• We must not settle
    November 14,2012

    We must not settle

    In spite of the election results and possible further fiscal calamity on Jan. 1, 2013, Republican leaders still are adhering to their refusal to tax the wealthy. If you, Democrat, Republican, independent voters, agree that we all need to do our fair share to help solve our country’s serious financial problems, contact U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell and U.S. Rep. John Boehner.

    Let them know that a tax increase for those with incomes of $250,000 and up will put everyone in the same boat and help our country.

    Maybe our Republican leaders need volume to understand how important it is for them to change their stance on this issue. Please spread this message and do it soon because we don’t have much time. Call, use snail mail, or email Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, 1011 Longworth H.O.B., Washington, D.C., 20515, Telephone: 202-225-6205; and McConnell, Senate Minority Leader, 317 Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C., 20510, Telephone: 202-224-2541.

    Marleen Woods


    MORE IN Letters
    I’d like to comment on your editorial of Oct. 6 entitled “Unfunny joke. Full Story
    I’m writing to support Janet Ancel for our Washington-6 representative to the Legislature. Full Story
    There is something more important in this presidential election than 10-year-old lewd comments. Full Story
    More Articles
    • VIDEOS
    • PHOTOS