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May 19, 2013

Letters to the Editor – May 19, 2013

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There are those that say President Bush lied and thousands died. If you believe that story, why don’t you ask the Kurds the Shiite’s and the Iranian soldiers who were attacked with poison gas. Almost every intelligence agency in the world agreed that Saddam had poison gas. There is a good possibility that it was moved to Syria, according to an Iraqi general, “Saddam’s Secrets” by Georges Sada.

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said what difference does it make. I happen to think that it makes a tremendous difference to the families that lost loved ones, because of incompetence. I detest the lies that were told to the American people, that it was an anti Muslim video, when it was known that it was a terrorist attack from day one. The president and Secretary Hillary Clinton made a video to show in Pakistan, that touted the lie, that it was the video, knowing full well that it was a lie. That video only cost the tax payers $70,000. The American people need to know who told the troops, that wanted to go help the Ambassador and his staff, to stand down.

Why do you suppose the president refuses to release his college transcripts, is it because he is not the smartest man to hold the office, or he went to college as a foreign student, or could it be his modesty? The president is missing a great opportunity to be remembered in history as a great American, not a great president but a great citizen, all he would have to do is follow President Nixon’s lead and resign.

Richard Feuilly, Weatherford

No misunderstanding of IRS’ intent

Dear Editor,

Only someone seriously ignorant of the facts or irremediably partisan can look at the intentional and selective harassment of not-for-profit organizations by the IRS and claim it has been “misrepresented.”

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