Letters

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 07:24

Senators: Don’t slash Medicaid

In Alaska, Medicaid pays for childbirth, assisted living and nursing care for seniors, and treatment of addiction. This program has worked well, with very low... Read more

GOP health care is a moral abomination

So much for Republicans’ promises to repeal Obamacare. Instead, they have pulled a bait-and-switch, slashing Medicaid while leaving most of the Obamacare framework in place.... Read more

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 08:48

We deserve better from the Capitol

As a candidate in next United States House of Representatives primary, if elected the state budget will not be my purvue, but as an Alaskan... Read more

Some common sense budget ideas

The Alaska Marine Highway System has several vessels they are trying to sell. How about cut the budget and house the House of Representatives and... Read more

Sen. Murkowski is our only champion

While it seems like Washington has been in the midst of a furious health care debate for years, the stakes have never been higher for... Read more

Many are not apathetic to shutdown

When I read the Empire’s article, “Alaskans appear apathetic as government shutdown approaches,” my first feeling was guilt that I didn’t attend the rally on... Read more

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