Educational funding

While Governor Ducey and the Republican dominated Legislature are to be applauded for finally coming around to the realization that starving our public schools of needed financial support isn’t good for our students, our economy, our reputation, or our entire state, there are some worrisome aspects to this “miracle or myth deal” that took place recently that needs to be examined.

Leftists vicious, obscene, angry

Two letter writers appearing in the Nov. 3 edition of the Roundup excoriated previous letter writer Andrew McKinney ...

Charter school: Hope and fear must contend

Fear and trembling.

Good start to solving the funding issues in public education

There has been significant coverage in the state on the level of funding of public education in Arizona and the proposed settlement of the education lawsuit.

Gun background checks illegal

I am very disappointed in Martha McSally.

Domestic violence coverage

Sincere thanks to Payson Roundup for shining a light on the terrible problem of domestic violence.

Time Out grateful to Payson school district

Time Out Shelter would like to give a big thank you to the school district and also to Chef Richard Erskine for giving me the opportunity to help educate our teens on possible Internet danger and teen dating violence.

Settlement stems from leadership

We’re delighted that all of Rim Country’s representatives in the state Legislature supported the settlement of the festering school inflation-funding lawsuit.

Residents urged to write about effects of Internet/cell outages

The Rim Country has experienced three major Internet and cell service outages over the last year that has impacted public safety, health services, merchant services and small businesses, removed Internet connection for educational curriculum, as well as widespread inconvenience and frustration.

Flinging poisonous words

Andy McKinney, president of the Rim Country Republican Club, in a letter to the editor on Oct. 27 wrote ...

McKinney delivered low blow

This is to my Republican friends and neighbors.

Money or health, which is more important?

To weigh in on the PSWID backflow conversation ...

At least put on the Band-Aid

Maybe it’ll all be over by the time you read this.

Forests at risk

Thank goodness for Arizona Forward.

Budget deal: Epitomizes everything wrong with Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) recently released the following statement after voting against H.R. 1314, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, as well as the rule for this bill, both of which ultimately passed the House by a vote of 266-167: