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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It could be worse

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It could be worse

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It could be worse

If you look up “politic” in the dictionary, crafty and cunning might be found in the definition description, depending on the reference source. I know that it might come as a surprise to some people that everything our politicians do is political.

Impeachment, immigration, walls, regulations, tariffs, treaties, Social Security, welfare, Second Amendment rights and judiciary selections are just a few of the things that boil down to politics.

As aggravating as politics and democracy seem, compared to communism we do not have to give up freedom of the press, our Second Amendment rights and our religious beliefs.

DENNIS TAYLOR

Florence

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As candidates, we all make promises and lay out plans for the city should the voters put their faith in us and vote to elect us to the Florence City Council. In terms of District 3, I have declared my candidacy, and having been a former city councilman, I know that while we have accomplished so much as a city, there is still much work to do.

For the past 80 years, St. Ann Catholic Parish in east Florence has always endeavored to meet the physical and spiritual needs of its parishioners and of the community they served. Dedicated on Oct. 19, 1941, St. Ann has over time acquired additional space and expanded its campus footprint.

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