Letters to the Editor for June 19, 2019

What conservative means To the Editor: Anyone who believes in social engineering and calls themselves … Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 15, 2019

GOP reputation To the Editor: And 80 percent of you Republicans still support this traitorous … Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 12, 2019

Immigration solutions and American ideals To the Editor: There’s no denying that immigration from Central … Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 8, 2019

Interchange coming soon? To the Editor: A reminder to the planners and supervisors, the deleted … Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 5, 2019

Don’t be careless with 2nd amendment rights To the Editor: This Friday kicks off Gun … Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 1, 2019

Honor the public’s right to know To the Editor: On May 21, Tuolumne County’s Health … Read more

YOUR VIEWS — BURKE: A World War II story

I watched President Trump give his speech at Normandy on June 6, 2019, and I … Read more

Short takes: Union Democrat commentary on recent news

Economic boost Notah Begay III to Sonora? What a great start for Telili Golf Club, … Read more

Letters to the editor for May 29, 2019

Check your facts To the Editor: A recent letter ranted about the Democrats making many … Read more

Letters to the Editor for May 25, 2019

Christian Morality vs Hate, Rage and Hypocrisy To the Editor: Today’s political environment is the … Read more

RUCKER: TUD and its partners work to ensure firefighting capabilities

In his May 8, 2019 letter to the editor, TUD board member Ron Ringen to … Read more

EDITORIAL: TCEDA should release the conflict of interest report

Sonora City Council took an important step Monday night in voting unanimously for the Tuolumne … Read more

Letters for May 22, 2019

Too many closings To the Editor: I was very sad to read that Talulahs closed. … Read more

Letters to the Editor for May 15, 2019

Trump’s money To the Editor: Big question – where is Trump, Mr. “The Art of … Read more

Editorial: Downtown Sonora needs an advocate

The ebb and flow of downtown businesses is starting to feel less like a sunny … Read more

Letters to the editor for May 11, 2019

The Company You Keep To the Editor: It is often said that “You are known … Read more

Letters to the editor for May 8, 2019

Not a Hillary fan To the Editor: Hillary Clinton reminds me of the Japanese soldier … Read more

Letters to the editor for May 4, 2019

Remember Our Troops Past and PRESENT To the Editor: The U.S. Post Office has done … Read more

BROOKS: An era defined by fear

Another synagogue shooting. Another day of shock. Another lonely fanatic. Another cascade of insecurity and … Read more

Letters to the Editor for May 1, 2019

Still in office? To the Editor: I will say this about Donald Trump: He is … Read more

Letters to the Editor for April 27, 2019

An age-old saying To the Editor: I guess the politicians nowadays have never heard the … Read more

Letters to the Editor for April 24, 2019

Wasteful spending To the Editor: I would like to know how much money Sonora and … Read more

EDITORIAL - RIDDLE: Arts education can be life changing

What a terrific opportunity for Tuolumne County students to be able to learn science, technology, … Read more

Letters to the Editor for April 20, 2019

Gas tax hijinks To the Editor: Is it legal for our elected officials to take … Read more

KESHNER: What’s keeping our economy from being stronger?

We have had tax cuts, deficit spending, and low interest rates. We should have a … Read more

BATEMAN: The case for cash

Running was my religion 35 years ago, and I went to church a lot. Once … Read more

BROOKS: People can savage social norms, but also revive them

When Cass Sunstein was a young law professor, he happened to come across an older … Read more

Letters to the Editor for April 12, 2019

Are we dumb by design? To the Editor: We used to be smart. Americans invented … Read more

RIDDLE COLUMN: In celebration of National Poetry Month

We don’t usually publish poetry in The Union Democrat but when Kathleen Malloy sent me … Read more

Letters to the Editor for April 11, 2019

Such great support To the Editor: The outpouring support for the Muslim community in the … Read more

Letters to the Editor for April 5, 2019

Closing charter school was wrong To the Editor: The Tuolumne County School Board voted for … Read more

New protections a boon for wildlife, business

The Merced River is my favorite place in the country — there is reverence and … Read more

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