Somewhere along the historic line political roles have been reversed. I was always taught that every elected public servant from either political party starting from the President of the U.S. on down to the City Council member were to report and serve the people they represented. After all, the United States is a republic wrapped together in a democracy.
Random thoughts on the passing scene:
I say to my conservative friends and others, we must get out and vote for Thom Tillis Nov. 4. A vote for Tillis will help remove Harry Reid from the Senate leader.
Jo Branham Callahan says (Your View, Sept.30) I didn't do my homework in my previous letter. Really? President Bush absolutely lied to get himself an unnecessary, ill-advised war in Iraq, partly because he hoped to gain control of Iraqi oil, and because he believed it would get him a higher ranking among U. S. presidents.
RALEIGH — In the homestretch of the Senate race between incumbent Kay Hagan and challenger Thom Tillis, the disclosure that Hagan’s family profited from the 2009 stimulus package she voted for has drawn a great deal of attention.
Historical facts prove for me the United States achieved greatness when “laws” were dictated by the Declaration of Independence and Constitution/ Bill of Rights.
The Piedmont Triad Film Commission is grateful to the High Point CVB for their support of our organization through the Arts & Tourism Grant.
Those wild and wacky Progressives are at it again. Years ago, one of their leading thinkers, Dr. Paul Ehrlich, wrote a book called "The Population Bomb" which predicted the Earth would run out of space for people by 1980.
As President Barack Obama heads into the final half of his final term, many of us Americans wonder whatever happened to the fresh promise of that cheerfully charismatic optimist who dominated the political stage back in 2008.