voting

Don’t forget to vote by 8 p.m. Tuesday in the primary election

Tuesday’s Statewide Direct Primary Election has been rather low-key in the Lincoln area. Usually, this newspaper office is bombarded by election letter-writers urging a vote ...

Vote in June, even if primary focus is national races

Citizens throughout the country are on a first-name recognition with Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump. And that’s the way you would hope, with the United Sta ...

Now is the time to mail ballots

On June 7, the 2016 Presidential Primary will be taking place in California. Our turn to be part of the democratic process is approaching fast. Earlier this week, over 130,000 vo ...

Is this a voting trend?

Interesting (and scary) to note in answer to the Streetwise question, “Is it important to vote,” in the Aug. 7 Lincoln News Messenger, page A6 that the Old Guard, ages ...

Voters have a choice in Jack Uppal

A reader recently wrote she was supporting (Congressman) Tom McClintock after reviewing his record. I, too, have examined McClintock’s record but find he does not represent my ...

Vote in normal election, not a recall election

Marshall Weir is absolutely right about the senselessness of spending $135,000 Lincoln does not have to spare for this recall (June 16 Lincoln News Messenger, page A4, “No on rec ...

That old civics lesson about taking responsibility and voting is true

Many residents are becoming involved in City Hall issues. That’s specifically in issues relating to the city’s budget and services. Instead of remaining isolated from what t ...