“I agree with Tom Wilhelm that we do not need the electoral college. Let the popular vote be the deciding factor. Also, if President Obama is going to cut back as he says, let’s see how much he spends on his inauguration.”
— Morgan County, W.Va.
“To the voters of Hancock: Open up your eyes, and see if the mayor and council vote another ‘yes person’ to take Tim Smith’s place. Don’t you think it’s time for a change?”
“Congress should consider paying for their own health care, and offering the same health care to everybody in this country. It seems only fair.”
“In Nov. 26’s paper, concerning online sales tax, I believe it is incorrect that Maryland would be $200 million richer; rather, Maryland residents would be $200 million poorer. O’Malley would add a $100 million and waste it and have nothing to show for it. He would then raise taxes to pay for the additional $100 million.”
“This is about the salary recommendations for our county commissioners. Has anybody out there had a 10 percent to 20 percent increase in their pay lately, or ever? I’m looking to get my property insurance lowered by about $500 a year. It’s way, way too much, for my little house.”