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Readers write: Nov. 25

6:00 p.m. Monday, Nov. 24, 2014

Immigration order helps many waysPresident Obama’s executive action on immigration will have a hugely positive impact on Georgia families. The Deferred Action for Parental Accountability program will permit parents of U.S. citizens or lawful permanent residents to work to support their families, drive their children to school, and remain here ...
Readers write: Nov. 24

6:00 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014

Gender homicide review incompleteThe AJC PolitiFact article “Report correct on gender-based homicide” (News, Nov. 19) rating the truth of the claim that Georgia ranks ninth in the rate of women murdered by men is extremely misleading and so ultimately false. The examination of the Violence Policy Center’s analysis is accurate. ...

12:00 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

Georgia not immune to gov’t. overreachOnce again, government regulations are blocking business, “Georgia auto dealers aim to block Tesla sales,” (News, Nov. 15). It is time to rise up and stop this regulation madness. State government interference is killing small business and true conservatives should make their voices heard. This ...
Readers write: Nov. 21

6:00 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Democrats should make case to votersRegarding the recent articles analyzing the midterm elections, three things can be learned from the results. First, nationally, when only one-third of the voters show up and vote, the American people did not speak. The voters were mostly loyal partisans, and in midterms, that electorate ...
Readers write: Nov. 20

Updated: 6:53 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

We need coaches like Will MuschampAfter reading players’ comments about Will Muschamp (“Florida fires Muschamp,” Sports, Nov. 17), I immediately thought about his late father, Larry Muschamp. Muschamp was principal of Darlington Lower School when my girls attended. He was beloved. He held high expectations for the children in his ...
Readers write: Nov. 19

6:00 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

Employers cause illegal immigrationTrue immigration reform will happen only when our legislators have the guts to deal with the root cause of large-scale illegal immigration: the many companies, large and small, that employ illegal immigrants at sub-minimum wages. It is much easier to vilify the immigrants or tout impossible solutions ...
Readers write: Nov. 18

6:00 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17, 2014

What Americans really want doneSince the midterm elections, Republican leaders have urged the president to “do what the American people want” rather than taking executive actions to initiate long-needed remedies for pressing problems. They condemn any such actions contemplated by the president as throwing gasoline on the fire.However, numerous opinion ...
Readers write: Nov. 17

6:00 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014

Judges need to be better read on lawI have been reading accounts of Fulton County Superior Court Judge Jerry Baxter’s censoring a TV news story related to the APS cheating scandal and then his reversal of that order after a private meeting with the prosecution (“APS judge: Media can report ...
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