Letters to the Editor
References to Israel's 41-year occupation of Palestinian territories could be misleading, without some insight on the Israel-Palestine conflict.
The easy political act of sending checks to taxpayers to buy products made in China will do little to stimulate our economy.
Prevention, including contraception education, would help prevent more abortions.
Sean believes not in bickering on the house floor but in reaching out to local leaders of the political opposition to create a working bipartisan system.
Biblical words can often refer to abstract ideas and should therefore be loosely interpreted.
The bill would expand the definition of “coerced” abortions to include women in domestic violence situations.
Midwives and home births are safe, if not optimal, and the government needs to start taking action to empower women in making decisions over their own births.
The state of Missouri should partner with homeowners to make homes energy efficient. Although energy independent additions to home are expensive, they save money over time.
Paul Sturtz’s commitment makes him the ideal candidate to represent the First Ward.
Supporting public education will help us deal with current, future problems.
Paul Sturtz has the creativity and knowledge of government needed for Columbia.
Vote yes for the proposed tax levy on April 8.
Through his advancement of the arts in Columbia, Paul Sturtz has shown he would make a good City Council member.
The Columbia Public School District is asking voters to approve a 54-cent tax levy. Based on an assessment by financial consultants, this increase, as well as an internal budget reduction of $5 million, will result in financial stability for the next five years.
The association, now an incorporated entity, thinks John Clark could help it set up places open at night for children.
Jane Stuart attended her first political caucus in March. She said the votes were close, and she enjoyed participating in the unique process.
Interest rate cuts are only going to make more problems, when the Fed. should just let the rates adjust themselves.
Sturtz is creative, understands economic issues, is a strong communicator, easily accessible, and uninfluenced by special interests.
Ines Segert would bring energy and open-mindedness to the Columbia School Board.
Good ideas, solid people skills, intelligence and the correct values make Sturtz the best choice for First Ward voters.