Opinions

Fellow Americans, The U.S. Constitution gives the president the authority to grant full pardons or to commute the sentences of anyone convicted of a federal crime. These acts do not need Congressional approval and cannot be undone by another president. George Washington granted 16 pardons during...
Well last week, I attended the city Aldermen meeting for Kidder and well to be honest I was a bit surprised. Though I had heard about what goes on at the meetings, I had read what went on, but I never would have believed it if I had not gone. One of the topics of discussion was to raise the price...
President-Elect Trump has thrown out several immigration ideas during his march to January Twentieth, but I think we of “The Basket of Deplorables” should have the right to toss in our two-cents before Congress announces their final plan. The most important part of any plan needs to be the...
I’ve been reading the book of Jeremiah recently. He says that because his country’s leaders are greedy idol worshipers who ignore the needs of the alien, the widow, the orphan, and the powerless, that God will send an army to destroy them. And he fully anticipates that he will suffer along with his...
Letter to the Editor: Did you know that in accordance the city ordinances in Kidder that you may be considered in violation of the city Vehicles Ordnance and that the city can come and seize your property impound it, fine, and take you to court for anything as simple as a flat tire or broken window...
Fellow Americans, With the election of Donald Trump as our next president, some people fear their party is over. For example, the “good reverend” Al Sharpton is threatening civil disobedience because he is displeased with Donald Trump’s nomination for attorney general, Senator Jeff Sessions....
PSC public hearing to take place in Polo Dec. 14
Final Showdown Regarding Grain Belt Coming Soon: Block Grain Belt Express has become a rallying call in Caldwell County. It is an issue in which the vast majority of residents agree with each other and have come together to work to defeat a common wrong. Property rights, quite simply, are worth...
The other day I was at the mall and I saw a little boy and his dad. The dad quietly said "No." The little boy flung himself to the floor, wailing loudly. He said bad things in a loud voice while he kicked things off the display counter. Later, I went home and watched the post-election news. What I...
Having decided that I should practice what I preach, it seems clear that I need to focus more on what our local government doing as apposed to the state and federal to who only pay lip service to the people to get what they want. Having done that one could imagine my surprise when I was reading a...
Fellow Americans, Congratulations, we did it! We turned out at the polls and spoke in a very loud and clear voice….STOP THE MADNESS! On January 20, 2017, we will have an opportunity to put Obama’s and Hillary’s division politics behind us. We will have an opportunity to unite and start over. Not as...

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