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Letters to Editor

Letter: Superintendents score big

March 23, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

Dr. Jeff Snell, the newly appointed Vancouver schools superintendent, just won the equivalent of the lottery. Read story

Letter: Congrats to Heritage slowpitch

March 23, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

For the first time, Heritage High School slowpitch softball finished the season undefeated at 9-0. Read story

Letter: Racial violence shameful

March 23, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

It’s frightening that overt racist hatred that had been tamped down in this country over the past 150 years came roaring back to the surface during and after the four years of Donald Trump’s presidency. Attacks against Asian Americans are the latest example. Read story

Letter: Fix streets, deal with garbage

March 22, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

OK, my husband and I went across the Interstate 205 Bridge today to the airport. What a disaster! Trash everywhere. Can't imagine what it would look like if we went further into Portland. Read story

Letter: Don’t allow disunity

March 22, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

The United States of America has never been genuinely united, and certainly is not now. With partisan splits, racial splits, linguistic splits, economic splits, lifestyle splits, religious splits, geographic splits, we have more splits than at a gymnastics tournament or an ice cream emporium, except not impressive and not cool. Read story

Letter: American Rescue Plan will pay off

March 22, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

The 2017 Tax Cut and Jobs Act was enacted by the same reconciliation process under Trump that the recent American Rescue Plan was enacted by Democratic Party control. Read story

Letter: Reclaim centrist thinkers

March 22, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

The shabby treatment of Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, by political activists in Clark and Cowlitz counties does not characterize the beliefs of Republicans in general. Read story

Letter: Nothing is free

March 22, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

In response to Jackie Stone's comments "Be true to beliefs, if you can" (Our Readers' Views, March 16): Social Security and Medicare are not free! I, and many others, worked for these benefits. Read story

Letter: ‘Equal’ treatment is impartial

March 22, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

Much has been espoused recently about social justice of different races, but there is a huge difference between equality and equity. Equal treatment is unbiased and impartial, while equity projects equal outcomes achieved by preferential treatment and judgments of groups versus individuals: in direct contrast of this nation's creed and… Read story

Letter: Thanks to Veterans Affairs

March 21, 2021, 6:00am Letters to Editor

This afternoon with a lot of trepidation I went to the Vancouver VA for my COVID-19 shot. Their operation to expedite getting the veterans their COVID-19 shots was well organized. Read story