Letters to the Editor

Featured letter Rebuild trust and confidence in our schools

February 18, 2017 at 10:00 am

Recent articles published in the Beloit Daily News have raised serious questions about the stability and direction of the School District of Beloit.It would be easy is to list a litany of complaints and then name-call and assess blame, but ...

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‘After they take their medicine’

February 11, 2017 at 10:00 am

I see now how the Republicans are going to put people to work in Wisconsin.If they pass this Medical Marijuana law, they can hire more people to grow it and sell it.God help the little kids who have to ride with parents after they take thei...

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‘Wisconsin hurt by pipeline plan’

February 11, 2017 at 10:00 am

I hope many of you read the series published in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel recently about a proposed tar sands pipeline.If you missed it, the first article appeared on Sunday, January 15, and continued each day that week through Thursda...

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‘Democrats acting like spoiled brats’

February 08, 2017 at 4:00 pm

I was a registered Democrat for many years. Now I know why I changed to a different political party.How proud are all you Democrats with how your party recently showed utter disrespect to our political system?Are you finished acting like a ...

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‘America needs a calmer voice’

February 08, 2017 at 4:00 pm

One wonders how many firings there might be in the future or people quitting in disgust trying to work with the Trump Administration.The country and world need a calm and understanding voice to unite us again and put our fears to rest. (Act...

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‘At least pay for your own lawyer’

February 08, 2017 at 4:00 pm

I don’t understand why our state legislature can get away with hiring private lawyers, at taxpayer expense, to defend their unconstitutional gerrymandering of voting districts.A judge has already ruled their redistricting plan to be ...

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‘People, take look inside yourselves’

February 06, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Could someone please explain this to me please?Why is it that people are screaming to build a wall for billions of dollars in one breath, then scream about homeless vets and families that are lost and hungry across this nation in the other?...

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‘Nothing sweet about tobacco’

February 06, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Candies and chocolate are a Valentine’s Day tradition.Unfortunately, candy flavors are also making tobacco products more popular with kids. Teens, like me, are seeing flavored tobacco products every time we walk into a gas station or...

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‘Democrats should do their jobs’

February 06, 2017 at 4:00 pm

U.S. media cover every protest against President Trump, as he keeps his promises to the American people. Democrat senators, unused to being in the minority, won’t attend committee hearings to vote on Trump cabinet nominees. At UC Ber...

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‘Trump approach seems reasonable’

February 04, 2017 at 10:00 am

President Trump signed an executive order outlining moderate refugee restrictions and temporary provisions aimed at limiting immigration from countries either torn apart by jihadist violence or under the control of hostile, jihadist governm...

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