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Saturday, May 23, 2015

Letters To The Editor

Letter of the day: We’re in danger if Patriot Act protections lapse

The Society of Former Special Agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation is urging Senate leaders to pass legislation that will reauthorize the expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Act. Representing 8,500 current and former FBI Agents, the socie...
Updated: 7 hours ago

Letters to the editor: Raising the minimum wage not so simple

Wage hike burden
Updated: 7 hours ago

Letter of the day: Investing in our children pays dividends

Regarding the article, “Growing up poor in Hillsborough? It’s going to cost you” (front page, May 5): It highlights poverty issues in Hillsborough County and ranks it as one of the most difficult in the country for children to ri...
Published: 05/22/15

Letters to the editor: Hey, Lens opponents, relax, you won

Hey, you won
Published: 05/22/15

Letter of the Day: Rick Scott’s health care travesty

My friend of 40 years has cancer. He was recently diagnosed but in reality has had it for some time. It’s the type of cancer that, with an early diagnosis with the help of a chest X-ray, has a better outcome. He doesn’t have that outcom...
Published: 05/21/15

Letters to the editor: Free-trade advocates hide the facts

Free-trade facts
Published: 05/21/15

Letters to the editor: Scott’s ridiculous reaction to Medicaid expansion

Hammer time
Published: 05/20/15

Letter of the Day: Democracy under assault

How did it come to be that our democracy no longer belongs to you or me? Hundreds of millions of dollars will be spent during the next year-and-a-half by millionaire puppeteers to select their favorite political puppets. In September, we will experie...
Published: 05/20/15

Letters to the editor: Agent Orange

Agent Orange
Published: 05/19/15

Letter of the Day: Airline showed disgraceful behvaior toward family with autistic passenger

The horrific news that a family of three, which included a 15-year-old daughter with autism, was thrown off of a United Airlines flight nearly left me speechless. I find this act by the airline unconscionable from so many standpoints. Considering the...
Published: 05/19/15

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