Letters, Friday, Nov. 9
Listen to the voters
To the editor:
The American people have spoken in no uncertain terms by bestowing President Obama with an overwhelming 332-206 victory in the Electoral College and a second term in the Oval Office. But will intransigent Republicans ever listen?
Members of the House of Representatives are elected in 435 tiny slivers of the country, and none of these representatives – none – is elected by an entire state. Yet at every turn, top leaders of the GOP (Growing Obsolete Party) saw their home states endorse the policies and path of President Obama.
Did you get teary-eyed, John Boehner, when Obama claimed Ohio once again? Does it matter, Eric Cantor, that Obama once more had the winning appeal in your Virginia? Were you paying attention, Paul Ryan, when Obama performed the ...