dale Taylor. Here...

Affton writer: Republicans’ support for Kavanaugh shows ‘moral rot’

Letters to the editor

November 29, 2018

Letter to the Editor To the editor: My response to Betty Condon, who in her Oct. 4 letter appears to think credible attempted rape allegations among Washington, D.C. politicians is a commonplace occurrence: Maybe I’m old fashioned, but I expect far better from my elected representatives. I expect...

Broughton letters are similar to ones rejected by White House

Letters to the editor

November 28, 2018

Letter to the Editor To the editor: With all the daily hate-filled vitriol on today’s cable TV, do we really need to open our neighborhood papers and be exposed to the same kind of antagonistic, hostile verbiage that, like TV, is full of unbalanced, bellicose, truculent, angry language? I had the...

Education needs to focus more on skills rather than going to college

November 24, 2018

Letter to the Editor To the editor: My reaction to the letter by Special School District Assistant Superintendent David Baker in the Oct. 4 Call highlights for me the problem of modern education. I think too much emphasis is placed on “going to college” and not enough on teaching practical and...

Might as well get on the Trump train for next six years, reader writes

Letters to the editor

November 21, 2018

Letter to the Editor To the editor: Wow, he’s still at it. Michael Broughton — the Call’s favorite Never Trumper. In his latest contribution to the Call, he identifies the duly elected president of the United States of America, Donald Trump, as follows: That Trump embraces fascism, attempts to...

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