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May 5, 2016

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Letters to the Editor

Imagine a nation ruled by Trump
March 29, 2016
Good morning, America! Imagine Donald Trump is starting his second year as president. As promised, he, along with the Republican majority in Congress, finally eliminated …
Live animals don’t make good gifts for Easter
March 25, 2016
The vast number of baby bunnies, chicks and ducks that are given as Easter gifts die within a few weeks, if not days. People buy these cute babies with good intentions, but these animals have complicated needs of which people are not aware ...
Animal Foundation’s efforts are paying off
March 25, 2016
udos to the Animal Foundation for its efforts to make Lied a “no-kill” shelter by 2020. In June 2015 the foundation announced its new mission: “To save all healthy and treatable animals in the Las Vegas Valley” ...
Trump presidency would destroy U.S.
March 24, 2016
What if Donald Trump actually became president? We couldn’t stop him from taking airtime to tell us how great and rich he is. There is no container big enough to hold Trump’s ego ...
End antagonism and work together
March 24, 2016
What is this country coming to? Even Congress doesn’t want to do the job they were elected to do. Their credibility is in singles digits ...
Trump would destroy the GOP
March 24, 2016
If Donald Trump gets the GOP’s nomination for president even after all the party’s attempts to derail his campaign have failed, there is only one thing left for Republicans to do ...
Sanders proves he has a heart
March 17, 2016
Bernie Sanders is the only candidate with a conscience who cares about people. He is the only one who is seriously speaking out against the criminal exploitation of the American worker. As it stands now …
Unjust to tax medical devices
March 17, 2016
The Nevada Department of Taxation’s persistence in finding ways to tax the most vulnerable of our residents on equipment they cannot live without is both …
Reagans had a marriage to envy
March 17, 2016
There was a time prior to and for some time after World War II where men valued their wives and wives in turn valued their husbands. They took the marriage vow and kept that through …
Don’t stereotype by either race or income
March 10, 2016
Donald Trump wants us to assume all large groups of people are identical, such as Muslims or illegal immigrants, and if one of them commits a crime, they are all guilty. Now Bernie Sanders wants us to think of …
Voters can’t be lazy when vetting presidential candidates
March 10, 2016
Lately I have been hearing about all the changes proposed by the presidential candidates. Has anyone ever thought that we are in dire straits because of all the changes they have already made? Change for the sake of change …
Candidates need to fight for seniors
March 10, 2016
With officials continually proposing cuts to the Medicare Advantage program, members of Congress could cave into their wishes and approve huge reductions in funding. But Congressman Joe Heck’s opposition to these cuts …
Republican National Convention song should reflect party’s silliness
March 10, 2016
There have been many songs used at national conventions over the years. Franklin Roosevelt had …
Thomas Friedman column pinpointed candidates’ main flaw
March 10, 2016
Thank you for carrying the excellent column by Thomas Friedman (“Candidates endlessly criticize our nation’s greatest attributes,” Las Vegas Sun, Feb. 26). It is one of the best analyses of the views of the presidential candidates …
Clean energy is vital for Nevada
March 9, 2016
Kudos to Gov. Brian Sandoval for joining Nevada with 16 other states in an accord for a new clean-energy future. The governors acknowledge the need to prepare and act in response to climate change.

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