Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Ball, Hogan will oppose renewal of rental inspections

    To the Editor: Do you like the idea of more city government control? Do you want the city government involved in rental lease contracts, either as a landlord or as a renter? If so, you can find a couple of candidates who either outright would

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Jankovich listens to citizens and makes good decisions

    To the Editor: I voted for Rich Jankovich! He’s committed to the continued growth and economic devel-opment of Manhattan. His roots are here — junior High School, high school, KSU graduate. His extended family members live and work here. He’s a member of numerous

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Hudgins is a leader and an advocate for education

    To the Editor: Your vote April 2 for the USD 383 School Board should focus on leadership.  Pat Hudgins will provide that.  Pat will encourage educators and she will support excellence in education for all students. 

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Ball, Hogan have a better vision for Manhattan

    To the Editor: A few of the candidates for city Commission fully support heavy funding for ATA, needless building projects, return of the rental inspection program and return of the LGBT ordinance with its many flawed concepts like the human rights board.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Elect McCulloh, Nuss, Reddi, Estabrook, Hudgins, Rozell

    To the Editor: I am endorsing Aaron Estabrook for school board and Karen McCulloh, Debbie Nuss and Usha Reddi for City Commission. These candidates have the intuition, integrity and experience to recognize that we must address the concerns of all segments of our community.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Jankovich a proven leader who knows, loves our city

    To the Editor: Let’s re-elect Rich Jankovich to another term on the City Commission. He’s a proven leader who keeps an open mind on issues. He looks at the big picture, and his vision is not impaired by narrow, precon-ceived judgment. Rich is

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    For a balanced approach, vote for Nuss and Reddi

    To the Editor: We are at a critical turning point in our city government. In this important election cycle, we are fortunate to have two candidates who have consist-ently demonstrated strong lead-ership abilities through their longstanding involvement in the Manhattan community.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    If you make wise choices, your wallet will thank you

    To the Editor: You have a simple choice to make for City Commission. Vote for Reddi, McCulloh and Nuss if you want higher taxes, spending on frivolous programs and increased government intrusion. Vote for Ball and Hogan if you want efficiency and rational problem-solvers guiding

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    We need experience, wisdom, compassion; we need John Ball

    To the Editor: I want to thank the Mercury for reporting fundraising information for the upcoming City Commission election. I am not surprised that John Ball has self-financed the vast majority of his campaign.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Put McCulloh’s wisdom to work on City Commission

    To the Editor: Karen McCulloh has been a tireless, principled leader in our community for decades.


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