Letters to the Editor

June 21, 2013 12:00 AM

Letters to the editor on state overtime, Kobach intimidation, arts funding, losing freedoms, gun control, diverse nation

The Eagle reported on the amount of overtime needed because of the exodus of state employees (“Overtime part of the job for some state workers,” June 9 Eagle). Anyone with the tiniest grain of business sense knows the value of keeping skilled employees. Yet licensed electricians and plumbers and heating, ventilation and air conditioning technicians, as well as skilled building and grounds maintenance people, are taking home less pay than they did four years ago.

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