Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

No one should die because he can’t afford insurance

Well, here we go again. I had thought I had said it all in my letter in January. However, I guess I should have known better. As you may or may not recall, I spoke of the “golden years” not being anywhere close to golden, as it’s more expensive to live now than ever before since we are not only taxed on our Social Security we earned through the years, but our health insurance rises from $52.37 per month to $415 per month. So, our money goes right back to the federal government. That is the last place it should go. We are the ones who should make the decision.

Letters to the Editor

U.S. must help China corral North Korea

President Trump has pointed out the strong linkage between China and North Korea, and he correctly assumes China can influence North Korea's weapons development program. We must work with China on resolving this situation, and also on the Chinese encroachment in the South China Sea and the trade deficit imbalance.

Letters to the Editor

Trump and God

Donald Trump celebrated Easter in an Episcopal church in Palm Beach, Fla., where he gave a thumbs-up sign to the congregants before taking his seat in a pew near the front. His appearance on the major Christian holiday was another data point in an ongoing debate about whether the president is a true believer or merely signaling religiosity to appease his base.

Letters to the Editor

Myrtle Beach full of generous souls

The Myrtle Beach Lions Club recently completed our eighth annual Charity Luncheon and Silent Auction at Carrabbas Italian Grille, Myrtle Beach. This event is a major fundraiser for our club, and 100 percent of the money raised goes back into the community in the form of eye glasses and hearing aids for needy children and adults; high school scholarships; support for the Grand Strand Miracle League; and other worthwhile projects.

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