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In response to the editorial by Michael A. Smith ("Dems' flight over voting bills also political theater," The Daily News, July 17-18): Congratulations, and thank you for what I think was a very objective and straightforward approach to the voting bills issue. While I'm not sure we want to d…

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Several people report they know individuals who tested positive for COVID, even though they were fully vaccinated. Reports like this constitute anecdotal data. However, COVID cases are up 97 percent. Texas is one of 34 states where COVID cases have risen over 50 percent.

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Wow! I went on a fantastic trip to Austin’s Capitol to protest voter suppression. My first protest at the Capitol was when I was 17 years old, but this gathering by far, 53 years later, represents current critical theories in Texas history. Today, we were many different people. We come from …

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Currently, the behavior of Gov. Greg Abbott and Texas Republicans mimic the injustices of Trump and Congress regarding voter suppression. Texas' attempts to reduce minority voting via suppression are blatant and ignore some basic principles of our democracy — “establish justice, ensure domes…

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While Democrats constantly talk about democracy, all they do is run from it. The latest example being Democrats leaving the state so a vote can’t be held on election integrity. Just six months ago, I thought unarmed, middle-aged men and grandmas mostly taking selfies almost ended democracy —…

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By inviting the construction of affordable housing in Galveston, this editorial page wishes to create a political process rather than a market-based business process. Shouldn’t The Daily News be asking why local taxpayers should subsidize the wages of local workers when Galveston businesses,…

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The Galveston City Council has revised City Ordinance No. 21 in response to residents' complaints about the traffic and safety issues raised regarding the proliferation of golf carts on the seawall. The current ordinance prohibits golf carts from roads with speeds greater than 35 mph and Ave…

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It's my opinion that all our political shortcomings at every level, be it consumer prices, inflation, immigration, health care, national debt, education or simply taxation in general, all stem from the income tax and central banking.