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Editorial: On helping Americans, Obama a success

Tea party websites contain petitions demanding impeachment of President Obama, calling him “traitor” and “fraud” and worse. Right-wing Fox News and Washington Republicans endlessly hurl bitter denunciations at...

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Readers’ voice: July 25, 2014

Express your opinion on any subject you wish. Not all comments are published. Call 304-357-4451 or email readersvoice@wvgazette.com.

To that one person who expresses their anger against any U.S. president who has decided to “waste...

Letter: Federal government does more damage than a team name

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The federal government has done more to harm the Native American culture than anyone else. How about the American Indian Removal Act in 1830? Now if Congress wants to do something else stupid, why not change the name of Tomahawk missiles,...

Letter: Democracy failing in the Middle East

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In the hubris of the Bush administration, minions of the American Enterprise Institute gained control of both the presidency and the Defense Department with a self-concocted scheme to bring about democracy across the Middle East. The...

Letter: Keep W.Va. green and clean

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Having done some extensive traveling throughout West Virginia, we were appalled at all the trash that had been thrown out on the roads and in the ditches.

I think the beautiful state of West Virginia needs a lot of signs put up...

Bob Kincaid: Intervention proposed for Natalie Tennant’s campaign

Natalie Tennant, we’ve got to talk.

You’re going to lose.

I don’t like saying that. I cannot think of anything short of personal disaster that I want less than for Shelley Moore Capito to be a member of the...

Editorial: GOP-backed challenges try to sabotage health care

So far, President Obama’s historic Affordable Care Act has provided health insurance to 170,000 West Virginians and an estimated 22 million Americans nationwide. It’s a humanitarian triumph for so many to gain the right to visit doctors, ...

Readers’ voice: July 24, 2014

We would have been better off having nobody in Congresswoman Capito’s office than we are having her in office.

Ignorance is bliss. Anyone who thinks that President Obama is a dictator needs to do some traveling abroad — far, far...

Editorial: Sen. Manchin opposes his daughter’s action

West Virginia’s Sen. Joe Manchin says he would support law changes to prevent unpatriotic “inversions” — such as his daughter’s decision to shift Mylan Pharmaceuticals’ national identity to Holland to duck U.S....

Elliot M. Namay Jr.: Climate change deniers risk more than their own futures

In the struggle between the rushing water and the rock, the water always prevails. If the stone yields to the water and allows itself to move and progress forward, it is shaped and smoothed and made more beautiful by the flowing water; it’s...

James Oxendale: Coalfield residents deserve more than war rhetoric, being ignored

Coalfield residents are concerned with recent decisions to tighten greenhouse gas emissions. The entire political leadership of the state seems to oppose “Obama’s war on coal.” A currently running ad sponsored by Americans For...

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Potpourri: July 28, 2014
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