Letters to the Editor

Parking enforcement overstatedRestricted Content

July 7, 2012
Sensors in Indianapolis do not alert an enforcement officer when time on a meter has expired.
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Renewing democracyRestricted Content

July 7, 2012
I was heartened to see John Mutz’s [June 16 Forefront column] about Parker Palmer’s newest book, “Healing the Heart of Democracy: The Courage to Create a Politics Worthy of the Human Spirit.”
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Law selectively enforcedRestricted Content

July 7, 2012
Peter Rusthoven [June 25] correctly criticized President Obama’s decision to invade the province of Congress by taking steps to effectively enact the Dream Act through omission.
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‘Ethics’ in perspectiveRestricted Content

July 7, 2012
In his rambling essay on everyday ethics, Bruce Hetrick [June 25] introduces us to David Brower, a “leading environmentalist” with a “penchant for expressing bold ideas in blunt terms.”
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Jefferson also said…Restricted Content

July 7, 2012
Thomas Jefferson could hardly be further from today’s liberal/progressive agenda [Hetrick, June 11].
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Another idea to merge local not-for-profitsRestricted Content

July 7, 2012
I applaud the Little Red Door Cancer Agency [June 18] in taking a step that many not-for-profits should consider: merging to better serve constituents and utilize donor contributions.
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Learning the new bike rulesRestricted Content

June 30, 2012
I would like to share my opinion on three of [Morris commentary, June 18] points.
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Kennedy wrong on jobsRestricted Content

June 23, 2012
Sheila Suess Kennedy suggested [June 4] that job creation and the wages of working Hoosiers drastically trail the national average. Here are the facts:
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Deal with the scofflawsRestricted Content

June 23, 2012
After reading Greg Morris’ [June 18] commentary “Cyclists, do your part to share the road,” I had an epiphany—a way for the city to make money and a way to save money.
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Get bikes off busy streetsRestricted Content

June 23, 2012
Spot on! [Morris’ June 18 commentary] on bicyclists was perfect. In my experience cyclists are rude and inconsiderate.
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Angie's List suit laughableRestricted Content

June 23, 2012
Your [June 4] article on the federal lawsuit initiated by Angie’s List against its largest online competitor, ServiceMagic, made us laugh.
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Lugar's age was issueRestricted Content

June 23, 2012
Peter Rusthoven [May 28] forgot one important reason why people did not vote for Dick Lugar and it has nothing to do with tea.
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Funds help launch Carmel arts centerRestricted Content

June 23, 2012

The Center for the Performing Arts just finished a monumental season of programming. Well over 100,000 guests visited, making the center and its Palladium concert hall one of the region’s most visible destinations.

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Package liquor stores aren't so responsibleRestricted Content

June 16, 2012
It is not surprising to read Jon Sinder's [June 11 letter] tired old defense of Indiana's archaic liquor laws by somehow suggesting the package liquor store industry is more responsible when it comes to selling alcoholic beverages.
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Immigrant column spot-onRestricted Content

June 16, 2012
Very uplifting [June 11 Maurer commentary]. Your question is well posed and it points to the historical "need" for scapegoats.
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Conexus supports governor's Major MovesRestricted Content

June 16, 2012
We appreciate the [June 4] attention given to the Conexus Indiana Logistics Council and our work to address Indiana's long-term infrastructure gap.
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Wells' credibility hurtRestricted Content

June 16, 2012
In mid to late May, many news outlets [May 14 IBJ] covered a story with Indianapolis International Airport board President Mike Wells prominently reporting that the airport suffered a $31.3 million operating loss in 2011.
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The case for stock optionsRestricted Content

June 16, 2012
Your executive compensation headlines [June 4] makes one think about the fairness of such large awards.
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Liquor laws necessaryRestricted Content

June 9, 2012
Greg Morris' [June 4] commentary calling for further deregulation of Indiana's alcohol laws is simply reckless and uninformed, as we have one of the most deregulated alcohol markets.
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Liquor laws are absurdRestricted Content

June 9, 2012
Thank you for the intelligent and cogent commentary [June 4] on our less-than-intelligent and cogent liquor laws, clearly a holdover from the temperance days now serving a narrow group with good lobbyists.
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Green energy no panaceaRestricted Content

June 2, 2012
Chris O’Malley’s [May 28] article on the Sierra Club left out some rather stunning statistics.
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Simon grossly overpaidRestricted Content

June 2, 2012
Having experienced a somewhat predictable rejection of the proposed compensation package for CEO David Simon, the board of Simon Property Group now will propose a lesser amount which, by comparison, will seem reasonable.
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Taxes from big incomes leaving Marion CountyRestricted Content

June 2, 2012
Despite the location of Simon Property Group’s tax-subsidized headquarters in Indianapolis, Marion County income tax coffers will see little impact from David Simon’s compensation.
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Smoking, family values inconsistent at bestRestricted Content

May 26, 2012
I don't understand how Angel Rivera can write that Ryan Vaughn is a man of family values.
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Kennedy misunderstands conservative RepublicansRestricted Content

May 26, 2012
For the life of me, I don't understand Sheila Suess Kennedy at all and, of course, she doesn't get me.
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