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Letters to the Editor

Letter: Check in on the isolated

August 17, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

There are many people reaching retirement age, and many have or will begin to have some sort of medical issues but wish to remain in their homes. Read story

Letter: Pay attention to constituents

August 17, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

Cautionary tale for our next congressional representative: I bet Jaime Herrera Beutler wishes she had bothered with the occasional town hall in which to connect with voters. Read story

Letter: Vote to make a difference

August 17, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

I’ve been hearing a lot of talk that this country is close to losing our democracy. If Democrats, independents, and normal Republicans show up at the polls in record numbers, all this will change. Read story

Letter: From the Tower of Babel

August 17, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

When I write letters that are published in The Columbian, I often ask questions that need to be asked and answered. Read story

Letter: Community loses in election

August 16, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler’s reelection for Congress that fell short to Joe Kent’s challenge is a loss for conservatives nationally but more importantly a great loss for Southwest Washington. Read story

Letter: Far right represents a danger

August 16, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

I agree with The Columbian’s statement that our outgoing congresswoman’s concession statement was gracious (“In Our View: Herrera Beutler graceful in face of defeat,” The Columbian, Aug. 11). Read story

Letter: Find way to ‘Defund Congress’

August 16, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

When he left the White House, Donald Trump improperly, perhaps illegally, took with him boxes upon boxes of sensitive, classified documents he was not entitled to have in his possession. As a result, the FBI raided his Florida home to retrieve these important records. Read story

Letter: Learn impact of abortion

August 14, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

Ron Morrison’s letter, “Abortion is not murder” (Our Readers’ Views, Aug. 10), follows the abortion industry playbook faithfully: play the church card (“do not impose your private religious beliefs on others”). Read story

Letter: Keep Barnes on utility commission

August 14, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

Nancy Barnes has been a champion for the utility as a commissioner for at least 30 years. Read story

Letter: Consider tunnel instead of bridge

August 14, 2022, 6:00am Letters to the Editor

Washington and Oregon are risking $2.5 billion of federal grants to replace the Columbia River Interstate 5 Bridge. Read story