Letters to the Editor

Letter: Support proposed EPA regulations

Ted Cruz has derided President Barack Obama for believing the environment is the biggest problem we face. Iowa's Republican senators and representativ ...

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Letter: Stories contradict each other

On Feb. 3, The Gazette printed two contradicting stories. Page 3 had an article on how we are a wonderful place to live - No. 8 on the affordable citi ...

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Letter: Hillary Clinton needs to choose a side

Hillary Clinton says she is for women's rights and children. She's also pro choice. Hundreds and hundreds of thousands of babies are aborted every yea ...

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Letter: Tell legislators to adequately fund schools

I had the honor of attending Lobby Day at the Iowa Capitol on Jan. 26. I represented my fellow teachers and the Iowa State Education Association, or I ...

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Letter: Juvenile behavior at UI is embarrassing

Regarding the Jan. 23 article #x201c;Some hoped Harreld's comments would oust him#x201d;:The juvenile behavior exhibited by the faculty at the Univers ...

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Guidelines for guest columns, community letters

Insight staffAs part of our mission to help identify and discuss important local issues and solutions to current local problems, we welcome your lette ...

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Letter: All aspects of treaty missing in column

Tim Burrack's Jan. 31 column #x201c;Caucus voters should consider trade#x201d; supporting the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) failed to mention two di ...

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Community letters are your chance to connect and engage

Starting Sunday, we are renaming our Letters to the Editor section as Community Letters. It's a small shift, but we feel one that is in better alignme ...

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Letter: Support Grassley’s sentencing reform bill

As a high school student, I was appalled to learn that the United States has more than 25 percent of the world's prison population, yet our citizens o ...

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Letter: Time to focus on making our state better

Caucuses are over and now it is time to concentrate on making our state better.We need good public schools. Extend the state school tax many years at ...

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Letter: Reader questions value of voting

My Christian values don't include deception, fraud, theft or killing people. Freedom of religion doesn't give any business any right to refuse service ...

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Letter: Research can be done without alive animals

It is extremely distressing to learn that the University of Iowa continues to use live animals for research. Obviously, the goat that escaped was not ...

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Letter: Republican conservatives must unite

Is it ego, pride, selfishness or what that has sent some Republican presidential candidates for the jugular, naming others as incompetent? Debates com ...

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Volunteers make caucuses successful

To the editor: Countless volunteer hours were spent locating caucus sites and calling registered voters to find volunteers to work at the Feb. 1 caucu ...

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Goats are tough, resourceful animals

To the editor: The goat on the loose in Coralville has animal welfare folks concerned. But the species is tougher and more resourceful than commonly t ...

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