Articles from the Letters section archive

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

Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015

Letter: Set Aiken budget priorities

Everything cannot have top priority.
By Thomas N. Dean

Letter: Energy outlooks looks dim

If Democrats continue this "government will fix it" trend, we will see the demise of our free-enterprise system.
By S.G. von Schweinitz

Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015

Letter: End GRU primate studies

If GRU wants to be a cutting-edge research facility, its resources should be directed toward development of humane, nonanimal alternatives.
By Kathleen Conlee

Letter: Can't defend anti-gunners

Mass shooters seem to have one thing in common. They all seek out gun-free zones.
By Bob Waters

Monday, Sept. 7, 2015

Letter: It's a new reality show

Donald Trump is getting hours on TV while the other candidates are getting minutes or seconds on TV.
By Larry Salomone

Letter: Trump is the wild card

I don't know about anybody else, but I'm going to vote for the wild card, rather than the fixed game.
By Frank L. Gougher

Letter: Reduce traffic injuries

Four years of data shows what works best to reduce injuries: speeding citations.
By Priscilla Bence

Letter: Goodwill, good works

We hope you'll join us in creating new economic energy in our community, one career at a time.
By James K. Stiff

Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015

Letter: Animal treatment shameful

For the second time since 2013, Georgia Regents University has been cited for violations in treating nonhuman mammals. I am ashamed, embarrassed and outraged.
By Donna J. Wear

Friday, Sept. 4, 2015

Letter: Free college? Not so fast

This is nothing more than an effort by liberals to secure votes, and control minds.
By Tommy Pryor

Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015

Letter: End ambulance contract

I live in District 5, and the Augusta Fire Department and emergency medical technicians always seem to arrive before Gold Cross.
By Demar Jacobs

Letter: Protect Rebel heritage

I won't stand idly by as our people come under assault.
By Daniel Martin

Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015

Letter: Hillary has to be lying

If she does not understand the nature of the data, then who? And she wants to be commander-in-chief?
By Tommy Smith

Monday, Aug 31, 2015

Letter: Trade strategy slips out

Yes,Virginia, there are political conspiracies.
By Andy Windham

Sunday, Aug 30, 2015

Letter: Parade of violence goes on

And guess who's leading the paradeAThis country has sunk to a spiritual abyss – and guess who’s leading the parade of violence?
By Sameera V. Thurmond

Friday, Aug 28, 2015

Letter: City has a spending itch

It's time we considered putting the Augusta Commission on an allowance.
By Sonny Pittman

Letter: Solve waste problem

This is a problem for joint action by us and Russia. We accomplish nothing without them.
By Victor J. Reilly

Letter: Get to bottom of e-mails

Hillary Clinton will never ever be punished for any of this.
By Frank Chandler

Thursday, Aug 27, 2015

Letter: Decide on citizenship

Do we want citizens who have exclusive allegiance to the United States?
By Chuck Tatum
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