Articles from the Opinion section archive

Friday, July 11, 2014

Letter: Vote Jones for senator

Harold Jones is the right man and the most qualified for the position of state senator.
By Joseph Diggs Sr.

Editorial: Highway robbery

The chronically bankrupt federal government's latest crisis is the Highway Trust Fund, which will run dry this summer.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Letter: Gridlock is the GOP's fault

It's clear that Republicans are playing politics and are committed to opposing anything the president suggests.
By Daniel Barden

Editorial: Needlessly delivering death

This community's patience has run out.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Letter: All toilets created equal

I do find it regrettable when this exclusive segregation occurs at public events.
By J. Earl Williams

Editorial: Does this ring true?

Lady Justice shouldn't be allowed to peek under the blindfold to wink at a select few.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Bottom line

The Constitution doesn't need to be reclaimed or retrieved from anyone. It's been there all along, for everyone.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Monday, July 7, 2014

Editorial: A restoration of rights

Those who don't want anything to do with a union should be allowed to walk the other way.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Letter: Gay pride is offensive

If taxpayers' money can't be spent to pray for blessings on this nation, then I have a major problem with it being spent to push someone's sexual agenda.
By Mike Stowell

Letter: Make ad required reading

How I wish that our leaders today would revert to the principles of our Founding Fathers.
By Mary Agnes Roberts

Letter: Court robs citizens' rights

In ages past, small fiefdoms existed within larger kingdoms.
By Michael Ferguson

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Letter: Court is paternalistic

The effect of this case can be undone by requiring any employers with strong religious interests not to offer health insurance.
By Victor Reilly

Editorial: Don't dump this on us

This plan essentially turns SRS into a nuclear Roach Motel. Highly radioactive material checks in, but it doesn't check out.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Letter: Here's more thanks

Thanks for allowing this current Iraq fiasco to occur during your watch.
By R. Bryan Austin

Letter: Don't spend on illegals

There's something wrong with this picture and the odor that comes along with it.
By Michael Atwood

Guest Column: Agencies at SRS are reaching the summit of nuclear waste cleanup

This is one climb that's really worth the view.
By Ken Rueter

Guest Column: Family traces father's emotional journey on, after D-Day

My father, 1st Sgt. William G. Presnell, landed on Omaha Beach on D-Day plus six, June 12.
By Ed Presnell

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Those asking for a heavier government hand in the Internet should tread lightly, because they may get what they wish for.

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