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Nothing wrong with giving employees choices

Published 9:29am Thursday, December 20, 2012

The political cartoon that was published with the elephant urinating on the union symbols was disgusting. Right to work is not a political issue.

Many union members do not agree with what their leaders do. Right to work gives the employee a choice to join a union or not.

What is wrong with that?

Tim Hodges

Flatwoods, Ky.


Citizens need access to police reports in newspaper

I find it absurd and fail to comprehend why The Tribune has published only one police report (12/7/12) in the past 43 days.

The Sheriff’s Office and IPD have not made Ironton and Lawrence County a safe place to live for various reasons, and I’ve not read or heard either office shut down.

The availability of a police report in the paper provides information needed by citizens to be alert of varying crimes in the county and possibly in their own neighborhoods.

The absence of these reports is a disservice to us all.

Allen Caldwell

South Point



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