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January 10, 2017
LETTER: Trump deserves the same respect GOP gave Obama -- none
Linda Stanton, in her Dec. 21 letter, wants us to "move on" and accept a Donald Trump presidency. In defense of her position, she cites long...
January 10, 2017 - 7:16pm
December 11, 2016
LETTER: If you voted for Trump, you are complicit in a litany of wrongdoing
The election is over; Donald Trump, who came in a distant second, will be our next president. Ironically, the Electoral College, which effectively...
December 11, 2016 - 4:17pm
October 21, 2016
LETTER: Vote Democratic, not for Fenton the co-sponsor of ‘bathroom bills’
Woodbury’s House of Representatives District 53B has a clear choice on election day; we can elect a representative who understands and honors...
October 21, 2016 - 1:37pm
June 18, 2016
LETTER: Make every effort to restore voting rights after debt is paid
You could be forgiven for thinking all felons were murderers, rapists, or child molesters, after reading Lance Johnson's June 1 letter in the...
June 18, 2016 - 8:50am
April 15, 2016
LETTER: Title X funding does not pay for abortion care
I would love to know what state Rep. Kelly Fenton has against annual pelvic exams, pap tests, breast cancer screening, screening and treatment for sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV, testing for diabetes, hypertension, anemia, and other chronic health problems, as well as...
April 15, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 13, 2016
LETTER: How will Republicans enforce which bathrooms are used by transgenders?
Shame on Kelly Fenton for co-sponsoring House File 3395, a bill which would require transgender people to use the bathroom associated with their gender assignment at birth. The bill states: "A person's sex is either male or female as biologically defined." Really? Where does that...
April 13, 2016 - 12:00pm
December 6, 2015
LETTER: Open our doors and hearts to those seeking freedoms we cherish
I can understand why people are frightened, following the brutal terrorist attacks in Paris. What I cannot condone, however, is pandering to those fears by politicians like Rep. Fenton and House Speaker Daudt calling for a moratorium on Syrian refugees entering this country, refugees...
December 6, 2015 - 9:07am
October 15, 2015
LETTER: Planned Parenthood videos were spliced
Well, no, I do not admit that, “Planned Parenthood is deeply involved in the sale of fetal tissue,” for the simple reason that Planned Parenthood does no such thing. Another letter writer claims to have viewed nine hours of videos which were edited, in his words, to provide...
October 15, 2015 - 8:54am
LETTER: Aid to the needy is ethical, and economically beneficial
Thank you to Caitlin Hurley for a passionate and heartfelt defense of welfare recipients; in truth, welfare has not existed since 1996, when it was replaced with TANF, Temporary Assistance For Needy Families, with an emphasis on the “Temporary.” Here in Minnesota, despite claims...
May 15, 2015 - 8:35am
March 25, 2009
Viewpoint: Economy is better with unions than without them
The Employee Free Choice Act does not take away employees' rights to a secret ballot. Michele Bachmann ("Unions use card check to force you to think again," Viewpoint, Bulletin, March 18) is wrong. Rather than taking away employees' rights, EFCA would give employees the choice...
March 25, 2009 - 7:44am
December 17, 2008
Viewpoint: A response to a writer's challenge
Steve Lagoon (Viewpoint, Dec. 10) challenges me to show evidence that the Illinois bill Barack Obama opposed would have required resuscitative medical treatment for pre-viable fetuses, as opposed to simple palliative care.
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Letter: Tired of the name-calling
As I said previously, I'm really tired of the "abortion debate." But I'm also tired of name-calling, which Mr. St. Martin engages in (again) when he refers to Ms. Denn as "one of Woodbury's most vocal abortion advocates" (Viewpoint, Dec. 3). "Pro-life" is such a warm fuzzy term...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
Viewpoint: Lagoon responds to critics of abortion Viewpoint
I offer the following as a response to those who criticized my opinion piece concerning President-elect Obama's views on abortion, beginning with Joyce Denn. Denn began her letter this way: "According to Steve Lagoon ("The Obama Irony," Bulletin, Nov. 19), Barack Obama voted to...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Viewpoint: Writer's response was 'flat out wrong'
In a recent letter to the Bulletin, one of Woodbury's most vocal abortion advocates, Joyce Denn, dogmatically stated that a previous writer, Steve Lagoon, was "flat out wrong" in saying that Barack Obama, as an Illinois state senator, "voted to deny medical care for babies who survive...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Letter: Tinklenberg is who we need
When a candidate for office cannot withstand scrutiny of his or her positions on the issues, that candidate often resorts to smears and innuendo, painting the opposition as "the other," somehow less American, less patriotic, less deserving of a voice in the Democratic process. I...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am