Letter: The U.S’s world standing depends on ousting Trump

Editor,

Donald J. Trump gives aid and comfort to dictators around the world and the Republicans give aid and comfort to Donald Trump, so says Michael Steele, former chair of the RNC.

A very sad state of affairs.

Hopefully the Cohen hearings, the first of many, have awakened some folks who think Trump, a former TV personality, is wonderful.

With 2020 just around the corner, I hope people will keep in mind that there have been three dozen indictments by Mueller around Trump, and more to come.

This administration has been a real disaster and an embarrassment to our country. We must do better, pick a better candidate and not get carried away again with the cult of personality. We must think more carefully about real substance and experience in our candidates. Our country, our children’s future and our world standing dependon this.

Nancy Mayer

Freeland

More in Letters to the Editor

Letter: Clean up PFAS for future generations

Editor, There has been a lot of news about the PFAS in… Continue reading

Letter: Centrist candidate needed for 2020

Editor, I’d like to float the idea of purposefully voting for a… Continue reading

Letter: Donations of feminine products helping women

Editor, In the 10 short months since “I Support The Girls--Whidbey Island”… Continue reading

Letter: No more letters, dead squirrel

Editor, I am considering not writing any letters to the Record as… Continue reading

Letter: War opposed by local Quakers

Editor, The Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) has a long-standing testimony against… Continue reading

Letter: Congress must act to prevent further escalation of military aggression

Editor, The United States and Iran are poised at the edge of… Continue reading

Letter: Challenges of enjoying single-use plastics

Editor, Penn Cove. For many, these words are associated with beautiful sunrises,… Continue reading

Letter: Second Amendment should not be idolized

Editor, Interesting, Mr. Joseph Moreland, of Oak Harbor. I wrote a letter… Continue reading

Letter: ‘Langley treasure’ a world class violinist

Editor, Many of you are aware of our “Langley treasure,” Marley Erickson.… Continue reading

Letter: Gun violence comes back to NRA

Editor, I begin this response by asserting that I agree with most… Continue reading

Letter: Trump continues to target the poor

Editor, Another child has died at the border, in U.S. custody. Still… Continue reading

Letter: Consider donating to school foundation

Editor, With the shortest day of the year out of the way,… Continue reading