<![CDATA[Letters to the Editor | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/ en-us Tue, 22 Dec 2015 18:54:29 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 22 Dec 2015 18:54:29 CST Letters to the Editor 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Readers share views on fraud, cancer caregivers and jobs in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article74318532.html#storylink=rss April 27, 2016: More attention should be given to all who receive scam calls

Click to Continue »]]>
Wed, 27 Apr 2016 18:55:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article74318532.html
Readers sound off on U.S. debt, SevenDays events, World Vaccine Week http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article74012062.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:47:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article74012062.html Readers share views on dog racing, U.S. currency, U.S. government http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article73831957.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article73831957.html Letter of the Week: Candidate Trump http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article73420242.html#storylink=rss "It is a sad day when a vile, vindictive, vicious, vacuous and vulgar man such as Republican billionaire Donald Trump aspires to become our next president. Worse, he is being taken seriously," writes D. Jeanine Wilson, of Raymore.

Click to Continue »]]>
Fri, 22 Apr 2016 17:34:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article73420242.html
Readers share thoughts on U.S. Senate, political bullying, veterans benefits http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article73427522.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Apr 2016 09:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article73427522.html Readers share views on Bernie Sanders, lead poisoning, U.S. currency http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article73359237.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 Apr 2016 09:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article73359237.html Readers share thoughts on Earth Day, politics, licensing http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article73185152.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 21 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article73185152.html Readers sound off on ‘religious freedom,’ GOP, Earth Day, EPA, customer service http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article72948157.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article72948157.html Readers react to Donald Trump, transgender bill, next president http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article72744392.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Apr 2016 18:35:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article72744392.html Readers share views on Congress, TWA Museum, Gov. Brownback http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article72710747.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article72710747.html Letter of the Week: Promote healthy nutrition and activity for children http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article72117162.html#storylink=rss April 17, 2016: Angie Schmidt of Kansas City, who is in her second year of pediatric residency, writes about children’s health

Click to Continue »]]>
Sun, 17 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article72117162.html
Readers share thoughts on property rights, Kris Kobach and KCI http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article72122402.html#storylink=rss April 17, 2016: There is a distinctly American idea that makes our structure of government unique among nations and history: Power lies with the people, and government exists only to secure their inalienable rights. Senate Bill 338 threatened that basic constitutional premise, and that’s why I vetoed the misguided legislation.

Click to Continue »]]>
Sat, 16 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article72122402.html
Readers sound off on sales taxes, Donald Trump and ‘religious freedom’ http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article72116862.html#storylink=rss April 16, 2016: Missouri Republicans advocate for replacing the state income tax with increased sales tax

Click to Continue »]]>
Fri, 15 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article72116862.html
Readers react to bigotry, taxes and voting http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article71915692.html#storylink=rss April 15, 2016: The so-called “religious freedom” laws that are being enacted and considered in many states, including Missouri, are bad things

Click to Continue »]]>
Thu, 14 Apr 2016 17:56:10 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article71915692.html
Readers react to Kris Kobach, angry Republicans and Gov. Sam Brownback http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article71653062.html#storylink=rss April 14, 2016: I read with great interest the April 12 editorial, “Kobach embarrasses Kansans … again and again and again,” on Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach. Thank you for publishing that.

Click to Continue »]]>
Wed, 13 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article71653062.html
Readers react to Kansas courts, Sen. Ted Cruz and Congress http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article71429927.html#storylink=rss April 13, 2016: The Broadway musical “Hamilton” has awakened interest in the history of our nation’s founding. This interest should cause reflection on the bedrock principles of our constitutional democracy, including the concept of three strong, independent branches of government.

Click to Continue »]]>
Tue, 12 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article71429927.html
Readers share views on spring, voting, Republicans http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article71226817.html#storylink=rss April 12, 2016: Spring is a wonderful time of year. The birds are singing. The tulips and daffodils are blooming.

Click to Continue »]]>
Mon, 11 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article71226817.html
Letter of the Week: Stand up for Missourians’ health http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article70777822.html#storylink=rss "Here in Kansas City, we know that air pollution from Veolia and Hawthorne power plants posespose a serious threat to our air quality. Unfortunately, we have seen numerous bills pending in the Missouri legislature, trying to dismantle laws to protect our air," writes  Sarah Willey of Florissant.

 

Click to Continue »]]>
Sun, 10 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article70777822.html
Readers share views on Republicans, Democrats, hate speech, Cerner tax breaks http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article70777187.html#storylink=rss April 10, 2016: How could anyone vote Republican again knowing the GOP candidate is a RINO, or Republican in name only? How can anyone vote for Hillary Clinton knowing she is a DINO, or Democrat in name only?

Click to Continue »]]>
Sat, 09 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article70777187.html
Readers share thoughts on KC parks, presidential candidates, Republicans http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article70777512.html#storylink=rss April 9, 2016: While I was petitioning in Brookside last Saturday for a citywide light-rail system, a woman yelled at me in an unfriendly tone, “Go home, Clay!” Later that day a different woman said in a bit warmer tone, “Welcome home, Clay.”

Click to Continue »]]>
Fri, 08 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article70777512.html
Readers react to Kris Kobach, Republicans and changing pronouns http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article70531557.html#storylink=rss April 7, 2016: Once again, The Star exposes its extreme bias in favor of all things Democrat/liberal/progressive and against all things Republican/conservative

Click to Continue »]]>
Thu, 07 Apr 2016 09:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article70531557.html
Readers react to water contamination, Democrats and the cost of college http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article70366077.html#storylink=rss April 7, 2016: The Missouri legislature is in the process of passing legislation that would prevent the public and media from accessing information related to the environment, including the quality of the water we drink

Click to Continue »]]>
Wed, 06 Apr 2016 17:11:59 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article70366077.html
Readers share thoughts about KU basketball, Kansas government, President Obama http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article70153267.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Apr 2016 18:46:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article70153267.html Letter of the Week: We must bring child abuse to an end http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article69589312.html#storylink=rss April 3, 2016, from Michelle Herman: The possibility that your child, or any child, could become a victim of sexual abuse is unthinkable. However, in the United States 1 in 10 children will suffer sexual abuse before their 18th birthday.

Click to Continue »]]>
Sun, 03 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article69589312.html
Readers react to child abuse, President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article69585072.html#storylink=rss April 2, 2016: Many community leaders and organizations that serve children across Johnson County, the Kansas City area and our nation will join forces this month to recognize National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Click to Continue »]]>
Sat, 02 Apr 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article69585072.html
Readers react to guns on campuses, bigotry and the Kansas City earnings tax http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article69068767.html#storylink=rss March 31, 2016: Although examples of Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback administration’s disregard for the will of the people are endless, nothing brought it home like the bill supporting concealed guns on campus

Click to Continue »]]>
Wed, 30 Mar 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article69068767.html
Readers react to Donald Trump, the KC earnings tax and the University of Missouri http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article68856632.html#storylink=rss March 30, 2016: I am watching Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump’s victory speech after the Mississippi and Michigan primaries and now I am worried — not about Trump but about the people who support him.

Click to Continue »]]>
Tue, 29 Mar 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article68856632.html
Readers share views on KC earnings tax, 401(k)s, love http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article68664847.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 28 Mar 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article68664847.html Letter of the Week: John R. Wrightfield discusses energy efficiency http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article68301727.html#storylink=rss March 27, 2016: I urge our state and national lawmakers to deal with climate change issues and not disregard the reality of what is occurring. Also, through legislation and with tax incentives, we should encourage homeowners to upgrade their homes.

Click to Continue »]]>
Sun, 27 Mar 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article68301727.html
Readers react to Sen. Ted Cruz, Clay Chastain and Donald Trump http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article68301552.html#storylink=rss March 26, 2016: I am really amazed at the Republican Party for promoting Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas as the party’s only hope against billionaire front-runner Donald Trump

Click to Continue »]]>
Sat, 26 Mar 2016 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article68301552.html