Student loans' interest doubling
I have several grandchildren who have Stafford college loans. They graduated with honors and are working now. However, the jobs available hardly pay enough for them to cover their living expenses.
A recent Dispatch letter characterized the Governor Romney vs. President Obama economic choice as austerity vs. hope. A rebuttal letter preferred discipline vs. punishment. Using few words to signify complex economic issues is not ideal.
I thank you for the letter to the editor to the organization sending letters to our congregation (June 20 paper). After the first letter I received I responded and also asked them to take our name off their mailing list.
City weed patches
I am writing in support of Mr. Wolff concerning the kind of sod the city lays. I live on North Fourth Street, a street the city repaired a few years ago. Prior to that repair, I had a lush green boulevard.
The Obama administration, was and virtually is, going to make religious institutions like Catholic hospitals and schools go against their consequences by requiring that their employees’ health insurance policies pay for things like birth control, vasectomies, tubal ligations and th...
Do you remember when America was called “the land of opportunity?” When any person with a good idea, ambition, willingness to work long hours every day, and a little luck, could become independently wealthy? These people were then, honored, respected, and looked up to, someone to emulate. They...