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Letters To The Editor Policy

The Daily Chronicle welcomes letters on public issues. Letters must include the author's full name, home address and day and evening telephone numbers. We limit letters to 400 words and one published letter every 15 days. All letters are subject to editing for length and clarity.

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Letters to the Editor

  • Letter: Unbalanced budget games

    To the Editor:Illinois House and Senate Democrats issued their own fiscal 2016 budget proposal this ...
    May 29, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • Letter: Proposal is not way to uphold crime victims' rights

    To the Editor:As a longtime victims’ rights activist and legislative author of two Illinois State la ...
    May 29, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Letter: Oakwood Cemetery grounds were not up to snuff

    To the Editor:Please accept my sincere apologies for the condition of the grass in Oakwood Cemetery ...
    May 29, 2015 - 12:32 am
  • Letter: Governor's devotion to agenda harms Illinois

    To the Editor:Gov. Bruce Rauner is correct when he says he was elected to help fix the state’s finan ...
    May 29, 2015 - 12:32 am
  • Letter: Time for a true unemployment tally

    To the Editor:Picture this: Rich, a 46-year-old middle-skilled worker with a wife and three kids, is ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • Letter: Why spraying new asphalt on Peace?

    To the Editor:I am writing this letter in response to DeKalb County Highway Department’s recent reju ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • Letter: End cronyism in state hiring, pass SB 981

    To the Editor:As the spring legislative session continues, I am hopeful that we will soon take actio ...
    May 18, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Letter: My unfortunate experience with Rauner

    To the Editor:I was recently in Springfield honoring Abraham Lincoln and attending a ceremony for fa ...
    May 18, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Letter: Check out excellent work at Sycamore library

    To the Editor:For the past several months I’ve had the privilege of serving on the Sycamore Public L ...
    May 17, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Letter: What were lawmakers thinking?

    To the Editor:It is finally being acknowledged that the so-called “pension crisis” was caused largel ...
    May 17, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Letter: Same-sex marriage opposition does not equal hostility

    To the Editor:When same-sex marriage became legal in Illinois last year, my partner Rob Reinhold and ...
    May 15, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Letter: Apology still needed from former fraternity members

    To the Editor:Since the tragic death of David Bogenberger, I’ve had mixed emotions of what the punis ...
    May 15, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Letter: DeKalb County officials fought for Bogenberger family's justice

    To the Editor: We have gotten to know DeKalb State’s Attorney Richard Schmack, his assistants, and o ...
    May 12, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • Letter: Miscellaneous characters in our lives

    To the Editor:Don’t you just love that word “miscellaneous”?  My dictionary describes it as made up ...
    May 12, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Letter: Government could force churches to go along

    To The Editor: In response to Thursday’s “Another View” from The Washington Post (“Huckabee the down ...
    May 9, 2015 - 12:14 am
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