Readers’ Forum: April 21, 2013
Vouchers need continued support: Indiana’s school voucher program is working and we hope area legislators will continue to support improvements to this important initiative. Here’s why.
READERS’ FORUM: April 20, 2013
• Harrop column lacked research, requires response
• Perplexed by gas price fluctuations
Readers' Forum: April 19, 2013
Why won’t our pols talk to us?
Readers’ Forum: April 18, 2013
Caregivers do very good job: In response to a letter from Sam Wallace: Recently, I’ve been introduced to the cancer treatment center of Terre Haute, Hux Center, and have noted only good things about the personnel.
Readers’ Forum: April 17, 2013
Time to expand state’s Medicaid: Thank you for your very timely recent coverage of Medicaid expansion.
Readers’ Forum: April 16, 2013
• Keep disagreeing with our governor
• No surprise in GOP’s actions
• Use technology to save lives
Readers’ Forum: April 15, 2013
• Nothing innocent about gun checks
• Knowledge key in knowing Islam
FLASHPOINT: Expanding Medicaid coverage makes sense for Indiana
Since last summer’s U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on the Affordable Care Act effectively gave states the option to expand Medicaid, policymakers across the country have debated if and how to extend health programs to millions of uninsured Americans.
Readers’ Forum: April 14, 2013
Yes, libraries still relevant: I heard someone ask the other day, “Are libraries still relevant with the advent of the Internet and e-books?” For those who haven’t stopped by their libraries in a while, take some time during National Library Week (April 14-20) to visit the library and experience the vast array of services, programs and resources there.
READERS' FORUM: April 12, 2013
Donating helps save the earth
Think about the cancer industry
READERS' FORUM: April 11, 2013
Standing against canned hunting in Indiana
Thanks to all who helped
READERS' FORUM; April 10, 2013
Disagree, but don’t censor
We need adults, not radicals
READERS’ FORUM: April 8, 2013
Vigo County’s CASA, children need volunteers
Intolerance does not help our state
FLASHPOINT: Improve public education, stop experimenting with it
In January, the four of us who serve as the Democrats on the House Education Committee outlined our hopes for the 2013 session of the Indiana General Assembly, particularly in joining with Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz to offer common sense solutions to improve the quality of education for our children. With the halfway point of this session past us, we remain optimistic that positive steps can be taken … but that optimism is tempered by the reality that education policies are being directed by a legislative majority that has a radically different agenda.
Readers' Forum: April 7, 2013
Hateful letter attacked Islam: I am a big fan of the Trib-Star, having been a subscriber ever since I arrived in Terre Haute 12 years ago, but I am deeply troubled by the decision to allow the publication of the hate letter written by Ramachandra B. Abbyankar.
READERS' FORUM: April 6, 2013
Many sources of terrorism: It is indeed the greatest irony of all that Saul Rosenthal’s March 31 letter, “Tragic ironies pervade history,” does not mention that historic records prove that a large number of terrorist acts in the 20th and 21st century were committed by non-Muslims.
READERS’ FORUM: April 5, 2013
• Tourney’s return to Terre Haute speaks volumes
• Better way sto stop waste
Readers’ Forum: April 4, 2013
Former Muslims speaking out: In the ongoing “Islam Debate” in the Tribune Star, the perspective of former Muslims has not been presented.
Readers’ forum: April 3, 2013
• Special march of remembrance set for Sunday
READERS’ FORUM: April 2, 2013
• Pondering the principles of voucher debate
• Bill of Rights protects us all
READERS’ FORUM: April 1, 2013
Dollar General sign of the times
Plan to control healthcare costs
Readers’ Forum: March 31, 2013
Thanks to all who supported prom: The Wyndmoor Retirement Community held its second annual prom on March 22. This event was open to anyone 55-plus — after all, why should the teenagers have all of the fun?
It was a wonderful success and there are so many people to thank.
Healthcare law anniversary no reason for celebration
March 23 marked three years since the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was signed into law, yet this is not an anniversary that deserves celebration.
FLASHPOINT: Defending state’s authority is attorney general’s obligation
The law of the land recognizes the authority of states to license marriage.
Readers’ Forum: March 29, 2013
A new definition for deer hunting
READERS’ FORUM: March 28, 2013
• Speaking up for public schools
READERS' FORUM: March 27, 2013
• State should halt voucher program
• Muslims should adjust to U.S.
READERS’ FORUM: March 26, 2013
• Second thoughts on armed guards
• CODA focusing on core services
• Again, consumers getting ripped off
READERS’ FORUM: March 25, 2013
• Taxes hiding where you can’t see them
• Focus on what ‘change’ means
READERS' FORUM: March 24, 2013
More respect needs to be shown for prospective jurors.
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