Opinions

Just when the United States was reeling from three devastating hurricanes comes word on 10-1-17 out of Las Vegas that “at least” 59 people were killed when a gunman opened fire, from an elevated position, on country music fans attending a massive outdoor concert. Hurricanes have caused untold human...
Baptist. As a child, there was no better word. It stood for all the best things I knew. It actually still does – but not without a lot of explanation and clarification and qualification. Most of the Baptists I know are Baptist… “but not ‘that kind’ of Baptist!” Many Baptist churches these days have...
5 tips to help South Carolinians prepare for open enrollment and save on health care costs   More than 3 million South Carolinians will soon select or switch their health benefits plan during open enrollment, so now is the time to prepare for that important decision that usually happens once a year...
Despite its Name, the Cadillac Tax Will Harm Poor and Ill South Carolinians Most   A massive blow to South Carolina’s families is being overlooked in the current national debate on repealing the Affordable Care Act: the impending implementation of the 40 percent Cadillac tax.  Americans were told...
Greenville County Democratic Party & Joint County Party Statement Regarding the Mass Shooting in Las Vegas and Rep. Jeff Duncan’s Continued Peddling of NRA-Sponsored Legislation   GREENVILLE (Oct. 5) - We all woke up to unthinkable news on Monday morning that yet another mass shooting had...
  The List Of Disgrace: South Carolina is 5th, and no longer 1st in the disgrace list of states. Some will see this as progress, and will pat themselves on the back for passing new laws. We are not among those. The List Of Disgrace is now topped by Alaska. Shame. Shame, on those people for allowing...
YOU … The Power in Public Power   Hurricane IRMA headed to CLINTON! Yep, that was the reaction a few weeks ago as we followed the projected track of Hurricane Irma as it made its way up through Florida leaving millions without power, water and other essential services. So…what’s the BIG deal with...
  The editor, I want to thank Sandy T. Cruickshanks for his letter in The Chronicle and his concerns about our recreation parks. Several years ago, council voted and approved a motion to start an accommodations tax to be used for a recreation complex for our kids and would bring many other teams...
  The editor: On September 5, the voters of Laurens County School District 55 did two things.  First and foremost, they voted against a proposed $109 million tax increase. The vote was 77% against the tax increase.  The Laurens County Libertarian Party stands with the voters, and opposes all tax...
  The editor, OK, so the NFL wants to protest, but what about? How about financial slavery? The cause is “Freedom from Direct Taxation”.    All of us could join in. It could unify our country. After all, thanks to direct taxation with the 16th Amendment, we were all made slaves to our government...

Pages

My Clinton News

P.O. Box 180
513 North Broad St.
Clinton, SC 29325
Phone: (864) 833-1900
Fax: (864) 833-1902

 

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to My Clinton News Newsletter feed
Comment Here