The Minnesota Daily

Letter to the Editor: Tobacco 21 bills in Legislature deserve our support

Letter to the Editor
March 4, 2019

With all the deserved attention that Tobacco 21 has gotten, there are other anti-tobacco bills being considered at the Legislature that are worth our support. Bill HF 350, which would provide funding for...

Letter to the editor: editorial mischaracterized UMN presidential search

Letter to the Editor
December 10, 2018

“Board of Regents decision to select one Presidential finalist is a mistake” editorial mischaracterized certain facts and missed the mark. Despite the piece offering commendation to the Board “for...

Letter to the Editor: The Boundary Waters is doomed

Letter to the Editor
November 5, 2018

The Boundary Waters Canoe Area of northern Minnesota is one of the last untouched natural beauties in the world. The BWCA is the premier destination for people to get away from the concrete jungle that...

Letter to the Editor: Minnesotans have the chance to choose a Governor who will be a champion of women’s healthcare

Letter to the Editor
November 5, 2018

This week, gubernatorial candidate Jeff Johnson confirmed what he has been trying to hide about his plans for women’s health. He pledged to sign a bill to “defund” Planned Parenthood if he becomes...

Letter to the Editor: Remember that light will dispel the dark

Letter to the Editor
November 1, 2018

Our hearts are shattered by the heinous and horrific attack on our brothers and sisters in Pittsburgh. We mourn the 11 holy souls who were so cruelly torn from our midst, pray to God to provide strength...

Letter to the Editor: Vote for third-party candidate Paula Overby for U.S. Senate

Letter to the Editor
October 29, 2018

In the uncertain times of the Trump Presidency, there is only one truth: the American people want a third party. In 2016, no presidential candidate received a clear electoral victory in Minnesota; Hillary...

Letter to the Editor: The gray-haired gopher

Letter to the Editor
October 15, 2018

It was almost serendipitous that I stumbled upon the Senior Citizen Education Program. There it was in an article about great education benefits for us older people. It doesn’t take much to explain SCEP:...

Letter to the Editor: Don’t punish pain

Letter to the Editor
October 15, 2018

Few would argue the need for a solution to end the drug abuse and addiction that ravage our communities. But as lawmakers consider necessary legislative action, they must not forget their constituents...

Letter to the Editor: West Bank “improvement district” sets forth misconceptions

Letter to the Editor
October 11, 2018

The Oct. 8 article, "West Bank liaisons could improve security and livability of neighborhood," sets forth some misconceptions. Establishment of an "improvement district" would not require "support...

Letter to the Editor: On the minimum wage

Letter to the Editor
October 8, 2018

Recently, there has been a push for a raise in student wages from the state minimum of $9.65 per hour to the current Minneapolis minimum of $11.25 per hour. Proponents claim this is justified out of student...