Stories by Lawrence Devoe

Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016

Letter: Forget Hillary Clinton

Donald Trump is not the candidate we have been waiting for since Ronald Reagan, but he will not steer America toward socialism
By Lawrence Devoe

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016

Letter: Health care issue huge

The two presidential wannabes after my vote must detail how they would tackle this.
By Lawrence Devoe

Monday, July 25, 2016

Letter: The answers are up to us

Dr. King certainly would have condemned the actions taken either by those who murdered police or by police who killed innocent people.
By Lawrence Devoe

Friday, July 1, 2016

Letter: 'Brexit' is instructive

What does this mean to Americans, and is this vote prophetic about the upcoming presidential election?
By Lawrence Devoe

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Letter: The fittest will survive

Like many Americans, I really wish we had better choices in 2016, but with the two oldest presidential contenders since Ronald Reagan, it might just come down to survival of the fittest.
By Lawrence Devoe

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Letter: Case echoes Big Brother

It is clear that once such a precedent is set, there is usually no turning back.
By Lawrence Devoe

Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016

Letter: Be wary of Cuba relations

A bleak half-century of history between Cuba and the United States should not simply be reversed by yet another executive action that bypasses the U.S. Congress.
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

Tuesday, Aug 11, 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

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Letter: Clinton lacks integrity

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

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Letter: Care act unaffordable

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

Wednesday, Feb. 11, 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
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