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July 17, 2019

Our great state of North Carolina has lawmaker districts that are considered one of the most extreme partisan gerrymanders in our country.

So we should be prepared for an even more extreme form of gerrymandering now that our five conservative justices on the Supreme Court have ruled that…

July 17, 2019

The woman soccer team player who “won” the world title is a fraud and should not be honored as such. When one of the group insulted me with her vulgar language and tried to insult the man we elected as our president she became dishonorable. I am ashamed of her and those who support her.…

July 16, 2019

In the U.S. today there are 540 billionaires with a combined net worth of $2.4 trillion.

Currently we have 24 Democrats running for president, maybe just 23 now since Congressman Eric Swalwell from California has dropped out. All of these candidates are promising just about anything and everything…

July 14, 2019

There are many reasons not to re-elect Donald Trump in 2020. Here are some of them:

• Good decision maker. This is his third wife. In October 1993, his then-girlfriend gave birth to a daughter. Three months later he decided to marry her. The “Access Hollywood” tape came out several…

July 14, 2019

When we see the inmates of the Pasquotank prison picking up litter along our roads and highways, whose garbage are they picking up? These inmates are cleaning up after those who throw their garbage out of their vehicles without a first or second thought.

The litterers are mindless slobs trashing…

July 14, 2019

With so many issues dividing the nation, maybe it shouldn’t be unexpected that the upcoming 2020 Census would be soiled by partisan tinkering to include a citizenship question.

On the surface, it may sound like a harmless recommendation to know how many people living in America are actually…

July 12, 2019

As a mother of five, grandmother to 11, and great-grandmother to several, I want to express my reasons for being pro-choice.

First, women are not brood mares; no government has the right to force a woman to bear a child against her will. A woman’s decision to have an abortion should only…

July 11, 2019

Leave it to some party poopers in the news media to spoil something that was supposed to be good.

I saw the Washington, D.C., Fourth of July celebration and it was awesome. The music, the parade and, yes, the president’s speech and the military hardware. Being a Navy vet I really enjoyed the…

July 09, 2019

Holly Audette has done it again with her June 30 column titled “Abortion on demand feminists’ answer to equality.”

She routinely identifies for us emotional issues of broad concern. She then dissects them so the critical causes and effects are clear. Recognizing the effort to…

July 09, 2019

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