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Don't call capitol design un-Alaskan

Ben Madison's indictment of the capitol design competition (letters to the editor, March 7) and those involved is unfair, inaccurate...
Be careful about income statistics

When reading Ben Madison's letter about wages and Wal-Mart I was confused by his misuse of statistics. According to the Census Bureau, $55,143...
Welcomes Wal-Mart

I am writing in response to Ben Madison's letter "Disputing Wal-Mart Managers Argument." What a read, but I would like to ask you what state you are living in...
Manager says Wal-Mart critics are wrong

Letter writer Ben Madison is absolutely right about consumers welcoming Wal-Mart to help them deal with the high cost of living ("Save Juneau from Wal-Mart's...
Designs wasted time, money allowing such a calamity. Build a new capitol building, but remember it's a capitol building. As for Botelho, he should fire the entire Planning Commission and resign for allowing such waste in our government. Ben Madison Juneau
Do I hear double speak?

...child. Let those kind of people who throw mud from across the fence enjoy their tyrannical views. After all, isn't that what the military is in Iraq and Afghanistan to protect? Honor, courage, commitment. Cpl. Ben Madison, USMC
There are other options than GCI

...on a hike, or better yet, maybe even teaching them how to read a book. Depending on the television for family entertainment is far worse for their development than simply losing The Hallmark Channel. Ben Madison Cherry Point, N.C.
Keep it Alaskan

...shows people where we've been and where we are going. But don't spend millions of the city/state's dollars on some design that does not now, nor ever will, fit into our state's history or Juneau's decor. Ben Madison Juneau
Save Juneau from Wal-Mart's ills

...lost your way and need guidance. As a whole, we as a community need to stand up and take the high road and put a stop to Wal-Mart coming to our area. We owe it to our business community, ourselves, and our city. Ben Madison Juneau
Move the school

...for the lack of a new school. There was no clear insight to how the school was to be funded after it's construction. Why don't we eliminate the existing school and pour all funds for the high school into a new one? Ben Madison Juneau


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