Dear Editor: 11-12-14

November 12, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, Once again, the Roswell Daily Record has misinformed readers about my campaign. The election is over now but I feel it is only fair to set the record straight. The Nov. 1 Roswell Daily Record (RDR) front page article states “Espinoza spreads campaign wealth, challenger Mastin reimburses himself” and “Mastin’s only expenditure between...

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November 9, 2014 • CartoonsComments Off

What is going on out there at the old air base, anyway? Google it. [/auth...

Obama unbowed by midterm setbacks

November 8, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

President Obama awakened Wednesday morning to a seismic shift in the nation’s political landscape. Republicans not only had seized control of the Senate for the first time since 2006, they also had grown their House majority to the highest level since...

50 years later, another Republican ‘time for choosing’

November 8, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

Barry Goldwater went down to a smashing defeat in 1964. But so did the man who beat him — Lyndon Johnson, whose landslide re-election culminated in a near-abdication from the presidency four years later. Johnson’s collapse eerily foreshadowed the...

Dear editor 11-08-14

November 8, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, I just finished reading this morning’s Friday, Nov. 7, Roswell Daily Record and felt that I needed to reply to Laura J. Lucero-Carillo’s letter to the editor. She apparently didn’t read the RDR’s explanation to Gilbert Alverado (Oct. 3),...



November 8, 2014 • CartoonsComments Off

Hey, folks, it’s just a gag. [/auth...



November 7, 2014 • CartoonsComments Off

If the voters wanted Congress to work with Obama, why didn’t they leave Harry Reid in charge of the Senate? [/auth...

Dear Editor: 11-07-14

November 6, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, On behalf of Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell and New Mexico Military Institute, we would like to thank the voters of Chaves County who supported Higher Education Bond C on November 4. More than 6,000 residents (53 percent) who voted in our...

Dear Editor: 11-04-14

November 4, 2014 • Dear EditorComments Off

Dear editor, I am writing in response to Mr. Mike Clark’s idea of creating a “Civilian Oversight “for the Roswell Police Department (Oct. 14). Mr. Clark, our city administration and police administration hold the RPD to the highest standards. The police...

Election overload is taking its toll

November 2, 2014 • EditorialComments Off

My timing couldn’t have been better when I got cable TV and high-speed Internet installed on Thursday afternoon. After returning from work and shopping Thursday, I channel-surfed through three or four schlocky horror movies before finally watching the news...