Four letters this week: Merits of solar power; use of modifiers for “mentally ill,” two looks at a proposal by state Sen. Vincent Sheheen.
Are you aware that when Gov. Nikki Haley speaks ill of the IAM [International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers], she is attacking an institution founded by a South Carolinian in South Carolina?
“What workers in South Carolina need is not Nikki Haley’s undying allegiance to the plantation owners of our state. What they need is an modern day Emancipation Proclamation that includes a livable wage, a decent education for their children and unobstructed access to the benefits of the Affordable Care Act.”
“One of the most common places (under everyone’s noses) for this to take place is those Asian nail salons. I know women who get their nails done in those places because they’re cheaper and the women don’t talk English so they don’t have to bother with chitchat.”
“It is so terrible to cheat our society of all the wonderful things the arts can bring. They enrich us in so many ways. I don’t understand why Governor [Nikki] Haley can’t or won’t find time for Marjory Wentworth to read her poem.”
Burgess defense of Zais is short on facts To the editor: I found Gary Burgess’s opinion piece in the Statehouse Report on January 2 of particular interest because of its egregious claims regarding what comprises authentic fiscal conservatism, Mick Zais’s […]
To the editor: Thanks for a Statehouse Report fit for the holidays! There’s been so much dreary stuff dumped on us lately I began to fear we’d ever be thankful this season for all we have and all the good […]
To the editor: I read your article in West Of having to do with our roads. You offer some suggestions on how to fix our roads, among them raising our gas tax, registration fees, sales tax, etc. I have a […]