Las Vegas Sun

August 22, 2017

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Letters to the Editor

Thank goodness ACA survived
Aug. 17, 2017
Tonight, in my Henderson living room, I watched live the Senate’s vote on the partial repeal of the Affordable Care Act. I am relieved that it did not pass. ...
It’s a matter of health
Aug. 17, 2017
Although the health care debate has attracted much of the focus on national politics, our environment here in Nevada is at risk of massive degradation. ...
EPA cuts are appalling
Aug. 17, 2017
I spent over 40 years trying to invoke an appreciation for the fragility of our environment in my science students, so I find the proposed cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency budget very troubling. ...
This is no laugh line
Aug. 16, 2017
When President Donald Trump was called out on the impropriety of his recent comments to a group of police officers, encouraging them to rough people up when arresting them, he said that he was only joking. ...
Rabbits aren’t throwaways
Aug. 16, 2017
Animals are not toys — they need love and care to thrive. Parents often give rabbits to children on a whim, especially at Easter, only to abandon them as soon as the novelty wears off. ...
Trump should watch and wait
Aug. 16, 2017
President Donald Trump continues to call the Trump-Russian scandal a witch hunt. ...
Veterans take healthy path
Aug. 15, 2017
In our society, too many people often depend on the largely unchallenged “quick fix” of medication without first investigating other, more healthful and …
Funding needed to fight cancer
Aug. 15, 2017
Nevada has made progress (but still has a way to go to change cancer rates and outcomes) on legislative efforts to combat cancer, according to …
Heller should get the boot
Aug. 15, 2017
His actions make it obvious that what Nevada needs is a strong and enlightened woman to …
Readers Corner: Letter explaining vote for Trump draws impassioned responses, part two
Aug. 14, 2017
In Saturday’s edition, the Sun published a package of letters to the editor responding to Las Vegas resident Mike Measday’s July 28 letter in which he explained why he voted for Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election. For space reasons we were unable to publish the full collection of letters on the subject, so today we present more. ...
Let’s invest in monorail
Aug. 13, 2017
I agree with the Sun’s Aug. 3 editorial saying a $200 million elevated expressway to the Strip is not the answer. ...
System works in Canada
Aug. 13, 2017
The author of the recent letter, “Single payer won’t work,” stated that 58,000 Canadians came to the U.S. for health care last year. ...
Kelly will instill order
Aug. 13, 2017
It is my hope that the business of the White House will become just that and the reality show circus becomes a thing of the past. ...
Readers Corner: Letter explaining vote for Trump draws impassioned responses
Aug. 12, 2017
On July 28, the Sun published a lengthy letter to the editor from Las Vegas resident Mike Measday explaining why he voted for Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election. The letter drew a particularly strong response from readers, a number of whom wrote letters sounding off on Measday’s opinion. Today, we spotlight those letters. ...
EPA cuts put health at risk
Aug. 11, 2017
When will our president and certain elected officials get it that the environment is linked to public health? ...

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