Letters: Troubled times

Letters: Troubled times

{{featured_button_text}}

This is a most troubling time. We have an occupant of the White House who engages in unethical and questionable moral conduct, but gets little public resistance from his staff or other elected officials from the same party.

The growth of executive control over our governance must have a few of the founding fathers rolling their graves. I cannot understand why our elected representative cannot rise to listen to her own conscience.

The party has put “loyalty” ahead of the oath to support the constitution. This has been harmful to many poor and middle class people. Where is “compassion” in the Republican Party?

We have an opportunity to improve that situation by voting for Carolyn Long in the upcoming election. Her experiences growing up and ability to listen and relate to people are what’s needed in Washington, D.C.

Greg Lapic

Longview

Catch the latest in Opinion

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

Most Popular

It was a relief when Gov. Jay Inslee mandated that all Washington residents wear masks in public to prevent the spread of COVID-19. This is a …

Please do not attend the rally at Lake Sacajawea. Or if you absolutely must, please wear a mask. Don’t risk your health, your family's health,…

Some time ago, it was decided that the traffic signal at 30th Avenue and Pacific Way would switch to a four-way stop between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m.…

My kindergarten through 12th grade Teaching Certificate was earned at Washington State University with an internship at R.A. Long High School.

I've attended 39 Go 4th celebrations in Longview. Each year I look forward to an elephant ear, shaved ice, the fireworks and the parade. I lov…

Your guest editorial "Keep protesting, but end CHOP" made me think, does Larry Wood's "We the People" three-day event planned for the Fourth o…

I’m not a Democrat or a Republican. I want to vote for good, hard-working, honest people. The power of listening to people is something I came…

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

News Alert

Breaking News