Mailbag

Thank you Dana Saylor, for sharing the article called “Carbon Dioxide Fertilization Greening Earth” (Sept. 20 Mailbag). The one interesting part, near the end of the article says, “While rising carbon dioxide concentrations in the air can be beneficial for plants, it is also the chief culpri…

The internet, twitter, television, newspapers, magazines, et al. are replete with news stories concerning the coming impeachment of President Donald J. Trump. As Trump and his Republican lackies squirm and spew a plethora of concocted Democrat conspiracy and coup theories, credible informati…

As our nation struggles with a crisis of opioid addiction and abuse, that is squarely the fault of a greedy and unscrupulous pharmaceutical industry, I was stunned to read about the meeting that took place at Lindbergh High on Sept. 19 (Sept. 27 South County Times).

I’ve got a possible solution to the property tax assessment issue. My inspiration is the Rice University tuition policy. That policy is the following: You are told what the tuition is for freshman year, based on their analysis. It stays the same through senior year, except for cost of living…

You don’t hear many men publicly state, “I am a prostate cancer survivor,” even though one in nine men will get prostate cancer in their lifetime. Perhaps they feel that it is too personal of a medical issue and that uncomfortable subjects will be discussed regarding prostate cancer treatmen…

I’m writing this in regard to the article “5G Technology Revolution Has Many Concerned” by Don Corrigan (WKT, Sept. 6). I agree with the many concerns listed by the STL for Safe Technology group, and I’m glad more research will be done. How many more Gs until we are satisfied? And if 5G is 1…

Once again, and I know this will come as a shock, Missouri’s Republican dominated legislature, abetted by Republican Gov. Mike Parson, have shown their collective bare derriere to Missouri educators, parents and students!

As a mother, I know the urgency to protect our kids and communities from those seeking to inflict harm. As a lawmaker, I’m leading efforts to keep our communities safe from violence by cracking down on those seeking to exploit women and children through human trafficking. The laws we pass ar…

Come to the open house at Sunset Hills Community Center on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 6 to 8 p.m., and voice your opposition to the alignment of the Shared Use trail on the Meramec River’s east side that includes a spur to nowhere. It has no purpose except to connect to a proposed plan to build a tra…