Letters to the Editor

LETTER: Port Angeles needs to look at other solutions

I support the writer of the letter “Fence not Solution” in the PDN on May 12. It seems obvious that Veterans Memorial Park is being… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2019

LETTER: Can’t compare abortion to hatred of women

The political cartoon “Coathanger States of America” along with the liberal diatribe “Venting over GOP,” in the Peninsula Daily News on May 19 must be… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2019

LETTERS: Blame to Obama, credit to Trump

Two recent letters to the editor (“Shameful Support” and “Venting over GOP”) were full of generalizations attacking President Donald Trump that read like comedy scripts… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2019

LETTERS: Taxpayers shouldn’t cover any costs of Inslee’s campaign

Should be illegal Gov. Jay Inslee is using taxpayers’ money to cover some costs of his presidential campaign, according to news accounts. This should be… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2019

LETTERS: Self-anointed environmentalists pick winners and losers

They shoot sea lions to protect the salmon. The sea lions’ crime: They eat salmon, their natural prey. For ages there has been a cycle… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2019

LETTER: Concern others put money ahead of social justice

The responses I’ve heard to reports that white supremacist group Firm 22 is openly in Port Angeles, as seen in the PDN on April 21,… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2019

LETTERS: Communist dictatorships, not socialism, killed millions

In the May 17-18 Peninsula Voices section, a letter “List Describes Dems” ended by stating that socialism under Soviet Russia and China killed more people… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2019

LETTERS: History of political parties convoluted, colorful

The history of our political system is convoluted and colorful. The Democratic Party started out as the Democratic-Republican Party. The Republican Party evolved out of… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2019

LETTER: If Port of Port Townsend needs levy, public should vote

The Port of Port Townsend has given notice that it intends to seek a property tax levy. While I fully understand the Port’s need for… Continue reading

  • May 26, 2019

LETTERS: Don’t forget sacrifices made for us this holiday

Thank you. With Memorial Day approaching, please take a moment to remember the freedoms we all have today because of the sacrifices others have made… Continue reading

  • May 26, 2019

LETTERS: May cooler heads prevail in our society

I write to respond to what I am hearing in the newspaper. Given the current situation, while reasonable minds may differ, cooler heads must prevail.… Continue reading

  • May 26, 2019

LETTER: Rejects shame cast on president’s supporters

It’s not very difficult to respond to a tirade from someone of the unhinged left. Throwing out a stream of invective, and calling the president,… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2019

LETTER: Urges people to be free about discussing faith issues

I served as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints back in 1991 in France. I ran into many people who… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2019

LETTER: Peninsula still short on specialty medical care

Why is nobody complaining about their medical care? We are senior citizens and last year we paid about $9,000 for supplemental medical insurance in addition… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2019

LETTER: Double-barreled bloviating from Friedman, Harrop

Double-barreled The double-barreled Trump-bashing blast delivered by Thomas Friedman and Froma Harrop (PDN, May 13) was an unwelcome topping for my breakfast cereal. As a… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2019

LETTER: Poor, minorities lose in abortion, vaccine policy

Venting over GOP A relative of ours venting over the Republican Party and religious right once told us, “We should have let them secede when… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2019

LETTER: ‘Shame’ letter author describing Democrats

A Voices writer on May 5 (“Shameful support”) lists hate, anger, bigotry, racism, inequality and injustice as what defines America today. Obviously, the GOP hater… Continue reading

  • May 17, 2019

LETTER: Who to blame for anti-5G false information? Russians

A recent article in the New York Times convincingly asserts that the effort to label 5G wireless technology as a threat to human health is… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2019

LETTER: Fence is not a solution to people, park problems

Veterans Park in Port Angeles includes a replica of the Liberty Bell. The inscription on the original Liberty Bell, and our replica, reads, “Proclaim Liberty… Continue reading

LETTER: Sad to see corporate boardrooms pushing liberal thought

In reply to a recent letter titled “Outside Voices,” it was stated that the NRA was once a reputable organization but now lobbies for gun… Continue reading

  • May 10, 2019