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Opinion - Letters

  • 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.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Jankovich uses opportunities to improve Manhattan’s future

    To the Editor: Please join me in re-electing Rich Jankovich to the Manhattan City Commission. Rich has represented Manhattan well during his term as a commissioner.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Headline on Ball’s letter was a disservice to readers

    To the Editor: If The Mercury deems this a political letter, I will pay for it. I have to question the headline you used on John Ball’s letter to the editor Thursday justifying his expenditures on his own campaign.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Real fiscal conservatives best poised to lead city

    To the Editor: In this upcoming election, many issues have been discussed about our city and how our money is being spent. Our Manhattan is a group of Manhattan and Riley County citizens — teachers, retirees, professionals, retired military members and business owners — who want reasonable

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Strawn knows the value of consolidating services

    To the Editor: Manhattan continues to experience growth and needs city commissioners who understand the necessity of responding to growth.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Strawn a man of integrity who respects others’ views

    To the Editor: I have known Bob Strawn for a number of years and found him to be a man of integrity, one who has the experience to serve as our city commissioner again.

  • Letters | March 31, 2013

    Jankovich gets involvedwith KSU students’ needs

    To the Editor: I am a third-year college student at Kansas State Univer-sity and voter in Manhattan. Kansas State University makes up a large part of the Manhattan community.


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