Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | November 04, 2012

    If Brownback’s direction disturbs you, vote for Hawk

    To the Editor: Sam Brownback wants to amend the Kansas Constitution to eliminate merit selection of Supreme Court justices and allow him the power to appoint them. If this direction for Kansas disturbs you, support Tom Hawk, a moderate, practical voice for Kansas and the 22

  • Letters | November 04, 2012

    Harms takes time to help develop young leaders

    To the Editor: Manhattan and Riley County are fortunate in this election year to have Rod Harms as a candidate for Riley County Commission. You may be familiar with Rod as a business owner, entrepreneur or community developer, as many recent letters to the editor

  • Letters | November 04, 2012

    Carlin is an essential local voice in the Legislature

    To the Editor: During her ears in the Kansas House of Representatives, Sydney Carlin has worked with her colleagues to promote the interests of all Kansans. Legislators with differing viewpoints took the most workable of their ideas to pass legislation that would best meet the

  • Letters | November 04, 2012

    Hawk has sound judgment, bases decisions on facts

    To the Editor: With the recent redistricting, we in the 22nd Senate District have an opportunity to vote for an outstanding senator, Tom Hawk. He has many years of exemplary service in public education and six years of prior experience as a representative.

  • Letters | November 04, 2012

    Those who know Carlin will re-elect her

    To the Editor: Integrity seems to be in short supply n today’s political climate. When you find it, hold on to it. Voters knew they had a person of integrity in Sydney Carlin when they elected her to the Kansas House of Representatives for

  • Letters | November 04, 2012

    Hawk has shown ability to work with both parties

    To the Editor: I urge residents of the Kansas Senate’s 22nd District to vote for Tom Hawk.

  • Letters | November 04, 2012

    Phillips has built a record of superior service

    To the Editor: I am supporting State Rep. Tom Phillips for re-election. I have served with and known Tom for several years and know him to be thoughtful, studious and caring. He has a proven record of superior service to our community.

  • Letters | November 04, 2012

    Carlin’s work ethic, compassion matter

    To the Editor: In years of seeing Sydney Carlin serve in office, I have ap-preciated her work ethic, sense of reason, commitment, effectiveness and compassion. She well deserves another term.

  • Letters | November 04, 2012

    Modesitt is knowledgeable about economics, education

    To the Editor: Prior to agreeing to become the treasurer for the Lee Modesitt campaign, I first sat down to talk with Lee Modesitt. I found the K-State graduate had the values we expect from a person raised in Kansas. After our discussion, I was

  • Letters | November 04, 2012

    Trust Hawk to protect funding for public schools

    To the Editor: Because of Sam Brownback’s tax plan, the public schools are in jeopardy of deeper cuts in their funding. Tom Hawk has 33 years of experience in the Kansas public schools. His opponent has none and home-schools his children.

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