The INDsider - Letters to the Editor The INDsider - Letters to the Editor http://theind.com/articles.sec-25-1-Letters-to-the-Editor.html Thu, 14 Dec 17 00:00:00 -0600 en hourly 1 <![CDATA[Mailbag, June 7, 2017]]> Mailbag, June 7, 2017
Readers weigh in on Confederate monuments, LSMSA name change, Clay Higgins and breaking up the 15th Judicial District ......]]>
<![CDATA[Letters: LSMSA name change wrong]]> Letters: LSMSA name change wrong
The constituents it affects — namely, the students, parents, faculty, staff and alumni of LSMSA — have made it clear we don’t want this bill ......]]>
<![CDATA[Letter: Fix broken immigration system]]> Letter: Fix broken immigration system
This chance presents itself in the Bar Removal of Individuals who Dream and Grow our Economy (or BRIDGE) Act ......]]>
<![CDATA[In support of the gasoline tax - If you\'re using it, pay more for it. ]]> In support of the gasoline tax - If you\'re using it, pay more for it.
Those who use the roads daily to conduct business — putting additional wear and tear on our infrastructure — will pay more of the maintenance tab for keeping streets, highways and interstates safer for everyone ......]]>
<![CDATA[Letter: Vote yes on school tax prop]]> Letter: Vote yes on school tax prop
Voting for a tax to create better school facilities is an investment, not an expenditure ......]]>
<![CDATA[LWV-L: Support for public schools is 'a Lafayette value']]> LWV-L: Support for public schools is 'a Lafayette value'
The League of Women Voters of Lafayette weighs in on the April 29 tax proposition for public school facilities ......]]>
<![CDATA[On I-49, we should all have a seat at the table]]> On I-49, we should all have a seat at the table
In a planning process of this magnitude, tough questions should be answered — and tough answers accepted ......]]>
<![CDATA[Letter: Clear campaign signs in accordance with law]]> Letter: Clear campaign signs in accordance with law
Political campaign signs are, by law, supposed to be gone two weeks after the election ......]]>
<![CDATA[Letter: Ellison honors the Army uniform]]> Letter: Ellison honors the Army uniform
"To voters in the 3rd Congressional District of Louisiana, I can only unequivocally endorse my friend Greg Ellison in the strongest of terms." ......]]>
<![CDATA[Letter: Congressional candidate Ellison exploits Army uniform]]> Letter: Congressional candidate Ellison exploits Army uniform
A campaign poster for 3rd Congressional District candidate Greg Ellison, a Lafayette Republican, hangs along Jefferson Street in Downtown Lafayette.Dear Editor, I am a senior field grade U.S. Army War ......]]>