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To the Editor: On March 22, 1765 the British parliament passed “The Stamp Act,” a tax on newspapers, mortgages, contracts and many more paper items. Every American colonist felt the sting that … more
As we Americans enter the voting booth on Nov. 8, we will not just be choosing between the lesser of evils. We will be electing either a duplicitous, deceitful, far-left liberal, or an erratic egomaniac with no real ideology other than a narcissistic more
To the Editor: Because voter turnout has been historically low, primaries and caucuses are not a good way to determine a political party’s nominee for president of the United States when there … more
To the Editor: Today I read a letter in the Beacon from written by Democratic mayoral candidate Richard Corrente. He stated that since he filed to run for mayor of Warwick, his new property … more
To the Editor: This letter concerns the appeal of Donald Trump in this election cycle. The Donald speaks truth to power. And that is what makes him so exciting to watch and follow. He has … more
Fixing the state’s roads and bridges – and how to pay for it – has been at the forefront of debate at the State House for much of this year. Now, as the budget process for the coming fiscal … more
To the Editor: Americans pay into Social Security year after year. We deserve to know how the candidates would keep it strong for us, and our children and grandchildren. All I hear from … more
To the Editor: As an R.I. and U.S. taxpaying lower to middle class citizen just scraping by, I find it really hard to wrap my head around this one also. If it costs $5 million for a state logo … more
Governor Gina Raimondo and Education Commissioner Ken Wagner held an open forum earlier this week at Warwick Vets High School, and in general the audience, many of them teachers, school committee … more
To the Editor: It appears that there is a growing epidemic in this country and around the world regarding hatred and violence. Referring to the shooting in Dallas, the massacre in Nice, France, and the recent violence in Baton Rouge, La., or the killing more
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