Viewpoint: Dispatchers should not lose wages, benefits
In regard to the plan to combine the city and county dispatch centers to one unit:
Since this has come up it has pointed out a shameful tragedy of a group of employees in a life-saving unit of government. The city's emergency dispatch operators haven't had a pay raise in about 10 years.
Viewpoint: Law trumps compassion on immigration problem
As I was watching a debate on the immigration problem, the "build a fence" participant appeared to lose considerable moral ground when his liberal counterpart said, "There is a high moral ground … I would like to have an open border situation. It would be good for this country …. " She summarized by saying we ought to be a "compassionate nation."