Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Here’s a humanitarian challenge for developers

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if one of our prominent developers said to himself, Self, why don’t we take a vacation from making money by the boatload and do something truly exemplary, something blatantly altruistic for the nice people of Manatee County, where we have made a whopping glob of money?

Letters to the Editor

Vote ‘no’ on limiting oil-gas regulations

The U.S. House approved a Congressional Review Act resolution that ultimately nullified a pollution regulation for oil and gas drillers, which goes against the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s methane venting and flaring rule. This resolution will soon reach the Senate, and I urge senators to vote against this harmful legislation.

Letters to the Editor

United comment criticized as ‘racist’

In response to Mr. Ernest Sollar’s letter to the editor regarding his damaged luggage, I empathize with your situation. It must have been very frustrating. But I fail to see any relevance to your comment about United Airline’s costumer service agent having a “south Asian” accent. Did that have anything to do with your situation? Would it have been better if the rep had a “Midwestern white accent” or “Southeastern black” accent?

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Palmetto moves to build affordable housng

The Palmetto CRA will build and own its first mixed use housing and commercial development in downtown.
Mark Young Bradenton Herald
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