Letter: Parnell should embrace Medicaid expansion

Gov. Sean Parnell must relent on his refusal of a legitimate use of the public trust in order to build his legacy. Medicaid expansion in Alaska under the Affordable Care Act would be a helpful, positive tradition for which his legacy could instead be emboldened. It’s time he chose for the public good and human development, rather than his confederate good and human devolution. I know I’d prefer to live a healthy mortality.

John S. Sonin

Juneau

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Thu, 01/19/2017 - 08:45

Letter: Being homeless should not be a criminal act

I find it shocking that our Assembly is considering an ordinance to make it illegal to be homeless. Read more

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 07:26

Letter: Wrong place for the whale

In my opinion, our city fathers exercised bad judgment in locating the whale sculpture where they did. It is hidden from view. Read more

Letter: The case for a public Bank of Alaska

Last October, the good folks in the Kenai Borough approved creation of two new pieces of paper called a bond for infrastructure projects. Read more

Letter: A state income tax is fair and equitable

The courage and integrity of our legislators will be tested. Last year they failed to step up to the plate. Our courageous governor had the fortitude to do so. The time has come for Alaskans and those who work here to pay for the services received. Read more

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