The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor
  • A variety of reasons A variety of reasons Editor: Steven Trosper said in his Feb. 12 letter that global warning is a bunch of hype and hot air. Maybe so, because warm means moderate, and moderate means not excessive in amount, degree or force. Didn't this arctic jet stre

    March 23, 2014

  • A waste of tax dollars A waste of tax dollars Editor: I would like to comment on a few things I observed in your paper the past few days. First, Mark New's letter to the editor on Feb. 20 hit the nail on the head: The city buying property it may never use (for a river boat

    March 21, 2014

  • Respect others' opinions Respect others' opinions Editor: I often comment on letters to the editor on the Commercial-News' website. More often I sit back and shake my head in disbelief at the way some people respond to the author or comments from others. Simply because they

    March 20, 2014

  • Bring change to Illinois Bring change to Illinois Editor: Vote for Bruce Rauner in the Republican primary if you want to bring real fiscal change to Illinois. Many Establishment Republicans want you to think Rauner is not a real Republican. Ask yourself this: Are many of the

    March 18, 2014

  • Don't cut firefighters Editor: I continue to hear comments in regard to cutting firefighters, however, I have not noted anything in regard this other than a savings in revenue. For every action, there is a reaction. If staff is cut, it also could create the closure of a st

    March 16, 2014

  • Who can fix Illinois? Who can fix Illinois? Editor: Illinois is broken -- headed the way of Detroit. Under Mike Madigan, with assistance from Rod Blagojevich and now Pat Quinn, Democrats have had their way with Illinois for 12 years unobstructed by minority Republicans. Q

    March 16, 2014

  • Appreciates special care Appreciates special care Editor: I had the unfortunate opportunity to spend several weeks at North Logan Health Care. To my surprise, everyone there was great. They helped make a bad situation much better with their caring and compassion. I would lik

    March 14, 2014

  • Support Brown for judge Support Brown for judge Editor: Local politics should be about the person not the party. I am supporting Dan Brown for circuit court judge of Vermilion County because he is the best candidate to serve our community. Dan Brown is a lifelong resident o

    March 13, 2014

  • Concerns as a Democrat Concerns as a Democrat Editor: In response to the Michael Clary and Thomas Fahey letters to the editor, I would like to clarify a few things as a Democrat regarding their endorsements. I would like to first point out that neither of them had judicial

    March 13, 2014

  • Dress code helps students focus Why is there so much fuss over uniforms in school?

    March 12, 2014

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