LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Ron Paul is best option for peace

Thursday, February 2, 2012 | 1:54 p.m. CST; updated 2:53 p.m. CST, Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Islamic extremists would love to wreck the American economy with a $3 trillion war, which we can't afford. We have been told war in the Middle East protects us from terrorism. Yet, if the Washington establishment really meant this, they would get serious about guarding our borders and enforcing our immigration laws. They refuse to do any such thing. You can't win a war on terror with unguarded borders.