Why should I ever vote Republican again?
The Republicans held both houses from 1994 through 2006. From 2001 through 2006, they held all three branches of government. During their reign of incompetence, they lied this country into …
In the aftermath of the tornados in Branson, Mo. and to the east, I have talked with people who live and work there, who said, “We slept through it.”
As the (Johnson County) sirens were tested today, …
Rep. Mike Kiegerl
Your editorial in the Feb. 22 edition, “Recording Should be Allowed in Committee Meetings,” is so far off the mark that a response is required. The Rules for all committees are traditional and set for …
This may be too little too late, but I have some thoughts on the school bond issue that I would like to share with you.
First of all I would like to say that I have supported …
I’m writing you with the hope of getting your help with a problem we have in our community.
I currently take a friend to dialysis three times a week in Olathe. In trying to find him back-up …
Wake up America! I’m tired of paying taxes.
With the brouhaha going on at the Gardner City Council meetings, the bloggers are missing the point. It’s about taxes. It’s about Gardner citizens paying more taxes. It’s not …
An open letter to Sens. Jerry Moran and Pat Roberts and Rep. Kevin Yoder:
This country is supposed to be a beacon of democracy to the world. The citizens who went before us worked tirelessly to make …
It is disappointing to read the errors and misinformation about the post office in the recent Gardner News editorial column by Rebekah Rast.
Rast claims that if the post office were a private company it would no …
It’s unfortunate that two candidates withdrew from the city administrator recruitment process, but Gardner doesn’t need a chief executive who will quit at the first sign of controversy. Better to know that sooner than later.
Although the …
I’ve considered Shirley Strack a very close friend for more than 15 years. I attend the church she attends. Shirley was the high school attendance secretary when my boys were going through high school. I can say …