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Here's how Biden-Warren sort of makes sense

If Joe Biden was trying to unsettle Hillary Clinton by meeting with Elizabeth Warren over the weekend, here’s a way to really rattle her: pick the...


Guest Commentary

Is the ACA reducing competition?

The recent decision by the Supreme Court assures the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), enacted on March 23, 2010. However, former critics of the ACA in the...


Standard Deviations

Reporters aren't liars, and you can misquote me on that

It’s time once again to talk about how the sausage is made. Every so often, as a public service to the readers of the Standard-Examiner, we explain the inner...


Letters

If you are struggling, you are not alone, talk until you reach

Editor, On June 19, 2014 our lives were crushed by our daughter, Hannah Warburton's, suicide. She was only 16. There have been many things that have surprised me...


Letters

We're losing all of the rights Democrats, unions provided us

Editor, As I was reading the Sunday paper, I discovered that Utah’s Senator Hatch has decided to lead Congress in a bill to do away with unions in the IRS,...




Letters

Three candidates are what's negative in Kaysville politics

Editor, I write in reference to Gil Miller’s commentary on Aug. 16  in the Standard-Examiner, “Negative campaigning should be eye-opener for...


Letters

Seniors need a say at North Ogden center

Editor, To the city of North Ogden in regards to the North View Senior Center, Ramona Barker, past director of the old North View got grants and donations to help...


Letters

Don't fall for the incorporation nonsense

Editor, One day in July of this year I had occasion to visit some cousins I haven’t seen in a while who live in Warren. It seemed good to see them and I...


Letters

Don't force your beliefs on others

Editor, Some people are hypocrites regarding their religious beliefs. As always, they misinterpret the Bible. You can’t force your beliefs on other people...


Letters

Work to be proud of where you live

Editor, Bullies have no right to walk into others places of public and private property at 1 a.m. to 2 a.m. while others sleep and vandalize property and damage...


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