April 12, 2021

Stevens County Times

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Talented and dedicated citizens are reason for hope

Discouraging news surrounds us. It’s hard to hide from. It’s in the newspapers, on television and radio, and on the internet.

Our nation is divided, and our politics are polarized. We are torn apart by disagreements over immigration and by racial divisions. A pandemic has killed over 100,000 Americans and hobbled the economy. Health care is unaffordable for many. Economic inequality is at near-record levels. President Trump is not responsible for all these problems, but his leadership has not helped.

To read Lee Hamilton’s full column, check out our e-edition here.