Letters to the Editor

LETTERS: Allegiance misplaced

Let me preface my remarks by saying I’m a former Republican for over 30 years and retired military officer. As a member of the armed… Continue reading

LETTER:National debt

Our democracy requires a source of revenue, taxes, to survive and function. One of our unaccountable politicians’ favorite song and dance routines when running for… Continue reading

  • Dec 20, 2020

LETTER:Sound of Freedom

I joined the Marine Corps in 1963. After boot camp I was sent to Memphis, Tenn., and trained as an avionics technician. After graduating from… Continue reading

  • Dec 20, 2020

LETTERS:Childish actions

I read with interest the letter titled ‘Unity’ in the Dec. 14 PDN. It included a number of common Trump Republican characteristics, including lots of… Continue reading

  • Dec 20, 2020

LETTERS:Vaccine poll

We have vaccines for diseases such as chickenpox, measles, mumps, polio, rubella, shingles, tetanus and smallpox. I was really surprised to see the PDN’s Peninsula… Continue reading

  • Dec 20, 2020

LETTER: Thank postal carriers

I realize that this has been a very stressful time for all of us. There is one thing you can do to make someone’s day… Continue reading

  • Dec 18, 2020

Growler noise isn’t news

Everyday I am subjected to the piercing sound of barking dogs, chain saws, lawnmowers, loud mufflers. But you want to focus on Growlers which is… Continue reading

Pie is food

The current “rivalry to raise money for food banks” (Peninsula Daily News, Dec. 13) between the Port Angeles and Sequim Safeway stores is a noble… Continue reading

Price of freedom

Every time I hear the noise from Whidbey Island I think of the freedoms we enjoy in this country and the sacrifice many have made… Continue reading

Letters to the Editor: Unity with Democrats?

Unity After trying to nullify the 2016 election with an impeachment and other investigations, Democrats are now calling for unity. After blocking the president’s every… Continue reading

LETTER: Shell game

It seems Clallam County commissioners played another shell game with property owners in the midst of an economic crisis by raising property taxes in two… Continue reading

  • Dec 13, 2020

LETTER: Throwing bricks

In response to the letter “Wide Divide” in the Nov. 29 PDN, the writer sees “conservatives are not the ones throwing bricks.” I would like… Continue reading

  • Dec 13, 2020

LETTER: Over 2,500 deaths daily

If I told you that 10 passenger jets carrying 250 people each were crashing in the U.S. every day with no survivors, would that upset… Continue reading

  • Dec 11, 2020

LETTER: Hands off

I’ve heard it all. Logging our national forests to pay for the pandemic is a twist only a timber interest representative would advise. “The largest… Continue reading

  • Dec 10, 2020

LETTER: Integrity matters

You may have missed them, but Thomas L. Friedman’s commentaries published Nov. 16 and 30 in the Peninsula Daily News are well worth reading. They… Continue reading

  • Dec 10, 2020

LETTER: National debt

A review of the promises made by the Biden campaign should scare any taxpayer. Joe Biden is the millennial’s Santa Claus. Uncle Joe promised to… Continue reading

  • Dec 10, 2020

LETTER: Cut trees

When you have a monstrous problem like a pandemic you must go to the bank to pay for it. This time printing money will not… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2020

LETTER: Massive job ahead

President Biden, as of Jan. 20, has a massive job of getting our government operational. Not only does he have to accomplish the task, in… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2020

LETTER: No change

What did we get out of this election? Wasn’t change, or new ideas. We kept one party rule with the Three Amigos, Kilmer and our… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2020