Stories by Marion Shaw

Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016

Letter: NFL kneels are nonsense

I see these NFL players take a knee during the national anthem and I don't understand.
By Marion Shaw

Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014

Letter: President sells us short

We have freed more people and created more wealth than any country on Earth.
By Marion Shaw

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Letter: Where's our president?

What's happening? What does he care about?
By Marion Shaw

Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013

Letter: Lawmaker's values flawed

Wouldn't it be great to live in a congressional district where you had a congressman who believed in the same values as you?
By Marion Shaw

Thursday, Aug 8, 2013

Letter: Where is our nation going?

I'm not being political here. I am concerned.
By Marion Shaw

Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012

Letter: Same page?

I guess U.S. Rep. John Barrow and the president agree!
By Marion Shaw

Friday, July 6, 2012

Letter: More taxes? Outrageous

Don't let Obama and the Democrats destroy what we all have worked for and earned!
By Marion Shaw

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Letter: Scrutinize 'war on women'

Women are the heart of our country. They know the truth!
By Marion Shaw

Friday, Feb. 24, 2012

Letter: Are there no heroes left?

I guess there are no heroes anymore who will stand up to this president - and for our country!
By Marion Shaw

Monday, Oct. 24, 2011

Letter: Remarks were inappropriate

I don't believe in bashing President Obama while he is overseas, so who is Mrs. Clinton to do this to someone back here?
By Marion Shaw

Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011

Letter: Be thankful for a right-to-work state

In all my years in education, I don't believe anyone I worked with would leave children and work to complain or strike about how much they were making!
By Marion Shaw

Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011

Letter: Barrow's flip-flop shows true colors

John voted the Nancy Pelosi line. He stood with Democrats and voted against the repeal of Obamacare.
By Marion Shaw

Friday, Dec. 31, 2010

Letter: You end up getting what you vote for

I guess we folks in the CSRA continue to get what we ask for by electing the same representatives term after term.
By Marion Shaw

Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010

Letter: Vote for Barrow now and pay later

I guess it's up to what our district wants -- perks now and let our children pay, or responsibility now and better lives for our children.
By Marion Shaw

Sunday, Aug 22, 2010

Letter: Barrow's a Dem, dyed in the wool

Come on, John Barrow! Stand up for what you believe in!
By Marion Shaw

Saturday, July 10, 2010

Letter: Remember Gulf oil spill in November

We need to remember this in November! Don't think that the spill doesn't affect Georgia and you!
By Marion Shaw

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Letter: America isn't first for disaster relief

I guess John Barrow and the president don't worry about problems like this unless it's Haiti?
By Marion Shaw

Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010

Barrow leaving questions unanswered

I was at a meeting held by U.S. Rep. John Barrow recently in Swainsboro, and I heard many questions that were not answered. Marion Shaw, Swainsboro
By Marion Shaw

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009

Sure - just let Dems control our lives

I have contacted U.S. Rep. John Barrow's office many times, and his staff has always been great in listening to me -- but now I realize they were right. I need to understand that the government ...
By Marion Shaw
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