>La Grande Observer | Union and Wallowa Counties' News Leader

La Grande, OR forecast
& Eastern Oregon University Valley Cam

http://tinyurl.com/n2723qt
Observer news NE Oregon Classifieds Web
web powered by Web Search Powered by Google

Follow LaGrandeObserver.com

Today's front page

Image of The Observer's Front Page

Get Home Delivery of The Observer for only $8.50 per month, $9.50 for motor routes. Just click here and after filling out one simple and secure online form you could be on your way to learning more information about local, state and world news.

manage your account »

Recent article comments

Powered by Disqus

Home arrow Opinion arrow Letters arrow Letters and comments for April 11, 2011

Letters and comments for April 11, 2011

Letters and comments for April 11, 2011

Denying health care


To the Editor:

Planned Parenthood provides health care for poor women.

Yes, it also does abortions, but it is illegal for any federal money to be spent on abortions, so all the federal money Planned Parenthood gets goes to low income women’s healthcare.

Is it not interesting that the Republicans insisted on having a tax break for the wealthy but want to deny health care to low income women? Who are they working for?

Linda L. Carter

La Grande


Impressed by Guard


To the Editor:

We are blessed in this county to have so many fine institutions including the hospital and medical facilities, Eastern Oregon University, public library and the many businesses. I would also like to include the National Guard Armory and its unit located in La Grande.

Recently, our church board took an issue needing to be addressed to the local headquarters. We were met by SSG Mary Grove, who counseled us in a very professional manner. She took immediate action, contacting her superior, MSG Brian Love, and the matter was resolved by the following morning.

I was impressed by the professionalism, concern and immediate attention given by these individuals, and would like to publically express how thankful we are for them.

Our National Guard plays a vital role in our freedom we have in this country. I would encourage the public to stop and thank any of our military heroes, past and present, for their efforts in defending our freedom.

Gerald Hopkins

Summerville

 
blog comments powered by Disqus
News
Local / Sports / Business / State / National / Obituaries / Public Notices
Opinion
Editorials / Letters / Guest Columns / Columnists
Features
Outdoors / Ag / Spiritual / Go Magazine / Portraits
Classifieds
View all classifieds / Jobs / Autos / Real Estate / Rentals / Place an Ad
The Observer
About / Contact / Commercial Printing / Subscriptions / Terms of Use / Site Map
Also Online
Photo Reprints / Slideshows / Weather and Valley Cam / /index.php?option=com_rss&feed=RSS2.0&no_html=1">RSS Feed ?> RSS Feed

Follow La Grande Observer headlines on Follow La Grande Observer headlines on Twitter

© Copyright 2001 - 2014 Western Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. By Using this site you agree to our Terms of Use

LaGrandeObserver.com works best with the latest versions of Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer or Apple Safari

preisvergleich viagra viagra por internet viagra prezzo in farmacia cialis 20mg filmtabletten preisvergleich finasteride dove comprare viagra en vente libre en belgique commander cialis vendo cialis napoli cialis da 5 mg cialis generico compresse levitra viagra bestellen billig viagra osta propecia generico in italia baclofen tabletten rezeptfrei viagra bestellen paypal cialis rezeptfrei propecia en ligne pharmacie en ligne viagra viagra inde acheter