Reader Supports Mitt Romney – By Don Ellington

Published October 2nd

This letter was published in The Farmville Herald on Friday, September 14, 2012. Editor, The Herald, I have watched with growing enthusiasm the candidacy, and now the nomination, of Mitt Romney for President of the United States.   My conclusion is that he is the right man at the right time to get us out of this economic mess and get us on the path for true economic recovery. Governor Romney’s proven success as a business executive at Bain Capital where he helped to launch or rebuild over one hundred companies, including familiar names such as Staples, Bright Horizons, and […]

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Reader Supports Mitt Romney – By Robb Koether

Published September 29th

This letter was published in The Farmville Herald on Wednesday, September 19, 2012.  We have added in-text links to supporting documentation for several  of Mr. Koether’s statements. Editor, The Herald: The theme of the president’s campaign seems to be “He deserves a second chance.” For the life of me, I cannot see why. I will not list the many broken promises from his 2008 campaign. I am sure that most readers are well familiar with them. (Remember Gitmo?) Instead, I will focus on just one of them. The president promised to cut the deficit in half during his first term. […]

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Meeting Notes: Sep 25, 2012

Published September 26th

This was an inspirational meeting, with important election-day planning and brief but important presentations. Delegate Scott Lingamfelter – a retired U.S. Army colonel – spoke from the heart about the vital importance of the upcoming election to the preservation of our nation’s founding principles. He reminded us of the courage displayed on the Normandy beachhead on D-Day in 1944, and called us to display similar courage in the days ahead, with the goal of establishing a new beachhead: one of restoring the Founders’ vision.  He imagined his grandchildren asking him one day, “Granddad, what did you do during The Great […]

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