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April 2, 2014

April 2, 2014: Letters to the editor

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If there is no “international cop” to arrest lawbreakers, then the law is useless.

If there is no fear of punishment for bad behavior, you can do whatever you want.

If the high Christian morals of the U.S. don’t punish bad behavior of other countries, there will be civil unrest all over the globe.

Once again, we need peace through strength.

When Obama and Congress choose to send the mighty U.S. military to the wrong places, keep it out of the right places, and make it smaller and weaker, they fail the world. What a pitiful example of a “world power.”

Patrick E. Harvey

Peru

Letter writer has ‘things upside down’

I read with amusement Mr. Larry Brooks’ Sound Off letter in the March 27 issue of the Kokomo Tribune. The points he made about voting for tea party candidates are what we have now in the Obama administration!

Mr. Brooks needs to take a look at what the Democrats are really offering and what the conservatives are proposing.

What the Obama administration is doing is ruining our economy and our country. Mr. Brooks has things upside down in my opinion.

Barbara Hughes

Kokomo

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