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  • Quick-draw critics

    Feb. 15, 2009 in Letters How many days went by before Charles Krauthammer challenged the Bush/Cheney administration? I’ll bet it was more than 19. Probably 1,900. Yet here he is raising the issue of fear-mongering, …

  • Send in the auditors

    Feb. 15, 2009 in Letters Three items in Wednesday’s (Feb. 4) paper caught my attention: Three Cabinet appointees made large errors (cheated?) on their income taxes, paying far less than they rightfully owed; Wall Street …

  • Stop crying ‘tax break’

    Feb. 15, 2009 in Letters I can’t believe it. House and Senate Republicans are still crying “tax break.” They seem to believe the cure for everything except the common cold is a tax break.

  • Tax bill should drop

    Feb. 15, 2009 in Letters Home values are rapidly dropping; many of our citizens are losing their jobs. Everyone is having to tighten their belts and are looking for ways to cut back.

  • Architecture students suffer

    Feb. 15, 2009 in Letters As a student in the Architectural Technology program at Spokane Community College, I’m writing to express my extreme dislike of Washington House Bill 1634 and Senate Bill 5529. These two …

  • Homebuilder complaints rare

    Feb. 15, 2009 in Letters Thank you for your editorial on “unnecessary” statutory home warranties (Feb. 6); your opinion was spot on.

  • Mager waved caution flag

    Feb. 15, 2009 in Letters In 1988, I was petitioning in Riverfront Park. That day, the Spokane Grand Prix was running deafening circles around the downtown. I met then-Mayor Vicki McNeil there and loudly asked …

  • GOP already got its cut

    Feb. 15, 2009 in Letters Why are Republicans crying about the economic stimulus bill? They are largely responsible for the current mess with their agenda of borrowing for tax cuts and stopping government oversight. So …

  • Go after tax cheats

    Feb. 15, 2009 in Letters Wealthy people don’t make “mistakes” on their income tax. They have highly paid experts do the tax report for them who don’t make mistakes or they won’t be highly paid …

  • Do Six Sigma right

    Feb. 15, 2009 in Letters I use Six Sigma methodology in project management and database system design; it is a useful methodology, and so the article about the Six Sigma training caught my attention (Feb. …