To the Contrary

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  • TO THE CONTRARY

    What’s the interest of government in marriage?

    “Marriage: The act of uniting a man and a woman for life … Marriage was instituted by God Himself for the purpose of preventing the promiscuous intercourse of the sexes, for promoting domestic felicity, and for securing the maintenance and education of children.” – Noah...

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    Immigration reform sensible for many reasons

    U.S. Rep Mick Mulvaney, R-S.C., who represents the 5th congressional district that includes York, Chester and Lancaster counties, recently has received some strong criticism regarding his inclination to talk about and support reforms to our immigration system. Immigration reform isn’t a Democratic...

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    What do people see in Hillary Clinton?

    In light of Benghazi, I do not believe Hillary has what it takes to do the job to keep our country safe.

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    York County Council shouldn’t have rejected HUD money

    I am disappointed to read of the York County County Council’s vote not to join the regional consortium which would lead to receiving federal grant money intended to help housing communities in western York County.

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    Offshore drilling would benefit South Carolina

    I support a sensible approach to offshore drilling and so do most of the businesses I represent. We believe our state's tourism industry and offshore energy exploration can effectively co-exist, benefiting our state for many decades to come.

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    Different paving rules for different roads

    There are four types of roads in York County. They each are unique and have differing rules, regulations and funding options.

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    Rock Hill should build a nature museum

    I have suggested a museum concentrating on the animals and environments that are indigenous to the Catawba River Valley. I believe that such a facility could be put in place at the now-developing Riverwalk Park.

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    Take a closer look at Obamacare

    What is the Affordable Care Act really about? On March 15 Frank Knapp with the Small Business Chamber of Commerce in Columbia wrote a “To the Contrary” article that requires further clarification by someone who can address his article so readers have an opportunity to understand the...

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    Stimulus won't work

    In James Werrell's Feb. 13 column, "Look who hates the federal stimulus bill," the only one needing tarred and feathered is Werrell and the majority of "journalists" who write this same garbage. What about President Obama's promises? Where is this transparent government? Where is the five-day review...

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    Art helps fuel economy -- and much more

    The recent Herald editorials on public art were disappointing in several respects. As an artist who has received public money for various projects and who has completed several large-scale permanent installations, I can assure the general public that this is not a line of secure work from which ...

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