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Tempering our rights with common sense
April 18, 2018 – 12:24 am | No Comment
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Editor: Nearly 140 years ago, Virgil Earp was the marshal in Tombstone, Arizona Territory.

Democratic Party officials set the record straight
April 17, 2018 – 12:06 am | No Comment
Democratic Party officials set the record straight | Test

Editor: The Oconee County Democratic Party appreciates Greg Oliver’s thoughtful article in Saturday’s issue of The Journal, “Email to school employees refuted.”

The art of the deal
April 12, 2018 – 12:10 am | No Comment
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Editor: Let me begin by congratulating Steve Mudge and Leighton Cubbage — two men who truly understand the art of the deal.

Immature representation in Congress?
April 11, 2018 – 12:51 am | No Comment
Immature representation in Congress? | Test

Editor: In today’s Journal: Lawmakers concerned about possibility of federal government confiscating guns; a bill introduced by three Republican representatives allowing lawmakers to debate seceding from the United States if the federal government confiscates our guns.

Caring for canines
April 11, 2018 – 12:50 am | No Comment
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Editor: In January 2018, we adopted a wonderful dog from the Oconee County Humane Society shelter on U.S. Highway 123 in Seneca.

Will SC Senate fix obstructive legislators?
April 10, 2018 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Will SC Senate fix obstructive legislators? | Test

Recently, Sen. Senn (Charleston) called out Sen. Malloy (Hartsville) for vote trading.

Inadvertent fraud through Medicare
April 6, 2018 – 12:23 am | No Comment
Inadvertent fraud through Medicare | Test

At least once a day I receive a call from an individual that claims to be with Medicare.

A bully and a hypocrite
April 5, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
A bully and a hypocrite | Test

So the new object of the “Trump Bullying Pulpit” is Amazon, and more specifically Jeff Bezos.

A good reason to vote out Duncan
April 5, 2018 – 12:25 am | No Comment
A good reason to vote out Duncan | Test

As a newcomer to South Carolina, the first thing I did was register to vote. I subscribed to three newspapers and began to try to get an understanding of those who represent me.

Overlapping defenses
April 4, 2018 – 12:22 am | No Comment
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Editor: I would like to take this opportunity, as a third-party candidate, to respond to Jeff Duncan’s proposals regarding school shootings.

Tax bill doesn’t help lower, middle classes
April 4, 2018 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Tax bill doesn’t help lower, middle classes | Test

Editor: Rep. Jeff Duncan (R) came to Keowee Key in Salem on March 29, purportedly to describe how the new tax bill would help the middle class.

Buyer beware
April 3, 2018 – 12:09 am | No Comment
Buyer beware | Test

Editor: Great article by The Journal regarding the impact on Oconee jobs with Trump’s new steel tariffs. No surprise. Trump does “tell it like it is.”

Pass this bill so we can see what’s in it! Again?
March 29, 2018 – 12:57 am | No Comment
Pass this bill so we can see what’s in it! Again? | Test

Editor: The infamous statement made by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi when our Congress was controlled by the Democrat Party.

Guns are not the problem
March 28, 2018 – 12:38 am | No Comment
Guns are not the problem | Test

Editor: Instead of looking at guns as the problem, we should examine the commonalities of the shooters.