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Letters to the editor

Poverty and the minimum wage

Since minimum wage, in many cases, does not cover basic necessities of life, many people who survive on these incomes are forced to spend all … Full story    
Updated yesterday

Respect immigrants’ many contributions

I was and am upset with the cartoon appearing in Sunday, Nov. 23, editorial page. If this is the editorial mindset of The Telegraph, I … Full story    
Updated yesterday

City did voters a disservice

Voters were not well served at the polls I entered the voting booth in this November’s election and voted for the candidates of my choice. … Full story    
Published:  November 24, 2014

Canyon faces another threat, too

On Nov. 5, a brief article appeared in The Telegraph regarding the awarding of contracts to service companies such as hotels and restaurants on the … Full story    
Published:  November 22, 2014

Giving an industry a bad name

I don’t understand this comparison of Congress to sausage-making. Sausage makers actually make sausage. If they didn’t they would go out of business. Sounds like … Full story    
Published:  November 22, 2014

Going to court over ballot question a waste of time

A charter question should be considered in a municipal election where local candidates and local issues are debated, not in a state election. The state … Full story    
Published:  November 22, 2014

Obamacare works like all insurance

Charles Krauthammer apparantly does not know how insurance works. He says that Obamacare would never have passed if it was made explicit that healthy people … Full story    
Published:  November 22, 2014

Obsolete dams are not historical artifacts

I was disappointed to read the article in the Saturday Telegraph about opposition to removal of the dams on the Souhegan River in Milford, based … Full story    
Published:  November 21, 2014

Cancer screening can save lives

Colorectal cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed types of cancer here in New Hampshire, with an estimated 600 new cases in 2014. Two … Full story    
Published:  November 21, 2014

The arts, booze and schools

In the interest of full disclosure, readers should know that I am an Honorably Discharged veteran of the US Army as a Non-commissioned Officer. I … Full story    
Published:  November 21, 2014

Obamacare passed based on lies, deceit

The Telegraph has published numerous letters about Lou Ouellette’s comments on the intelligence of New Hampshire voters in his Nov. 7 letter to the editor. … Full story    
Published:  November 15, 2014

Honoring working veterans

The attendance at the Nashua Veteran’s Day parade was disheartening. Employers should honor this federal holiday for all but in particular, and above all, should … Full story    
Published:  November 15, 2014

Column failed the trustworthy test

Leonard Pitts, in his article, “America’s most trusted news source not so trustworthy” (The Telegraph, Nov. 6) is untrustworthy. Why? According to Mr. Pitts, the … Full story    
Published:  November 12, 2014

Alcohol and schools do not mix

The absurdity of allowing beer and wine to be served on school property seems to have escaped some of the good citizens of Nashua. Cultural … Full story    
Published:  November 12, 2014

Responses to letter were disappointing

I found the responses to Mr. Lou Ouellette’s letter disheartening. Why do people feel it’s appropriate to insult the opinion of someone they disagree with … Full story    
Published:  November 12, 2014

Republicans have been the obstructionists

A recent Telegraph letter writer stated that the last six years of Democratic obstructionism are over. A look at the facts, however, shows that Republicans … Full story    
Published:  November 10, 2014

Leave democracy to the morons

I would like to commend Lou Oullette for his brilliant analysis (“After 50 years, he’s through with voting,” Nov. 7.) I hope many more educated, … Full story    
Published:  November 10, 2014

Wrong track has been set by president

Can we finally lay to rest this notion that President Barack Obama is the smartest person in whatever room he happens to enter? To hear … Full story    
Published:  November 10, 2014

Return to the idea of Armistice Day

When the Armistice ending World War I was signed in 1918, at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, bells of … Full story    
Published:  November 8, 2014

Former Republican proud to be liberal

It was good to learn Lou Ouellette won’t be voting any more. (“After 50 years, he’s through with voting,” Nov. 7) He should have checked … Full story    
Published:  November 8, 2014

He shouldn’t take his toys and go home

Mr. Lou Ouellette’s letter was sad. If I may make a guess, given his 50 years of voting, he is a senior citizen and most … Full story    
Published:  November 8, 2014