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Letters to the editor

Vote for Chris Exarchos

LOUIS T. GLANTZ Centre Hall On Nov. 5 vote for Chris Exarchos. I had the pleasure of working with Chris while he was a College Township supervisor and during his eight years as a Centre County commissioner. He is smart, tough when need be but, at the same time, compassionate. Join me on ...

Vote for Chris, the best person on the ballot

LINDA NEFF Howard Don’t vote straight party for Centre County Commissioner. Vote for the best person on the ballot, Chris Exarchos. He is honest, hard-working, smart and will serve us well as our Centre County commissioner. Join me and vote for Chris for Centre commissioner.

A reminder

IRV HOY Howard I am writing to remind everyone how important it is to VOTE on Nov. 5 and to do your homework on all of the candidates. My vote for Centre County Commissioner is definitely going to Chris Exarchos. We need someone who has the ability and experience to handle a huge $80 plus ...

Jeremy Breon for Centre County prothonotary

HELEN STOLINAS Bellefonte I am writing to encourage the citizens of Centre County to vote for Jeremy Breon for Prothonotary of Centre County. As an attorney, I know how important it is to have a knowledgeable and experienced individual serving as Prothonotary. Jeremy has worked in the ...

Socialism

CHARLES ARDELL Williamsport If the Democrats win the 2020 election it sounds like the government is going to do everything for us. We will end up like my two cats. All we will have to do is eat, sleep and doo-doo. A little humor never hurt anybody.

Non-profits shouldn’t have to pick up the slack

KEOECYHI ANYATONWU York Pennsylvania is an old state. When I read the article, “Rising prescription drug prices leave seniors struggling,” my first thoughts went to Pennsylvania’s senior population. The Penn State Data Center ranks it fifth among states by the number of citizens ages ...

Should medical marijuana be legal?

MAKAYLA ROTHROCK Williamsport I support medical marijuana use. There are multiple reasons. I believe it can be a safe and effective way to treat symptoms of cancer, scoliosis pain, glaucoma, epilepsy and many other conditions, and it can be an aid for mental illness which is at an ...

Credible corruption?

LAWRENCE ROSS Williamsport In response to Mr. Rogers’ letter inThe Express on Oct. 4: No sir, you are not “comprehending this completely and correctly.” There has been no investigation that has “found real, credible corruption involving Joe Biden” in Ukraine. I’m not ...

Roy Cohn Syndrome

DAVID BROSS Cogan Station Named for the late Roy Cohn who was lead counsel for Sen. Joe McCarthy’s disgraced “witch hunt” of the 1950s, people suffering from Roy Cohn Syndrome (RCS) follow one guiding principle: That is to have no principles. Currently, the most notable person with ...

It is time

HAROLD A. MAIO Fort Myers, Fla. In regard to Dr. Lindsay Sauers column in The Express on Oct. 11 entitled, “Mental health awareness: Stop the Stigma,” I say this: If you mean stop those taught or teaching it, I am with you 100%. I see no value in supporting them.

We need universal access to broadband internet

WAYNE CAMPBELL Lemoyne The current buzz in Washington and with Democratic presidential candidates is Medicare for All supported by U.S. Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren. Other candidates such as Joe Biden prefer sort of a Medicare for All - Lite called the Public Option which ...

Investigate!

CHARLES ARDELL South Williamsport Democrats won’t let go and admit they lost the last election fair and square. They have investigated President Trump from every angle. First Robert Mueller investigated and found nothing. Now the Ukraine mess. All lies and no truths, in my opinion. ...

What does the U.S. government need the most?

DAVID L. FAUST Selinsgrove A different president! That’s what some people would say. However, that’s not the best answer to the many problems that our government is experiencing at this time. The best solution would be a legislative branch that is composed of a veto-proof majority of ...

Remembering history

WILLIAM L. EMICK Williamsporrt Gun owners remember Rome remained free for 400 years and the demise of the Republic was due to the termination of the armed populace. Here is my comparison with remarks of America’s socialistic attitude toward gun owners with Plato’s summation in The ...

R.I.P.

JAY D. MYERS Hughesville As I sit here watching the leaves fall from the trees, I am saddened by the end of summer. Another thing that saddens me is the death of the Republican Party. This is the party that felt that oral sex by a President with an intern in the White House was an ...

Celebrating PA Week

ROB ROSS Williamsport We all know that receiving medical care can be stressful. Whether you’re nervous about a procedure, frustrated at the wait time for an appointment, or visiting a new medical practice for the first time, navigating the healthcare world can be understandably unnerving. ...

I applaud the Sugar Valley Rural Charter School

I applaud the Sugar Valley Rural Charter School MARILOU EMBICK Loganton My name is Marilou Embick and I am raising my 12-year-old grandson. He started at the Sugar Valley Rural Charter School just this year. He is more comfortable and confident this year than I have ever seen him. It ...

Time for change

MICHAEL JESSUP Lamar I am starting to see campaign signs for Jeff Snyder seeking re-election in November. As you go about your daily travels remember this very important item. Jeff Snyder does not care about the citizens of Clinton County. He cares about himself, his grasp on power and how ...

There’s no one like an old fool

CAROLE MYERS GERST Milesburg I was totally flabbergasted when I heard Trump say his impeachment would cause a civil war. The arrogance of his comments shows that he falls nothing short than that of a dictator that has become unhinged. To think that I had voted for him makes me think ...

Questions to Trump opponents

TIM MANNELLO Williamsport This letter is addressed to those who oppose President Trump because you think he is occupationally inept, personally narcissistic, emotionally erratic, notoriously lawless, constitutionally adversarial, effectively chaotic, personally destructive, flagrantly ...