The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

Letters to the Editor

June 8, 2014

Dysfunctional governments

Dysfunctional governments

Editor:

Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan and his Democratic Party, once again, put forth a budget that spends more money than they are taking in.

But the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, does it?

President Obama and his Democratic Party do the same every year.

One thing the Illinois group hasn’t caught up with is the many scandals that keep surfacing in the White House.

What’s also amazing is that every election year, the people re-elect the same dead-wood politicians who are running both governments into the ground. We listen to their promises and lies only to be disgusted after the election is over.

I can only assume people just don’t care or haven’t kept up with the current events.

Voting is the one and only power the people have in this country. Use it wisely.

Charles J. Matul

Covington, Ind.

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