Letters To The Editor

Rep. Reichert still voting to keep the wool over our eyes | Letter

Representative Reichert has voted three times to keep the Republican president’s taxes…

  • Apr 19th, 2017

 

How to put proposed carbon tax to good use | Letter

In November, Washington voters rejected what would have been the nation’s first…

  • Apr 18th, 2017

 

Snoqualmie was lucky to have Charles Peterson | Letter

I had the pleasure of working with Chuck Peterson while serving on…

  • Apr 18th, 2017

 

Volunteer at Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center | Letter

Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center is a great place to volunteer. You…

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Letter: President’s abandoned hotel deal would have violated sanctions, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

According to Adam Davidson’s recent article in the New Yorker (March 13),…

  • Apr 6th, 2017

Snoqualmie Police are professional, always willing to listen | Letter

I would like to respond to a recent letter to the editor…

  • Apr 5th, 2017

Committee votes show how Reichert would have voted on health care plan | Letter

Congressman Reichert may feel that he dodged a bullet by not having…

  • Apr 5th, 2017

Letter: Valley police need more to do

I am a crusader by nature and I am here to announce…

  • Mar 31st, 2017

TrumpCare is a Tax Cut for the Wealthy | Letter

I am disgusted and insulted by Representative Reichert’s support for the Republicans…

  • Mar 30th, 2017

We deserve better than Reichert’s avoidance of town hall meetings with constituents | Letter

I’m writing to voice my displeasure and frustration with Rep. Dave Reichert…

  • Mar 30th, 2017

Letter: EF&R is always ready to serve the entire community

Eastside Fire and Rescue shares your concern about the rising tide of…

  • Mar 28th, 2017

Letter: Reader supports Trump, Reichert, on schools, immigration

I strongly disagree with the opinions written in the last two issues…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

Letter: Health care proposal offers no promise of care

I appreciate Rep Paul Graves and Jay Rodne, from Legislative District 5)…

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Letter: Speak up against inhumane treatment of immigrants

After reading about the Afghan family detained in L.A. March 2 on…

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Open letter from a Snoqualmie Valley Winter Shelter guest

The Snoqualmie Valley Winter Shelter has made a huge positive impact on…

  • Mar 14th, 2017

Letter: Executive order is not rationally related to limiting immigration or fighting terrorism

This letter is in response to those who criticize the court’s decision…

  • Mar 10th, 2017

Letter: Republican plan for education doesn’t address immediate problems

On Feb. 21, I spoke with Representative Paul Graves about fully funding…

  • Mar 9th, 2017

Letter: Verifying the legality of president’s actions shouldn’t be a partisan issue

Where there’s smoke, there’s usually fire. Representative Dave Reichert wants to let…

  • Mar 8th, 2017

Letter: PTSA thanks Frankie’s Pizza for ongoing support

Twin Falls Middle School PTSA wants to recognize Frankie’s Pizza as an…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

Letter: Defunding Planned Parenthood is a terrible idea

Defunding Planned Parenthood is a terrible idea. I urge your readers to…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017

Letter: Reichert doesn’t represent people

Trump voters should like Reichert. While we are distracted by the illegal…

  • Mar 2nd, 2017

Letter: Trump has betrayed American workers

When President Trump said the system is rigged against American workers, he…

  • Mar 1st, 2017

Letter: Firefighters fund says thanks for caring

On behalf of all the members of the Eastside Firefighters Benevolent Fund,…

  • Mar 1st, 2017

Letter: Active Alert bill has broad bipartisan support in state House

On Tuesday, Feb. 2, I met with the legislators of the 5th…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Letter: Failure to demand Trump’s tax returns is failure in duty to country

To Congressman Reichert, my name is Jacqueline Bosworth, and I am one…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Letter: Why did Rep. Reichert vote against forcing President Trump to release tax records?

The Ways and Means Committee voted not to force President Trump to…

  • Feb 23rd, 2017

Letter: Fear-based politics are not true to the spirit of America

First, there’s the Statue of Liberty, that beacon of hope and freedom,…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Letter: Reader tells Reichert, ‘I’m a constituent, too’

Letter: Reader tells Reichert, ‘I’m a constituent, too’

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Letter: Reminding the community of the reason for Baby Kimball memorial

Three years ago, on Feb. 12 our community was devastated by the…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Letter: A real environmentalist wouldn’t vote as Reichert did

Dave Reichert, representing us in Washington’s 8th Congressional District, touts himself as…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Letter: Rep. Reichert is responding to the constituents who put him in office

Rep. Reichert’s actions are exactly why I voted for him. President Trump…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Letter: Talk to your state legislators about our nation’s policies

America is experiencing a time when many significant changes will soon take…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Letter: Let’s champion the immigrants who are part of our community

We are a peaceful community here in Carnation. It is one of…

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Letter: Where is Representative Reichert’s moral leadership?

Again, Representative Reichert has failed to show the moral leadership that his…

  • Feb 8th, 2017

Letter: Rep. Reichert is not responding on immigration issue

I thought your readers might be interested to know that Rep. Reichert…

  • Feb 7th, 2017

Letter: Snoqualmie pastor says ‘Thank you, Muslim neighbors’

Saturday’s Meet Your Muslim Neighbors event at Timber Ridge Elementary was informative…

  • Feb 1st, 2017

Letter: Rep. Reichert’s door has always been open

I live in Congressman Dave Reichert’s district. I am a Democrat and…

  • Jan 31st, 2017

Letter: Reichert isn’t living up to his role as government official

The new Republican administration in Washington, D.C., is using “alternative facts” to…

  • Jan 25th, 2017

Letter: Rotary group has grant funding to award, apply soon

Snoqualmie Valley Rotary is soliciting grant applications for 2017. Rotary is an…

  • Jan 24th, 2017

Letter: Leash laws keep dogs safe

The story “Lost on a trail, missing Boxer finds help after four…

  • Jan 19th, 2017