Door County Daily News Opinion 20 Latest Opinion Articles 2014-12-20T10:32:04Z Letter To The Editor - Felhofer On UW Tuition <a href=";id=152033" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>On 11/5/2014 the DCA printed a column authored by the president of something called the "Wisconsin Technology Council;" the gist of which was that due to the current tuition freeze, UW-Madison tuitions are relatively cheap compared to its peers, that... Tom Felhofer 2014-11-13T13:00:00Z Letter To The Editor - Felhofer On Mary Burke <a href=";id=150398" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Mary Burke says the story that she was fired from her job at her family-owned business is "ridiculous." &nbsp; The real truth as to why she left, she says, was that her job was eliminated during a reorganization. &nbsp; Well, I guess that for sur... Tom Felhofer 2014-11-01T11:00:00Z Letter To The Editor - Vote For Burke For Governor <a href=";id=150318" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> I am an almost lifelong resident of Wisconsin, have a love of Door County, and am fortunate to have a condo in Fish Creek.&nbsp; As a result of my contributions to the United Way of Door County, I receive their statistical information on the number... Rosemary E. Gall 2014-10-31T15:00:00Z Friday 5 p.m. Deadline For Election-Related Letters Letters regarding the November 4th Election must be received before 5:00 p.m. Friday, October 31st to be considered for posting.&nbsp; 2014-10-27T16:00:00Z Letter To The Editor - Majeski Treasurer Examines Campaign Donations <a href=";id=150176" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Citizens of Door and Kewaunee County, As Joe Majeski's campaign treasurer, I recently reviewed the candidate financial reports since July 29th, which can be reviewed online through the Government Accountability Board. It was great to see all the fin... Patrick Veeser 2014-10-30T15:00:00Z Letter To The Editor - Story About Alternatives To Vaccination "Irresponsible" <a href=";id=150013" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>I felt the section about whooping cough this morning (10/26) on DoorCountyDailyNews was irresponsible.&nbsp; Please consider asking a physician or a nurse to present an alternate point of view.&nbsp; As a small child perhaps about six or seven years ... Adele Douglass 2014-10-29T13:00:00Z Letter To The Editor - Majeski Called Out For Picketing <a href=";id=149848" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Door County Advocate reported on 10/25/2014 that District 1 State Assembly candidate&nbsp;Joe Majeski joined the union picketing in front of Bay Shipbuilding in Sturgeon Bay on 10/23. &nbsp; Mr. Majeski presents himself as a candidate that will... Tom Felhofer 2014-10-28T13:00:00Z Letter To The Editor - Kudick Supports Majeski <a href=";id=149725" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>To &ldquo;undecided voters&rdquo; of the 1st Assembly District: a fundamental question to help decide if and for whom you will vote: Do you want civility and collaboration and cooperation to be your Assembly Representative&rsquo;s work ethic and styl... Wayne Kudick 2014-10-27T18:00:00Z Letter To The Editor - Felhofer Backs Walker <a href=";id=149706" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>It's time to choose! &nbsp; Who do we want&nbsp;to lead our state? How about an energetic&nbsp;self-made man who earned everything he has. A man who balanced the state&nbsp;budget. A man who paid our debt to Minnesota. A man who lowered taxes. A ma... Tom Felhofer 2014-10-27T16:00:00Z Letter To The Editor - Anderson Urges Support For Kitchens In Assembly Race <a href=";id=149313" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>I would like to encourage voters in Door and Kewaunee counties to support Joel Kitchens for the Wisconsin Assembly on November 4th. In my opinion, Joel&rsquo;s leadership qualities and the ability to find consensus among persons with differing opinio... Fred Anderson 2014-10-23T21:00:00Z Letter To The Editor - Door County League Of Women Voters Supports Southern Door Referendum <a href=";id=149089" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Door County League of Women Voters urges residents of the Southern Door School District to support their school&rsquo;s educational programs in the upcoming school referendum. Since 1993 the state has instituted revenue caps, limiting how much a... Sandy Brown 2014-10-22T15:00:00Z Letter To The Editor - Hutchison Supports Kitchens In Assembly Contest <a href=";id=148942" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&ldquo;Likable:&rdquo; easy to like&hellip;having pleasant or appealing qualities. Having qualities that bring about a favorable regard: pleasant, agreeable. Source: Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary. When I tried to think of one word to describe Jo... Dave Hutchison 2014-10-21T19:00:00Z Letter To The Editor - Sevastopol Alumni And Families - One Of Your Own <a href=";id=148915" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&ldquo;&hellip;and, as always, have a safe ride home.&rdquo;&nbsp; If those words ring a bell, you are one of the thousands of students who were educated at Sevastopol over the last 24 years.&nbsp; &ldquo;Have a safe ride home&rdquo; was how Principa... Joan Mosgaller and Dan Powers 2014-10-21T15:00:00Z Letter To The Editor - Sturgeon Bay Mayor Supports Kitchens In Assembly Race <a href=";id=148854" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>As Mayor of Sturgeon Bay, I have seen the great things that can happen when government acts as an ally in helping businesses grow and create jobs. Our City Council and City Administrator have taken this cooperative attitude in recent years and the pa... Thad Birmingham 2014-10-21T05:00:00Z Letter To The Editor - Kitchens Would Be Strong For Environment <a href=";id=148715" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> I am writing in response to the recent letter speculating that, because he is a large animal veterinarian, Joel Kitchens would favor weak environmental laws.&nbsp; The writer obviously does not know Joel Kitchens.&nbsp; I have known Joel for many y... Robert H. Hoover 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z Letter To The Editor - Kuhns Supports Joe Majeski <a href=";id=148713" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Joe Majeski is running for the Wisconsin State Assembly representing the 1st District.&nbsp; Joe Majeski is the person we need for this seat to represent this important part of Wisconsin. I have known Joe for many years, and have great respect for hi... Roger Kuhns 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z Letter To The Editor: Next Governor? <a href=";id=148504" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>People think politicians are just people who only work to enhance their self image and do anything to get backing money to keep their jobs. Look at the person who with the very RICH backers took away the basic union rights of all public worters excep... Ken Karwowski 2014-10-17T21:00:00Z Letter To The Editor: Sternard for Door County Sheriff <a href=";id=147795" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Dear Door County Residents: I am responding to the letter written by Richard Woldt in Wednesday&rsquo;s Advocate in support of Steve Delarwelle.&nbsp; This letter is in support of Lt. Tammy Sternard. While Steve is the &ldquo;weapon&rsquo;s armorer... Sherry Sommers 2014-10-13T05:00:00Z Letter to the Editor: Majeski Will Protect Our Water <a href=";id=147794" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Dear Editor, Joe Majeski, is running for 1st assembly. His integrity, ability to find compromise, and commitment to do what's right are well established in our community. Joe Majeski clearly understands both sides of the conflict between highly prof... Mitch Leavitt 2014-10-13T16:00:00Z Letters To The Editor: Unions Not In The Public Interest For State Employees <a href=";id=147687" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Is it in the public interest that state employees be unionized? &nbsp; It's a question that I would like both candidates for the 1st&nbsp;Wisconsin Assembly District&nbsp;to answer. &nbsp; I fear, however,&nbsp;that Joe Majeski, the long-time&nbs... Tom Felhofer 2014-10-13T05:00:00Z