Good government helps the greatest number of people | TheUnion.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Good government helps the greatest number of people

Patricia Lee Anderson’s letter states, “persistence, ingenuity, determination and thrift” made her survive the 80’s recession. Although hard work is to be applauded, her apartment units were supplied with water lines, sewage systems and roads that were built with public money. In the same way that Steve Jobs built Apple, the government developed the Internet. Government is a social contract: good government helps the greatest number of people. President Obama’s vision is not socialistic, but a pragmatic way of helping the greatest number of people and protecting the weakest. Assistance to others is the basis of our Judeo-Christian heritage. Improving the education system is the best way to improve our American capitalistic economy.

Gail Green, Communications Committee

Nevada County Democrats


Support Local Journalism


Support Local Journalism

Readers around Grass Valley and Nevada County make The Union’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User


Letters

Fran Freedle: Save California

|

According to the Federation for American Immigration Reform, more than 4 million illegal aliens and their U.S.-born children live in our sanctuary state, and it’s no wonder why.



See more