Stories by Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Letter: Start lowering debt now

How are we to expect our children and grandchildren to pay this debt when all those in power now can only give it lip service?
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Letter: Push penny sales tax

How did shutting out half of the counties from the possibility of a penny sales tax to greatly help the schools ever make sense?
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013

Letter: Let's pray for better times

Perhaps this Christmas will be the start of better times in our country.
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013

Letter: Obamacare is necessary

I have to side with the millions of American citizens who finally can purchase health insurance for their families.
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013

Letter: Project Jackson irrational

I trust this governmental body will realize that to build something in North Augusta means absolutely nothing to the taxpayers outside North Augusta.
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Letter: Ignorance is damaging

Ignorance can be laughable when it is not injurious to others.
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Sunday, May 19, 2013

Letter: Bring our troops home

It is well past time for our so-called government "officials" to stop being warmongers.
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Sunday, April 28, 2013

Letter: Americans too immature

I am not claiming to be guilt-free, but look at our national situation as a whole!
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Sunday, March 31, 2013

Letter: Feds spending $119 million to do what parents need to do

What happened to the balance of physical and mental education that was so prevalent during the 1940s through the 1970s?
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013

Letter: Debt deserves our concern

How is this not more of a concern to our government and our citizens?
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Friday, Nov. 16, 2012

Letter: Get out of Afghanistan now

I am angry and frustrated by the ignorance that pervades Washington, D.C
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Thursday, Aug 9, 2012

Letter: Freeze government salaries

We, as the taxpayers, need to band together to stop these constant salary increases!
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Letter: Face our real problems

Does the current administration and the ultra-conservative Congress even believe in the Constitution any more?
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Monday, Dec. 12, 2011

Letter: Start bettering our schools

Either renegotiate or release anyone who does not agree to a lower salary!
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Friday, Oct. 28, 2011

Letter: 'Occupiers' have right idea

These gutsy and heroic protesters are correct in believing that our government's choice to bail out large financial firms allows the economic fallout to land squarely on the people.
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011

Letter: Cut defense and solve budget problems

It is well past time for the do-nothing, overpaid bureaucrats and politicians in Washington, D.C., to finally do their jobs and find a better way to solve these problems!
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Monday, July 11, 2011

Letter: Bring troops home where they belong

It is well past time for our so-called government officials to stop being war-mongers.
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe

Friday, Feb. 12, 2010

Letter: Kids need more physical education

If the government is truly concerned about obesity, then taxpayers' dollars need to be spent to greatly revive the physical-education part of school life!
By Timothy Monroe Bledsoe
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