Get unlimited digital access to baltimoresun.com. $0.99 for 4 weeks.
News Opinion Readers Respond

Presidential pussyfooting: Obama should call out Republicans

It's really hard to understand why the president doesn't call the Republicans the party protecting the rich and trashing the middle class and the poor. It is the party that doesn't care about Social Security and Medicare because they can afford to pay. The one that doesn't care about polluted air or fracked water because they vacation in Europe. The party that has been bought by giant corporations and their operators and only cares about staying rich and getting richer. Why can't he say that in plain words? Does he not know it?

Bill Akers

Copyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun
Related Content
  • Thank God Hogan wasn't in charge of the fracking report
    Thank God Hogan wasn't in charge of the fracking report

    Maryland's recent report on fracking safely is an example of smart governing ("O'Malley administration sets out path to fracking in Md.," Nov. 25). In July 2011, Gov. Martin O'Malley ordered a commission to be formed by the Maryland Department of the Environment and the Department of Natural...

  • Go slow on fracking
    Go slow on fracking

    Fracking is a hot topic in Annapolis this year, with bills in the legislature that would hit the pause button and impose strict liability standards on companies that want to drill in the state before the oil and gas industry starts fracking in Western Maryland ("Frosh wades into fracking...

Comments
Loading