Response to “Cannot Vote for Hiremath” - The Explorer: Letters To Editor

Response to “Cannot Vote for Hiremath”

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 4:00 am

Selecting a candidate for public office based purely on his/her support for same-sex unions is as silly as selecting a candidate based purely on skin color or gender witness our recent national experience with a sitting president and with a former Secretary of State).  I expect my plumber to fix my leaks, my electrician my lights, and my doctor my health.  Correspondingly, I expect my elected officials to fix broken government, to lead with honesty and integrity, to control spending and budgets, to battle bureaucratic growth, to maintain open and transparent government, and to respond promptly and fairly to constituents’ needs and requests.  And, yes, to fill the potholes in my street.  Any other expectation lies outside the scope of good governance and is nonsense.

 

John Maksim,

Oro Valley

© 2014 The Explorer. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Welcome to the discussion.

Kino College

Kino CollegeEnroll today: http://www.kinocollege.com/

Spacer4px

Follow us on Facebook