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Shuster ‘knows our issues,’ deserves vote

March 21, 2016 I recently needed help from Congressman Bill Shuster’s office on a federal issue and want to thank his helpful staff for their guidance and assistanc. more »»

Don’t be confused over pro-life agendas

March 21, 2016 Pro-life — what does that mean? It seems to mean a lot of things to a lot of different people. Some think it means to be concerned for the poor. more »»

McGinnis earns trust

March 19, 2016 McGinnis earns trust If you pay attention to any of the criticism made about state Representative John McGinnis, you never see or hear complaints that he’s bad for the unborn, bad for taxpayers, bad... more »»

Halvorson will grow jobs

March 19, 2016 Please take a moment and think carefully about this coming Congressional race between Art Halvorson and Bill Shuster to represent the 9th Congressional District. more »»

Pennsylvania primary needs to change

March 19, 2016 With the Pennsylvania primary election fast approaching, it is a concern of mine, and many others, that the citizens of Pennsylvania are restricted to voting for basically one of two parties. more »»

Supreme Court tilted to liberal side

March 18, 2016 I am responding to the letter by Rita Faudi, printed March 1, about restoring balance to the Supreme Court. I’m not sure if I’m more appalled at her math or her politics. more »»

Check palm card: McGinnis man of word

March 18, 2016 I have seen and heard numerous instances lately of the claim that state Rep. John McGinnis, R-Altoona, is violating a promise he made in 2012 to serve only two terms. more »»

Blind faith led Catholics all the way to crisis

March 17, 2016 The articles in the March 2 edition of the Mirror regarding 40 years of abuse still managed to infuriate me even though the cases are old. more »»

McGinnis’ priority are his constituents

March 17, 2016 I met John McGinnis at a couple of his campaign events in 2012. I never listened to politicians in the past because I believed most of them to be dishonest and power-hungry elitists. more »»

McGinnis can fight out-of-control spending

March 17, 2016 Gov. Tom Wolf is out of control. He’s vetoed funding for social services and corrections, all so he can get more taxpayer money to his base supporters in the public sector unions. more »»

Vote for Shuster, not an outsider

March 17, 2016 Several days ago, a person knocked on my door soliciting my vote for him to be congressman. more »»

Convenient amnesia

March 17, 2016 This a reply to the March 1 letter “Hypocritical GOP wants only its choice.” I guess the writer forgets when President George W. Bush was in office the Democrats did the same thing. more »»

Legislators must start working for the people

March 16, 2016 Legislators must start working for the people I am more than fed up with the inability of the Pennsylvania state legislature to get anything done. more »»

Sestak has background to solve problems

March 16, 2016 As Democrats in Pa., we have some very good candidates to choose to represent our state in Washington. I urge you to pick Joe Sestak, retired vice admiral, as the best choic. more »»

Feeling of gratitude helps ease the pain

March 16, 2016 On Sunday evening, Feb. 21, I fell on the sidewalk beside Union Avenue. Several people immediately came to my rescue: 1. A lady who used her cellphone to contact my family. 2. more »»

‘We need McGinnis in Harrisburg’

March 16, 2016 As a school retiree, I take great comfort in being represented by John McGinnis in the 79th Distric. more »»

Man’s patriotism shines in Hollidaysburg

March 15, 2016 The spirit of giving and volunteering is alive and well in Hollidaysburg. The pavilion at “Patriot Park” is decorated in lights to commemorate special times or season. more »»

McGinnis tenure living up to his word

March 15, 2016 I am writing in support of John McGinnis for state representative. more »»

As election approaches, many questions loom

March 14, 2016 I am disheartened to read editorials in newspapers and posts on Facebook that call conservatives heartless. more »»

Blinded by the light

March 12, 2016 This Republican Congress would veto Martin Luther King, Mahatma Gandhi or Jesus Christ if they’d come back for President Barack Obama to appoint any one of them to fill the Supreme Court vacancy. more »»

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