Editorials

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Re-elect Meis in District 1

By The Daily Sentinel

Many times in races for local elected positions, the candidates have only marginal differences on a few issues and voters are left to choose based primarily on personality. That is not the case in Mesa County Commissioner District 1. ...


We have large voice in presidential vote

By The Daily Sentinel

It’s often hard for the average voter to imagine how his or her one vote can make a difference in an electoral process that includes roughly a hundred million other voters. But, make no mistake about it, your vote counts if you live here ...


What now?

By The Daily Sentinel

Bipartisan efforts put together the $700 billion financial bailout plan over the weekend. And bipartisan efforts killed it. There were 95 Democrats — including Colorado’s 3rd District Rep. John Salazar — who joined 133 ...


Reid’s moratorium move

By The Daily Sentinel

Apparently Nevada Sen. Harry Reid wasn’t busy enough interfering with Henry Paulson’s efforts to save the U.S. economy Thursday. He also found some time to try and deepen our problems by extending a moratorium on domestic energy ...


Tight-fisted Joe

By The Daily Sentinel

There are many measures of character, and charitable giving is an important one. Charitable people are more likely to put the welfare of others in the forefront. And that’s exactly where it belongs if one is running for public ...


‘Yes’ on Amend. 46

By The Daily Sentinel

The first citizens’ initiative Coloradans will encounter on their election ballots this year is Amendment 46, which takes direct aim at affirmative action programs based on race or gender in Colorado government, colleges and ...


Congress focuses on wrong things in bailout

By The Daily Sentinel

The economy just hit a very large pothole, and if the drivers don’t get themselves out of it soon, they risk being permanently paved over by federal regulators. There is no question that the economy needs some help and much of that help ...


Dems stop swimming against offshore tide

By The Daily Sentinel

It was certainly welcome news when Democratic leaders in Congress announced they were abandoning their efforts to keep a ban in place on offshore drilling in most of this country’s coastal waters. Without Congressional action, the ...


‘No’ on Amendments 53, 55, 56 and 57

By The Daily Sentinel

We would prefer to write nothing about these labor-backed amendments. We had hoped that a deal still being negotiated in Denver would lead to the proponents of these four measures pulling them from the ballot this week. However, since that ...


Congress must act quickly on bailout

By The Daily Sentinel

After last week’s unnerving ride on Wall Street we have one request of Congress this week: Work quickly to pass the emergency legislation needed to prop up the country’s ailing financial system. By nearly every account, Federal ...


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