All Points: Encouraging more people to vote

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

As many as half of Tarrant County residents who will vote in the Nov. 4 election are expected to cast ballots during the early voting period, Oct. 20-31. Still, even with a race for governor on the ballot, the county’s total voter turnout in mid-term elections has not been above 40 percent since 1994. What can be done to encourage more people to vote? Allow Election Day voting at any polling place? Make Election Day a holiday?

Wall of separation

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Subpoenaing sermons under any circumstances or on any subject should be unconstitutional.

Apology not accepted

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Somehow I do not feel much better after Barclay Berdan’s apology.

Water gardens

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

The citizens of Fort Worth should realize how important the Water Gardens are to people attending conventions.

Faith misunderstood

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014

Frank Matthew’s recent article “Go, Francis go,” on Tuesday, Oct. 14, superbly illustrates why the extraordinary synod on the family is so timely.

Breach in protocol

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014

We have heard a number of times of the breach of protocol at a Dallas hospital which caused a nurse caring for a terminally ill Ebola patient to contract the disease.

Time for term limits

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014

The U.S. Congress is the only place in the country where you can continue to work with an approval rating of 16 percent.

Unfair assertion

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

With the loss of a loved one, there are so many emotions involved. Likewise, there are so many questions: “what if this was done” or “what if that was not done?”

Real reason for base

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

Over the years I’ve attended reserve drill and deployed to war from Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth.

Why we teach

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

I take umbrage at Kay Keglovits’s letter, “Considering schools.”