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Letters to the Editor

Thursday’s Letters to the Editor

Thoughts and views from Press Democrat readers

Close To Home

Close to Home: Kortum’s vision became county’s reality

I met Bill Kortum the day I was sworn in as Sonoma County supervisor. A recall election was in full swing against Kortum and Chuck Hinkle.

Paul Gullixson

Gullixson: On Eagle’s wings: A tribute

Despite the loss of his son, Herb Williams has not stopped giving back — as demonstrated by the rare award he received this month.

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Commentary

Skelton: An upside of high-speed rail? It’s beats flying

In the holiday spirit, here’s something cheerful to say about the California bullet train if Gov. Jerry Brown ever gets it assembled:

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Editorials

PD Editorial: One man’s quest for peace, goodwill

During the Civil War, a young man named Charles ran off and joined the Union Army without his father’s consent. He informed his father by way of a letter dated March 14, 1863.

Pete Golis

Golis: How will people pay the rent?

It is a familiar story by now. In the age of globalization, working class Americans are being clobbered, and no one seems able or willing to help them.



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