letters

To the editor As citizens of Minnesota and the United States, we sometimes take our rights and privileges for granted.  One of the rights granted to citizens in the First Amendment to the US Constitution is freedom of speech. The Post Review provides an opportunity for citizens to express ourselves in the Letters to The [...]

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To the editor The letter writer from last week was in error about information he shared with community members regarding Rep. Barrett’s ongoing attempts to help local schools through his BEEF Bill (Bill for Equity in Education Funding). North Branch’s school superintendent testified on behalf of Barrett’s fair funding bill last year. The bill, just [...]

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To the editor A respectful rebuttal is needed to last week’s letters which voiced strong support for tax increases on Chisago County families. One letter inaccurately praised Governor Dayton and the new Democratic controlled legislature’s $3 million dollar tax/fee increase for paying down the school shift. The problem with this logic is that this raid [...]

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To the editor So Senator Sean Nienow reasons his $12,720 lodging expenses for 2012 are worth it to constituents because it allows him more time to do his job. He took the year-round housing despite the fact session lasts about six months. I’m thinking many of his neighbors and constituents work in the Twin Cities [...]

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To the editor I see that Stewart Mills The Third, of Mills Fleet Farm, is going to run against Congressman Rick Nolan in the 8th Congressional District next year. I wonder how much thought the Mills family has to put into this race? Stewart Mills The Third makes statements like “the hurdles, the barriers and [...]

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To the editor I see Bob Walz repeated his usual bashing of Senator Nienow and Representative Barrett. It’s the same old thing month after month. However, his thanking Kirsten Kennedy for her letter seems more like damage control for a wannabe politician who is clearly planning to have her name on a ballot real soon. [...]

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