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Voter ID requirement is needed

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The recent Fifth Circuit Court opinion regarding voter ID laws is astounding in its disregard for the facts ("Court: Voter ID law discriminate…

Just keep your pants on

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In response to the editorial by Dave Mathews ("On some issues, there are no clear-cut answers," The Daily News, July 25): Alcohol is the most …

CVB is a major tourism asset

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One of the Park Board’s most important missions is promoting and generating tourism to Galveston, helping to drive the second largest economic…

How do we deal with domestic and foreign terrorists?

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In the 15 years since 9/11, a major component of U.S. policy and political dialogue has been trying to craft a plan about how to protect the c…

Volunteers needed for Settlement event

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The African-American Historic Preservation Committee, honoring the black cowboys and our four founding fathers of the 1867 Settlement, has pre…

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America now the 'home of cowards'

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In the column "Small giant speaks of big lesson" (The Daily News, July 10) Leonard Woolsey says, "We should never lose our motivation to under…

There was a fix in Clinton's email scandal

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Loretta Lynch claims the meeting with Bill Clinton was a chance encounter. She was on her way to Aspen, Colo., for a speaking engagement, so w…

'Foster child:' What do you think?

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Do you think of a child who has no family? Do you think of a child who has been abused or neglected by people who were supposed to love them a…

Chamber gearing up for Doolin Maritime Careers Camp

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The mission of the Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce, established in 1845, is to promote and advocate for business and community developm…

Park board's orientation sessions a good idea

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Galveston’s Park Board of Trustees will attempt something this week that other government entities should consider also doing.

Being a Sun reporter was never dull

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So the memories of the Sun, which I discussed last week, keep cropping up as former readers ring in.

Are we really different?

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We humans are made up of several parts. Cells come together and make tissues. Tissues come together and become organs. Organs come together in…

Letters to the Editor

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There was a fix in Clinton’s email scandal

On some issues, there are no clear-cut answers

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When it comes to major issues facing Americans, many people, if the truth be told, are not entrenched in extreme positions as they often are p…

The Republican Convention; a recap

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Last week, Republicans meet in Cleveland, Ohio, to conduct business, ratify a platform and formally nominate their candidate for the United St…

Judge Neves' comments were out of line

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I was riding in a police car as a young prosecutor. Lights were flashing. Sirens on. Adrenalin pumping including mine. It was exhilarating, sc…

Casino gambling will never happen in Texas

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In response to the Michael A. Smith's editorial ("Dog racing plan is just a stalling tactic," The Daily News, July 19): The state will never a…

Cruelty to greyhounds simply isn't true

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In response to the letter by Ben Blankenship ("Please don't support greyhound racing," The Daily News, July 19) where he's asking people to no…

Council's letter a more serious breach than mayor's alleged slur

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Many interesting questions exist around allegations surfacing last week that League City Mayor Pat Hallisey was overheard in May calling Counc…