TO THE EDITOR:

     The media is out with their polling data showing that it’s hopeless for Republicans.  

     It is all so predictable, all based on Trump hatred. It’s happening on CNN, “Independent voters switching massively to Democrats in run-up to midterm elections!” Since the media hates Trump, they want everybody else too.  

     None of that is true and the Democrats deserve to lose in the midterms because of their tactics, the kinds of things that they are engaging in, based on the Kavanaugh hearings alone.

     What is all the hysteria about?

     If truth mattered to the mainstream media, they would be telling you: “Democrats and the left still do not accept Trump 2016 victory.”

     The media are the creators of the mass hysteria. They and Democrat politicians, leaders in the news and entertainment are guilty of calling millions of Trump supporters fascists, white supremacists, haters, xenophobes and even Nazis! ...

— Sallie Helmer
611 Park St.

     To read the entire letter, see the Oct. 25, 2018 edition of The Ripon Commonwealth Press.