Letters to editor

September 1, 2010

Letter implores Obama to support coastal restoration along Gulf Coast region

Dear President Obama, We, the undersigned, come together as a broad coalition of elected representatives, community leaders and stakeholders with a common vision for creating a […]
September 15, 2010

State senator defends initial reaction to moratorium-ending resolution

Dear Editor: Under stress, we as human beings sometimes say things we don’t mean. I did just that following the BP explosion and oil spill. It […]
September 15, 2010

Backseat buckling saving lives, but number still a cause for concern

Dear Editor: A recent survey conducted for the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission showed that 58 percent of backseat vehicle passengers over 13 years old in our […]
September 22, 2010

Good judges matter, and so does your vote

Dear Editor, Too often voters tend to skip the races they know the least about – usually judicial ones. But, as the Oct. 2nd elections approach, […]