February 27, 2015 • CartoonsComments (0)

Hollywood did something really strange.  No, not put on an Academy Awards telecast with the host in his underwear, it made a movie people actually wanted to see:  “American Sniper.”  Kudos, Mr. Eastwood. [/auth...

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February 23, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, I read with interest in this Sunday’s Roswell Daily Record, Feb. 22, your column supporting Attorney General Hector Balderas’ new legislation that will ‘close a loophole in the state’s child pornography law.’ Mr. Howsare, I share your...



February 22, 2015 • CartoonsComments (1)

I’m still here. [/auth...

New state AG has good priorities

February 21, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

At the beginning of this month, I had the pleasure of making a two-day trip to our state capital, Santa Fe, with my Leadership Roswell group. You could say it was a “crash course” on how the three branches of state government work along with the role of...

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February 21, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, Some proponents of so-called right-to-work (RTW) laws argue that the laws are about freedom and choice. On that count they are right! RTW is about limiting freedom and choice for both workers and employers. Right-to-work laws do not guarantee...



February 21, 2015 • CartoonsComments (0)

Who are we kidding?  Fake news will never end. [/auth...

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February 20, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, In 2013, the State Legislature decided to take away the hold harmless money from the local governments, but allowed local governments to make up the loss by raising the gross receipts tax (“GRT”). “They” did this to say “they” did not...



February 20, 2015 • CartoonsComments (0)

We can’t know what’s in the regulation until after it’s passed.  Where have we heard that before? [/auth...

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February 16, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, This Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent, the 40-day period before Easter, when many Christians abstain from animal foods in remembrance of Jesus’ 40 days of fasting in the desert before launching his ministry. But meat-free Lent is much more...



February 15, 2015 • CartoonsComments (2)

Signs of the times. [/auth...