Letter: Problems aren’t solved by taking swipes at others - Ahwatukee Foothills News: Letters To The Editor

Letter: Problems aren’t solved by taking swipes at others

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Thursday, March 14, 2013 3:35 pm | Updated: 4:23 pm, Thu May 2, 2013.

Whatever valid points Michael Reagan may have had (“The real answer to the immigration question,” AFN, March 8) was lost on me by his persistent need to be snarky, referring to the President as the “golfer in chief” and “part-time President.” While it is arguable that no President gets days off, Mr. Obama took 131 vacation days in his first term, including weekends at Camp David. That would put him on pace for 262 by the time he completes his second term, right around the average and 1/4 the “time off” of his predecessor.

Mr. Reagan encourages the President to “pull a Ronald Reagan” when it comes to our relationship to Mexico. He might want to recall that his father spent 484 days at his Santa Barbara ranch when he was President, and that number does not include weekends at Camp David or with friends in Palm Springs and Bel Air.

A complex problem will likely not be solved by taking left-handed swipes at those who may contribute to the solution.

Stephen Hammer

More about

More about

  • Discuss

Desert Vista Thunder Football Preview 2014

The Thunder look to return to their winning ways behind a talented junior class and a group of...

Facebook

ahwatukee.com on Facebook

Twitter

ahwatukee.com on Twitter

RSS

Subscribe to ahwatukee.com via RSS

RSS Feeds

Spacer4px

Desert Vista Thunder Football Preview 2014

The Thunder look to return to their winning ways behind a talented junior class and a group of...

MP talent contest - WRs

Isaiah Banks and company flips out to win it all

MP talent contest - LB

Epic fail on this attempt

Online poll

Loading…
prev next