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Senior citizen had to plead for voting rights

Because Jo French had lost her birth certificate, and Arkansas couldn’t find one for her, the 75-year-old resident of Osage County had to persuade Secretary of State Kris Kobach, Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer and a representative of the Attorney General’s Office that she is a citizen and qualified to vote under Kansas’ proof-of-citizenship law.

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To Bernie Sanders’ supporters: The Democratic process worked. Hillary Clinton received more popular votes than Sanders and should receive the nomination.

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The reason the Democrats thought Trump’s speech was so scary is because he told the truth, which we have not heard from Obama or Hillary for the past eight years. They can’t handle the truth.

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If the two most qualified people our country can find to run for president are Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, our country has a serious problem and we’d better figure out how to fix it soon.

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It’s called the Sedgwick County Zoo, not the Zoological Society Zoo. The county commissioners have every right to be more involved in how taxpayer money is spent.

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Opinion Line (July 24)

It would be good for our country if voters would ignore what Democrats say about Trump and ignore what Republicans say about Clinton. Make up your own mind.

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I don’t see how any grandparent could support President Obama or Hillary Clinton. Obama has added $9 trillion to our national debt. Clinton’s campaign promises will add another $10 trillion. This is irreparable damage to our grandchildren.

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