“Needed in Congress: Bipartisan moderates” — Letter to the Editor

“Needed in Congress: Bipartisan moderates” — Letter to the Editor

In the October 27, 2018 edition of The Asheville Citizen-Times, Stanley Jones of Asheville wrote: Fellow unaffiliated voters, I’m tired of partisan wrangling. I have no illusion that this is limited to the party that is in power at any particular time, as the Republicans are currently. But I believe in checks and balances. I see too few members of the US House or Senate…

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“A vote for Price is an easy decision” — Letter to the Editor

“A vote for Price is an easy decision” — Letter to the Editor

In the October 25, 2018 edition of The Asheville Citizen-Times, Diana Byrd of Hendersonville wrote: I just voted. I didn’t have to wait long in line. The decision to vote for Phillip Price was easy. He represents the best interests of the majority of residents in Congressional District 11. I know Phillip will work hard to bring well-paying jobs here, protect the environment, do right…

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“Stop the insanity, cast your ballot” — Letter to the Editor

“Stop the insanity, cast your ballot” — Letter to the Editor

In the October 25, 2018 edition of The Asheville Citizen-Times, Bob Mitchell of Fletcher wrote: I read where people ask elected representatives Burr, Tillis and/ or Meadows to do something for the people of NC – but why bother? They clearly answer to special interest groups and not to the people of NC. Specifically Meadows: His time is spent in Washington with the Freedom Caucus…

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“Price Is One Of Us” — Letter to the Editor

“Price Is One Of Us” — Letter to the Editor

In the October 23rd edition of the Hendersonville Times-News, John H. Fisher of Hendersonville wrote, To the editor: Congratulations to President Donald Trump for taking over all three branches of government. With the enabling help of U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows, the former Republican Party has morphed into the Trump Party. The party of fiscal sanity has become the party of the biggest spending increase and debt…

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“Price Has Mountain Values” — Letter to the Editor

“Price Has Mountain Values” — Letter to the Editor

In the October 17, 2018 edition of The Transylvania Times, Pinkie Byrd of Brevard writes, In recent years we have been asked to elect candidates who are locals and have “Mountain Values.” So, why has Mark Meadows, a Florida developer, been elected as our U.S. Congressman? What qualifies him as a local or demonstrates that he has mountain values? Do you know him personally? Does…

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News 13 Investigates: Out-of-state campaign contributions flooding the mountains

News 13 Investigates: Out-of-state campaign contributions flooding the mountains

WLOS News 13 Investigation <<—- Click that link to watch the segment Aired originally on WLOS News 13 on October 18, 2018. Jennifer Emert reporting. ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — In the race to represent Western North Carolina in Washington, some candidates are attracting out-of-state campaign cash. The News 13 Investigative Team found money poured in from 44 states with a focus on the 10th and 11th…

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“Repeal And Replace” — Letter to the Editor

“Repeal And Replace” — Letter to the Editor

In the October 5th, 2018 edition of The Hendersonville Times-News, Sheila Clendenning of Flat Rock writes, Repeal and replace To the editor: “CONSERVATIVE” is the headline on electioneering road signs for the incumbent N.C. Congressional District 11 U.S House of Representatives member. As he still attempts to apply that buzzword label to himself, ask yourself: How “conservative” is he, really? Is he your voice in Washington,…

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“Put Meadows Out To Pasture” — Letter to the Editor

“Put Meadows Out To Pasture” — Letter to the Editor

In the October 1st, 2018 edition of The Transylvania Times, Wayne Clark of Brevard, NC wrote, Rep. Mark Meadows has lost touch with the people of the 11th congressional district. He spends his time pimping for Trump, promoting the so-called Freedom Forum in Congress and shilling for Fox News. Meadows bills himself as a conservative, but in reality he is a right-wing extremist who serves…

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