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Washington wonders move too slow on Ebola

I would like to comment on the gutless politicians in Washington and a few in other states as well. This Ebola virus is a very dangerous virus…

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City using scare tactics to support safety levy

City Administrator Tina Volek said city officials can educate, but are precluded from recommending how people should vote. Is that why Todd Bu…

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Ceballos will be great Wyo. education leader

I'm celebrating my 21st year teaching Wyoming children middle school math, and for the first time in many years I'm excited about our opportun…

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Don't raise property taxes for public safety

OK, so here we go again — this time the powers that be want to dip into the property owners pockets under the guise of public safety. Only thi…

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Wheat has needed experience for Supreme Court

There’s not much one can add now to the debate about Wheat vs. VanDyke without being redundant. But here’s a couple thoughts:

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Don't print horrific details in crime story

The headline on the front page of the Oct. 17 local section, as well as the content of the article about a rape put me over the edge. There is…

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Unknown risks of e-cigarettes marketed to youth

A Gazette business section column in October touted the boom in vape shops in Billings selling electronic-vigarettes. RiverStone Health, as th…

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Shellnutt cares for the community

As a resident of Senate District 24, I am writing on behalf of Republican candidate Tonya Shellnutt.

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Permanent property tax levy isn't fair way to pay

The personal safety of our families and us is probably the single most important element of our daily existence. I know how important having g…

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Curtis' ties to IWW make Daines best choice

To anyone who missed Amanda Curtis' interview on PBS Thursday night, let me summarize it for you: Curtis and her husband are and have been inv…

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Woerner will represent Laurel well in Helena

Everybody knows Laurel is a railroad and refinery town, built by immigrants. Hard work is our stock in trade and it is what we expect and resp…

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Don't vote for Steve Daines

Steve Daines is not a friend of workers, sportsman, women and just about anyone who is not a millionaire. Daines worked in China from 1991 to …

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Zinke's ties to California an issue

Home is where the heart is and I have read that Ryan Zinke has a home in California. His wife, Lolita, is listed in the white pages as residin…

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Daines would be a disaster for middle class

Daines’ stand on abortion: illegal in almost all cases, including rape. On birth control: supported "Life at Conception Act" that could potent…

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Vote Lewis, Curtis to save Social Security

Vote on Nov. 4 to save Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid and the U.S. Postal Service. We can do this by refusing to send any more Republican…

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Gazette mischaracterizes Daines' record

The Gazette opinion says: "Montana will benefit from having a businessman in the U.S. Senate." "Daines started his House term with a string of…

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What will Zinke do about health care?

All I know about Ryan Zinke is that he served in the military and he will repeal Obomacare. I know nothing else about his positions on the myr…

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Thankful political campaign season almost over

"Election season" is trying and requires a lot of patience as any other season (Halloween, Thanksgiving with relatives, Christmas) and it is a…

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Red-blooded Americans can't vote for Curtis

Any red-blooded American who knows the political DNA of Amanda Curtis couldn't vote for her even with a clothes pin on their nose! She has clo…

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Blame both political parties for failures

In response to "Conservatives responsible for tanking U.S. economy” (Oct. 17 letter), people who still don't think that both parties are simpl…

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