Letters to the Editor

Why Democrats Must Keep Open Borders

Editor: Regardless of the news that we hear of deaths, drugs, disease, etc that come from illegal immigrants, Democrats will not support border security. Representative Mo Brooks (R-AL) made a clear statement that Democrats want to change the voting electorate in the United States through immigration. Some states allow illegal immigrants to vote in local

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Thank you Marlon Collins

Editor: Cedar County Memorial Hospital wishes to say “thank you” to Cedar County Presiding Commissioner Marlon Collins for his recent Letter to the Editor encouraging area residents to utilize our services.  While we understand we cannot provide all of the medical services needed by our local residents, we do offer a wide range of those

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Rural Hospitals Disappearing

Editor: This past week, Governor Parson held the first ever Rural Health Care Summit in Bolivar. The purpose of this summit was to call attention to the increasing decline of rural healthcare access and choice. In his address, he stated in the past four years, six counties have closed their county hospitals. Osceola and Mt.

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Correction

The essay written by Marcia Abbott last week was for Cedar County Memorial Hospital’s “My Hospital, My Community” contest. It was not intended to be a Letter to the Editor.

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Vote no on marijuana

Editor: The Sun Newspaper published an article and inserted it on Page 4 of the issue last week and in my opinion it should have been on the front page due to the serious nature of the story. A number of health organizations oppose the three medical marijuana ballot measures we will vote on November

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No on Amendment 1

Have you heard about Clean Missouri?  What they are talking about is Constitutional Amendment No.1. The first section of that amendment reads, ”change process and criteria for redrawing state legislative districts during reapportionment.”        Currently, the state’s legislative districts are reapportioned every 10 years at census time because of shifts in the population

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I was an FDR Democrat

Editor: Sunday night past during the 60 Minutes interview with President Trump the network ran several of Clair McCaskill commercials and she told of having 50 small town meetings with Missouri residents and lo and behold some were in our area and I never heard of a darn one for I would like to have

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The New Democrat Mentality

Editor: I really think that the Democrat Party has run out of ideas. Ever since Donald Trump took office, and even before that, the Democrats seem to be in attack mode. After her loss, Hillary Clinton stated that we need to resist, desist, persist, and enlist. More recently, she stated “You cannot be civil with

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Mid-term elections most important in lifetime

Editor: After watching the “Democrat Dog and Pony Show” that made up the confirmation process for judge Brett Kavanaugh, it should be very plain to everyone with an ounce of brains or commons sense that the coming mid-term elections are the most important elections in our lifetime. This is not about one party being superior

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