Letters to the Editor

The facts always matter

The facts always matter

It’s also disappointing that Mr. Roegner continually uses this as a mark against the city.

  • Jan 13, 2020
The facts always matter
Dismayed at letter regarding LGBTQ

Dismayed at letter regarding LGBTQ

As a mother and a grandmother I am proud to love my children unconditionally and support their own decisions about their sexuality.

  • Dec 31, 2019
Dismayed at letter regarding LGBTQ
Campaign finance reform needed, and no more gerrymandering

Campaign finance reform needed, and no more gerrymandering

Many of us have cheated on our taxes, left work a little early, justified taking something at work.

  • Dec 23, 2019
Campaign finance reform needed, and no more gerrymandering
Pride signals unconditional acceptance of everyone

Pride signals unconditional acceptance of everyone

Recognize that humans come in a variety of shapes and forms, rather than some cookie-cutter ideal set forth 2,000 years ago by white male patriarchs.

  • Dec 22, 2019
Pride signals unconditional acceptance of everyone
Cramming ‘perverted values’ onto whole society

Cramming ‘perverted values’ onto whole society

Does the rainbow flag represent a tiny minority with a laser beam focus on grooming the next generation?

  • Dec 21, 2019
Cramming ‘perverted values’ onto whole society
The meaning behind the pride flag

The meaning behind the pride flag

The pride flag is a symbol for people to come together after dozens are murdered at a gay nightclub and other hate crimes that happen on a regular basis.

  • Dec 20, 2019
The meaning behind the pride flag
When the Battle of the Bulge ended and my warm shoes arrived

When the Battle of the Bulge ended and my warm shoes arrived

Besides the hazards of war, the weather was also bad. It was cold and we were not prepared.

  • Dec 19, 2019
When the Battle of the Bulge ended and my warm shoes arrived
Giving back through giving trees this holiday season

Giving back through giving trees this holiday season

There is a giving tree at City Hall with names of residents at Avalon Care Center.

  • Dec 14, 2019
Giving back through giving trees this holiday season
City, state, national flags are all that are needed at City Hall

City, state, national flags are all that are needed at City Hall

We have the duty and responsibility to unite our people and support the American traditions and values we all hold so dear as one people.

  • Dec 13, 2019
City, state, national flags are all that are needed at City Hall
Take control of Big Pharma

Take control of Big Pharma

It’s time to put people before dollars.

  • Nov 26, 2019
Take control of Big Pharma
Urge Federal Way to continue marijuana ban

Urge Federal Way to continue marijuana ban

Fortunately for all, the people have once again made the right decision.

  • Nov 25, 2019
Urge Federal Way to continue marijuana ban
Warren’s veterans’ services proposal something I can support

Warren’s veterans’ services proposal something I can support

It is the most comprehensive plan for supporting veterans and military families that I have heard in a very long time.

  • Nov 14, 2019
Warren’s veterans’ services proposal something I can support
Federal Way should maintain baseball fields

Federal Way should maintain baseball fields

Making it better for our youth to participate in this great sport is very valuable and doesn’t require a large commitment on the community’s part.

  • Nov 10, 2019
Federal Way should maintain baseball fields
LGBTQ+ population must become visible in Federal Way

LGBTQ+ population must become visible in Federal Way

Federal Way still remains a desert for LGBTQ+ support services.

  • Nov 9, 2019
LGBTQ+ population must become visible in Federal Way
Jamila Taylor would bring extremely valuable qualities to council

Jamila Taylor would bring extremely valuable qualities to council

As a lead attorney, Taylor is uniquely qualified to see all sides when it comes to the city’s police and courts.

  • Nov 4, 2019
Jamila Taylor would bring extremely valuable qualities to council
Linda Kochmar’s work is not yet done

Linda Kochmar’s work is not yet done

Linda has enriched the city of Federal Way with accomplishments and dedication to community that nobody could equal.

  • Nov 4, 2019
Linda Kochmar’s work is not yet done
Grandchildren would grow up in community that puts stamp of acceptance on marijuana use

Grandchildren would grow up in community that puts stamp of acceptance on marijuana use

Is there any amount of tax revenue that makes up for that? Vote no on Prop 1.

  • Nov 4, 2019
Grandchildren would grow up in community that puts stamp of acceptance on marijuana use
Don’t be led down a rabbit-hole of misinformation

Don’t be led down a rabbit-hole of misinformation

Having a cannabis dispensary here in my city would make it so much easier for me to access my medication.

  • Nov 4, 2019
Don’t be led down a rabbit-hole of misinformation
Cannabis helps those with chronic diseases

Cannabis helps those with chronic diseases

Cannabis is regulated by the Liquor and Cannabis Board, and is helping many people with chronic diseases.

  • Nov 2, 2019
Cannabis helps those with chronic diseases
Take back America and vote

Take back America and vote

We are losing our republic through our own fault.

  • Nov 2, 2019
Take back America and vote