Dear Editor: 1-27-15

January 27, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, This letter is in response to the Sunday column “For drivers, NM 49th most risky state on your wallet.” I’m a libertarian and I will preface by saying I’m insured, including uninsured/underinsured on my policy. I oppose the laws that state you must buy liability insurance in order to operate a vehicle. These [&hellip...

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January 25, 2015 • CartoonsComments (0)

To paraphrase the late Sen. Everett Dirksen, 30 mills here, 30 mills there, and pretty soon, you’re talking real money. [/auth...

For drivers, NM 49th most risky state on your wallet

January 24, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

When I got to work last Monday, I was surprised to see that the red light on my office phone indicating voice messages wasn’t flashing. I was expecting at least two or three angry messages. It was only the day before that my column giving my take on the...



January 24, 2015 • CartoonsComments (0)

We thought the Charlie Hebdo attacks and the conversations afterward illuminated the role of editorial cartoons in print media.  However, a recent phone call to our editor inspired this cartoon.  One day, perhaps, our editorial page will be politically...

Dear Editor: 1-24-15

January 23, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, Since President Obama has been in office, the Dow Jones index has gone from 7,949 up to almost 18,000, unemployment has decreased from 7.9 percent to 5.8 percent, GDP growth has gone from -5.4 to +3.5, Deficit GDP has gone from 9.8 to 2.8 and...



January 23, 2015 • CartoonsComments (0)

The State of the Union is…covetous. [/auth...

Dear Editor: 1-22-15

January 21, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Dear editor, Recently, I have read numerous letters to the editor, with regard to the immigration problems we are experiencing. Mr. John Ford brought up the wording on the statue of liberty. I did not know the entire context of the wording. I had a very good...

School bond vote is bargain for district

January 21, 2015 • EditorialComments (0)

On Feb. 3, Roswell voters will return to the polls to decide on whether to approve the General Obligation Bond for school construction. Over the past 10 years, the Roswell Independent School District Board has completed more than $125 million worth of...

Dear Editor: 1-20-15

January 20, 2015 • Dear EditorComments (0)

Editor’s note: The writer of the first letter is using satire to make his point. Also, the newspaper would like to point out that opinions expressed in letters to the editor are those of the author and not the newspaper.   Dear editor, I would never...



January 18, 2015 • CartoonsComments (0)

As we are about to see, basing an entire state budget upon oil revenues does have its snags. [/auth...