Arrow-right Camera
Go to e-Edition Sign up for newsletters Customer service
Subscribe now
Opinion >  Letters

Mueller a gift

Dear Santa, thank you for Robert Mueller!

In my long, long life, I’ve only worried about the survival of our Democracy a few times.

The first time was during the Great Depression when we were bankrupt as a nation and so vulnerable.

Next came World War II. The first two years when we were losing the war was frightening.

Then came the Cuban Missile Crisis. Thank God for the judgment and intelligence of John Kennedy!

I haven’t worried seriously until now. Trump has appointed Cabinet secretaries who have oppressed the departments they now head. Plus they are not qualified to head them. These departments allow our government to function as efficiently as possible.

Trump has pushed a tax plan that robs from the middle class and goes to the already rich and corporations.

Trump has played footsies with Russian billionaires who encourage monopolies and cartels. He’s rapidly pushing us into an oligarchy that only benefits the wealthy.

So Robert Mueller, now we really do have a swamp to drain. Drain it and save our democracy.

As an incorruptible, dedicated patriot with the eyes of an eagle, Robert Mueller makes me proud to be an American.

Sally Jackson

Spokane



Letters policy

The Spokesman-Review invites original letters on topics of public interest. Your letter must adhere to the following rules:

  • No more than 250 words
  • We reserve the right to reject letters that are not factually correct, racist or are written with malice.
  • We cannot accept more than one letter a month from the same writer.
  • With each letter, include your daytime phone number and street address.
  • The Spokesman-Review retains the nonexclusive right to archive and re-publish any material submitted for publication.
Unfortunately, we don’t have space to publish all letters received, nor are we able to acknowledge their receipt.
Click here to learn more.

Submit letters using any of the following:

Our online form

Mail: Letters to the Editor
The Spokesman-Review
999 W. Riverside Ave.
Spokane, WA 99201

Email: editor@spokesman.com
Fax: (509) 459-3815
Questions?: (509) 459-5430