Stories by Lawrence Devoe

Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016

Letter: Dump Hillary -- here's why

Americans must show up at the polls in far greater numbers than they did four years ago.
By Lawrence Devoe

Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015

Letter: Corruption ruins Chicago

My heart goes out to the good people of my beloved hometown in hopes that a new day will dawn.
By Lawrence Devoe

Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015

Letter: Change terror strategy

Perhaps our leaders should pay heed and exchange their empty rhetoric for meaningful action.
By Lawrence Devoe

Monday, Oct. 19, 2015

Letter: Policies are unchanged

What the Democrats really need is a candidate who is willing to move away from President Obama's approach of working outside of Congress.
By Lawrence Devoe

Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015

Letter: Iran deal spells doom

Once Iran develops a nuclear arsenal, in spite of this agreement, the threat to Israel will become tangible.
By Lawrence Devoe

Monday, Aug 10, 2015

Letter: Who can beat Hillary?

The Republican National Committee's members must rapidly narrow this field by asking themselves one simple question.
By Lawrence Devoe

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Letter: Docs hate cyber red tape

For a change, Krauthammer does not take his argument far enough.
By Lawrence Devoe

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Letter: Clinton lacks integrity

Anyone seeking the highest office in the land should demonstrate, above all, both honesty and trustworthiness.
By Lawrence Devoe

Friday, March 13, 2015

Letter: Care act unaffordable

The current legal challenge to Obamacare may compel re-examination of the costs of health care.
By Lawrence Devoe

Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015

Letter: Separate politics, measles

The recent politicization of the vaccination debate by contenders for the Republican 2016 presidential candidacy is absolutely wrong-headed.
By Lawrence Devoe

Friday, Dec. 12, 2014

Letter: GOP must compromise

As one of a large number of concerned Americans, I hope the process to amend the Affordable Care Act will begin in earnest.
By Lawrence Devoe

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014

Letter: Prepare for outbreaks

Should we not ensure that they and the vulnerable groups they treat get the preventive care that is so sorely needed?
By Lawrence Devoe

Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014

Letter: Stop attacks on women

It is fitting that the NFL chose to suspend this player indefinitely but this decision is a very small step toward the solution.
By Lawrence Devoe

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Letter: Don't keep killers alive

Once upon a time, there was the right to due process, and after the verdict was rendered, it was followed by the timely delivery of justice.
By Lawrence Devoe

Friday, June 6, 2014

Letter: Fixing the VA starts now

I would suggest that the very first step in changing the VA culture should be wholesale punishment of all staff involved in these unthinkable acts.
By Lawrence Devoe

Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013

Letter: Web site isn't the big issue

Fixing the web site without solving the ACA's more pressing problems will fall far short of meeting the basic needs and concerns of many Americans.
By Lawrence Devoe

Monday, Dec. 9, 2013

Column: There's a difference between benefits and entitlements

A major problem with the blanket use of the term entitlement is that it conveys the impression of similiarity between government programs.
By Lawrence Devoe

Monday, Sept. 30, 2013

Letter: We need a compromise

Perhaps it is time to exhume the late Henry Clay, "the Great Compromiser," and have his conciliatory skills broker the deal that would best serve our country.
By Lawrence Devoe

Monday, Sept. 2, 2013

Letter: Put Congress on Obamacare

If they cannot or will not do this, then sentient Americans can do them a big favor: Return these legislators to private life to live it like the rest of us.
By Lawrence Devoe

Saturday, July 27, 2013

Letter: Know data on home births

What readers should not take away from this article is an unqualified advocacy for home births.
By Lawrence Devoe
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