The party in control repeatedly fails us


Make text smaller Make text larger





To the Editor:

Republican Senator Pat Toomey says in his weekly email: "It is a terrible shame that Congress repeatedly waits until the 11 hour, with a potential government shutdown looming overhead, to pass stop-gap measures like these. The Senate could have — and should have — approved essential federal funding through the proper appropriations process months ago."

Senator Toomey is absolutely right – his GOP, the political party that is in control of our government, repeatedly fails to work on behalf of the American people. When our elected official confesses that his own party has failed us, it is time for us as citizens to vote for a different party that will do the work of the people, instead of line the pockets of the super rich and corporations.

Nancy Schoenleber

Milford



Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

How vaccines protect the whole community
Did you know that when you get vaccinated, you’re protecting yourself and your community too?
This concept is called community immunity, or herd immunity. And...

Read more »
Image

Pike's Peek


Here is the next clue: where have you seen this detail? If you think you know visit pikecountycourier.com and click on the Fun & Games tab at the top of tghe...

Read more »
Image

Pike's Peek
Congratulations to Pike County Commissioner Matt Osterberg who correctly identified the detail in last week's clue at 113 East George St. in Milford.



Here is...

Read more »
Image

Report details sexual abuse by more than 300 Pennsylvania Catholic priests
BY ERIKA NORTON
After a two-year statewide investigation, the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office released a grand...

Read more »

VIDEOS



Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Community Newspapers


MOST READ

Where in clues
Pike's Peek
  • Aug 17, 2018
Where in answers
Pike's Peek
  • Aug 17, 2018
Columns
Journalists are not the Enemy
  • Aug 16, 2018

MOST COMMENTED



Weather in Milford, PA