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

5th District deserves better

Cathy McMorris Rodgers claims it is “her mission to restore trust and confidence in representative government and the rule of law…,” but her support of Texas’ lawsuit to dismiss election results in key battleground states has damaged that trust.

Worse yet, her backing of this bogus lawsuit, especially when there has been no evidence of widespread election fraud, is a direct attack on democracy. McMorris Rodgers says that the Texas lawsuit is about the Supreme Court answering people’s questions regarding the election and its results when it is really about overturning Biden’s presidential win.

McMorris Rodgers and her GOP cronies, who refuse to accept that Biden won the election, are eroding the fundamental democratic principle of free and fair elections. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, your constituents of Washington’s 5th Congressional District deserve better than that.

Tricia Leahy-Charles

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