Letters to the editor
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Letter to the editor: Vote yes on Amendment B

Vote yes on Amendment B When your ballot arrives in the coming weeks, there’s one statewide issue that merits an immediate yes vote. Vote yes on Amendment B, and make an affirmative step to make … more

Letter to the editor: Protect kids’ health

Protect kids’ health As an early learning professional who works with child care providers across Colorado, I see first-hand the incredible impact quality early learning has on a child’s mind, … more

Letter to the editor: 4C is crucial for schools

4C is crucial for schools After hearing the General Fund Financial Updates at recent Littleton Public Schools board meetings, I am writing to urge voters to support 4C, the mill levy override. With … more

Letter to the editor: A shout-out for Sonya Ellingboe

A shout-out for Sonya Ellingboe As a longtime reader of the Independent, I am grateful that the paper still can find space for the Arts and Cultural articles by Sonya Ellingboe. Given all the grim … more

Letter to the editor:Champion a bipartisan representative

Response to a letter to the editor by Blair Johnson of Littleton (Littleton Independent, Sept. 3): Blair Johnson’s lack of research skills and obvious bias jumps out in his op-ed. (District 38) … more

Letter to the editor: RTD needs Edwards

RTD needs Edwards A lot of attention this November will focus on the presidential election. Even so, Highlands Ranch has a unique local election to consider and one of our neighbors is running to … more

Letter to the editor: Vote for paid leave

Vote for paid leave As the owner of a Littleton childcare center, I feel a deep calling to help our children get off to a good start in life. Yet, too many families in Colorado do not receive the … more

Letter to the editor: Craig Marshall Smith column was a keeper

Column was keeper I frequently want to write to thank Craig Marshall Smith for saying, so much better, what I think. Today is the day. When I read his column about driving in our current world I … more

Letter to the editor: Stand up for Littleton immigrant center

Stand up for immigrant center Last month my student passed her citizenship interview. It was one of the proudest moments of my life. We had been studying since November, when I signed up to be a … more

Letter to the editor: Ortiz will have our backs

Ortiz will have our backs You would think someone appointed to the state legislature would be gracious and eager to learn what's important to everyone in their district. In the case of Richard … more

Letter to the editor: Popular vote plan is empowering

Popular vote plan is empowering No matter which candidate I decide to support, I want my vote to count when I cast my ballot for president. But because of the way the Electoral College system works, … more

Letter to the editor: Compassion needed in president

Compassion needed in president Our upcoming presidential election has made me think about what I want to see in the president of the United States. I'd like to have a president in office who thinks … more

Letter to the editor: Silent Gardner should speak up

Silent Gardner should speak up Senator Cory Gardner has been rather noisy lately. Noisy about meeting with start-ups in Colorado Springs, health centers in Grand Junction (as he supports the lawsuit … more

Letter to the editor: Don’t cut off Littleton immigrant center

Don’t cut off immigrant center The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is planning to greatly increase the cost to immigrants applying for citizenship or for a green card (work permit). In … more

Letter to the editor: Add air quality to the fight

Add air quality to the fight The current fight for Black Lives Matter make it impossible to ignore systemic inequity in our communities. As part of this awakening we must also acknowledge that … more

Letter to the editor: Gardner's bipartisan bonafides

Gardner's bipartisan bonafides Most of us agree that our country is sorely needing more bipartisan, constructive dialogue and cooperation these days. Senator Cory Gardner embodies this much-needed … more

Letter to the editor: Place debt spotlight on colleges

Place debt spotlight on colleges Got a college loan you can’t pay because you can’t find a good enough job? Your beef should be with the college that you paid for your education, not the … more

Letter to the editor: Back troops, not Trump

Back troops, not Trump The greatest insult from Trump's actions to disrupt processing and delivery of the mail is that in so doing he is disenfranchising our troops. Never mind us here at home, our … more

Letter to the editor: Vote for Proposition 113

Vote for Proposition 113 Imagine: ● Presidential candidates campaigning and paying attention to ALL states, not just a handful of swing states! ● Republicans in California (or Colorado) and … more

Letter to the editor: Gardner is unfit to serve

Gardner is unfit to serve One would think by now that Sen. Cory Gardner would have admitted President Trump has been an abject failure in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. Asked by CNN for the … more
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