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Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor
  • State of the Union speech highlights President Barack Obama: "Today in America, a teacher spent extra time with a student who needed it, and did her part to lift America's graduation rate to its highest level in more than three decades. An entrepreneur flipped on the lights in her tech

    January 30, 2014

  • Raise minimum wage? The Daily Iowegian will publish an Editorial Question of the Week on the Opinion page. The Iowegian wants readers to think about President Barack Obama's announcement in the State of the Union address Tuesday night that the federal minimum wage shoul

    January 30, 2014

  • State Sen. Rozenboom reports Jan. 24 Hi Daily Iowegian! State budget work began Wednesday, Jan. 22 in the Iowa Senate. As this process gets underway, Senate Republicans are united in protecting Iowa taxpayers. Last year I joined my fellow Senate Republicans in voting against every budge

    January 28, 2014

  • Sheets Snapshot: Session is underway Dear Friends, The first week of the session was filled with pomp and circumstance. The representatives all settled in on the first day, renewed friendships and got their desks back in order. Tuesday in the first week the House hosted the Senators and

    January 28, 2014

  • Report card is for 113th Congress As the first session of the 113th Congress ends, year-end per formance reviews are under way. Public opinion of Washington is remarkably low. The mismanaged roll out of the federal health insurance website and broken promises from the president have

    January 28, 2014

  • Pot is less harmful than alcohol? The Daily Iowegian will publish an Editorial Question of the Week on the Opinion page. The Iowegian wants readers to think about the recent assertion made by President Barack Obama that marijuana is less dangerous than alcohol when it comes to how it

    January 23, 2014

  • My New Year's resolution? Prevent cervical cancer As a busy woman, my health and wellness makes it to the top of my priority list only at the beginning of the year when I'm thinking about my new year's resolutions. The new year offers a fresh start to make healthier lifestyle choices and focus on ho

    January 23, 2014

  • 2014 legislative session underway Legislators made great strides in the areas of property tax, education reform and healthcare during the 2013 session. Lawmakers kicked off the 2014 Legislative session Monday, Jan. 20 and it is important to look forward. We must continue to build upo

    January 23, 2014

  • What does the Federal Reserve do? Q:What does the Federal Reserve do? A: The Fed was created to stem fault lines in the financial system that many argued bred depositor runs, interest rate spikes and market speculation in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The case was made in C

    January 21, 2014

  • Yes, Virginia, there is a liberal press Chris Christie knew. So did Barack Obama and Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe. All have been described by insiders as top-down leaders running a tightly controlled office. Conservatives realize the New Jersey governor had to know the alleged "traffic st

    January 21, 2014

  • In Iowa's Interest: January brings historic health care benefits and protections Ringing in the new year took on a new meaning in 2014 as our nation welcomed a new day in affordable, quality health care for all Americans. On Jan. 1, historic provisions of the Affordable Care Act took effect, ensuring that no American can be denie

    January 16, 2014

  • 'Sheets Snapshot' looks back, forward to 2014 Hello friends! I am sitting at my desk preparing for the start of session on Jan. 13 and reflecting on the activities of last year. I learned the value of the staff in helping me understand so many issues quickly. I learned who the statesmen were and

    January 16, 2014

  • Superintendent talks about recent fire Superintendent talks about recent fire Dear Centerville Community School Patrons and Editor, This letter is to inform the public about the fire at the Centerville High School on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. The top priority of the Centerville Community Sc

    January 16, 2014

  • Extend unemployment? The Daily Iowegian will publish an Editorial Question of the Week on the Opinion page. The Iowegian wants readers to think about the proposed extension of unemployment benefits for up to 1.3 million Americans. Are you one of those 1.3 million and you

    January 16, 2014

  • Special assessments? The Daily Iowegian will publish an Editorial Question of the Week on the Opinion page. The Iowegian wants readers to think about how the city helps pay for street paving projects, like the one coming up -- East and West State streets and North 10th S

    January 10, 2014

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The Iowegian wants readers to think about rental permit fees. The Centerville City Council has conducted two working sessions and a third one is planned in order to get a feel for the public's appetite about raising rental permit fees from charging a landlord $25 every two years to charging a certain amount per rental unit per year. So, the question of the week is, "Are you in favor of Centerville increasing rental permit fees?"

A. I'm in favor.
B. I'm not in favor.
C. I'm not sure.
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