LETTERS: On SNAP and O’Rourke’s ‘free publicity’

Save SNAP funds for kidsNearly one in five U.S. children live in households that are struggling against hunger. Yet leaders in Congress want to...

LETTERS: On fixing ACA and Texas’ ‘dictatorial state’

Fixing the ACAFor once I am happy to start on a positive note and offer my, and I hope all “real” Americans a thanks...

LETTERS: Preserving RGV nature and heritage

Preserve RGV natureAs many now know, additions to the border wall are planned for South Texas. The proposed placement of the new wall would...

LETTERS: Defending ‘Beto’ O’Rourke

Defending ‘Beto’Regarding a letter Tuesday by Jake Longoria, he is obviously a Republican who praises conservative issues, including the present White House dweller. He...

LETTERS: On Beto O’Rourke’s visit to RGV and Hispanic veterans

O’Rourke’s candidacyIt never ceases to amaze me how easily the voters of the Rio Grande Valley are bamboozled by someone who adopts a nickname...

LETTERS: Debating LUPE’s refusal to meet with Sen. Cruz

We respectfully consider that The Monitor’s editorial regarding “the art of politics” misses the point in comparing LUPE’s decision not to meet privately with...

LETTERS: On Sen. Cruz’ 4th of July visit and Trump’s foreign affairs

Cruz controversyIn my opinion, before the mayor of McAllen, representing the largest city in Hidalgo County, invites someone to represent Democracy in a Fourth...

LETTERS: On local medical drop off boxes and Juneteeth talk

Use medical drop boxesAs the opioid epidemic continues on the rise across the nation, it is important to keep in mind what it means...

LETTERS: On Cruz’ July 4 McAllen visit; GOP healthcare plan and Edinburg parks

Cruz’ July 4 visitI am surprised and highly disappointed Sen. Ted Cruz was asked to participate in McAllen’s Fourth of July Parade. In my...

LETTERS: On Sen. Cruz’ Independence Day visit and ‘un-American’ letter

Sen. Cruz invitation is ‘disappointing’I cannot bear to think about the decision by the City of McAllen to invite U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas,...