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Fred Joseph: Do newspaper endorsements have impact?

What’s the effect of newspaper endorsements?

The endorsement by the newspaper is the sole opinion of three maybe four interviewers from the particular paper.

If in fact the interviewers were interested in the effect the particular...

Fred Joseph: Do newspaper endorsements have impact?

What’s the effect of newspaper endorsements?

The endorsement by the newspaper is the sole opinion of three maybe four interviewers from the particular paper.

If in fact the interviewers were interested in the effect the particular...

Letter to the editor: Is an Ebola Czar constitutional?

The president has, once again, failed to abide by the Constitution with his recent appointment of the Ebola Czar,

This appointment, as well as the appointments of all czars must be confirmed by the Senate a provided by Article II, Section 2 of ...

Letter to the editor: Take the oath of office seriously

Often, when elected and “wanna-be” elected officials advocate their position(s), they profess that they merely are responding to the voices of their constituents.

Which therein begs the question: Which constituent voices should...

Letter: Confederate flag symbolizes history

As a member of Sons of Confederate Veterans, I ask readers to remember and respect all the people who died -- men, women and children -- for what the Confederate Battle Flag represented -- and it wasn’t slavery.

A large percentage of the...

Letter to the editor: Library levy will better Kanawha County

Kanawha County voters have a great opportunity beginning with early voting from Oct. 22 to Nov. 1, and Election Day, on Nov. 4. They can save a critical public resource by voting YES for the library levy.

This levy is dedicated to continuing the ...

Letter to the editor: Why should youth vote for Alex Mooney?

As an 18-year-old University of Charleston freshman, the national debt of $17,878,984,992,654.93 and rising every second is a serious threat to my future that I can’t ignore.

Unfortunately, too many politicians in Washington don’t ...

Letter to the editor: Pray for all our leaders to do right

Never ask how corrupt something or someone can be, because you just may find out.

There’ve always been those who fit this description, due to selfishness, greed and their own lust for power.

Throughout history we can find...

Letter to the editor: Tennant and Gainer will push the nation forward

There are three types of elected officials; those who do nothing; those who oppose those who try to do something; and those who try to move the country forward by sponsoring or voting for progressive legislation.

Republican Reps. David McKinley ...

Letter to the editor: Monongahela National Forest can help state economy

A Daily Mail editorial last week on “What’s holding West Virginia back?” quoted WVU business school experts as saying, “West Virginia...

Letter to the editor: Democrats ignore our real problems

Once again we are faced with the decision to define what America stands for. All elections are important and the Spirit of America demands our participation.

It is a basic American right that is also a sacred responsibility....

Tennant failed on ballot substitution

Our hyper-partisan Secretary of State Natalie Tennant, supporter and follower of Barack Obama, follows his lead while moving ahead for completely partisan political reasons, while utterly flaunting and ignoring the law.

Along with...

Letter to the editor: Proposal helps only the Boy Scouts

West Virginians are asked to approve an amendment to the state constitution this November, a change to the fundamental document for governing our state.

You would think that something as ginormous and significant as a constitutional amendment...

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