Letters to the Editor

Barletta will defend our freedoms in US Senate

To the editor: Lou Barletta is the only candidate in the race for U.S. Senate who deserves to represent the people of Pennsylvania. Barletta supports the rule of law and the Constitution, which is why I will support him on Nov. 6. As a gun owner, I understand how important the Second ...

Nanes will fight for our area’s working families

To the editor: I am supporting Ezra Nanes on Nov. 6 for State Senate because he is the candidate that will fight for our working families. I was a certified nursing assistant for 19 years and saw first hand many of the problems associated with the industry. I know that Ezra is dedicated to ...

Hershey’s values won’t be lost in Harrisburg ‘swamp’

To the editor: I first met John Hershey when he came and knocked on my door in rural Bratton Township. I was impressed that he immediately took the time to listen to my concerns for the district, rather than telling me his platform and what he believed. As signs began to pop up in my ...

Ezra Nanes is right choice for our next state senator

To the editor: Mifflin and Juniata counties are in need of a bold new vision for growth. Ezra Nanes has the vision, compassion, and expertise for our counties. Ezra is a businessman from State College. He knows that the opportunity in our region is connecting workers to the jobs that are ...

Elizabeth Book will represent us, not lobbyists

To the editor: With the mid-term elections coming up, I will not be voting straight party line. People Over Party is not just a comment. Read it again and think about it. For those who do not know me, I have been involved in Republican politics for over 30 years. America has changed since my ...

John Hershey understands what matters most to us

To the editor: It has often been said that youthfulness is a vice when it comes to stepping up to the plate and running for office. In some circumstances, that may be warranted, but in the case of John Hershey, nothing could be more further from the truth. I know this because, not long ago, ...

Which political party is less bad for America?

To the editor: Who shall I vote for? Oh. Excuse me. For whom shall I vote? The politically-astute Democrats or the politically-naive Republicans? I’m referring to federal-level politicians. Let me see. I don’t think the Constitution and its meaning should be changed without the amendment ...

Hershey is person we need serving us in Harrisburg

To the editor: I am asking for your vote on Nov. 6 for John Hershey. He will be No. 1 on your ballot for the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in the 82nd District. I support John Hershey for the following reasons: I have been acquainted with the Hershey family for several years and ...

McCracken, Nanes are right choices for our communities

To the editor: I live in the small, close-knit community of Belleville in Mifflin County. Belleville is one of many small towns in our region — full of potential but forgotten by the modern economy. I am supporting Ezra Nanes for state Senate in the 34th and Erin McCracken for state ...

Hershey will be great friend to 82nd District

To the editor: “John Hershey is third GOP candidate for 82nd District seat in PA House,” read the newspaper Feb. 9 as I waited for my spotlight in that same newspaper. He was one step ahead. As I began to collect signatures, I would frequently hear “We have already signed John ...