John A. Tures, Author at LaGrange Daily News

Columns

TURES COLUMN: Support workers and parents with kids by backing early voting

On Election Day, I got to do some exit polling in a conservative town in a bright red county.  I assure you, the results were ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Friday, November 18, 2022 9:30 am

Columns

TURES COLUMN: Did Jan. 6 prevent the big red wave?

The people have spoken. You have spoken. The results of the election are the results. Even though the results are not final until the election is ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Saturday, November 12, 2022 9:30 am

Columns

TURES COLUMN: Is the border really wide open?

The other day, I read a mailing, which claims that President Joe Biden (and Georgia Senator Raphael Warnock) have created a “Wide Open Border” with ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Tuesday, November 1, 2022 9:30 am

Columns

TURES COLUMN: Bipartisan support for low cost insulin

The Georgia Senate debate between the Rev. Raphael Warnock and former college football star Herschel Walker has garnered national attention, as well as a raging ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Tuesday, October 25, 2022 9:30 am

Columns

TURES COLUMN: The death of the pro-life movement

Even before the damaging revelations for a prominent political figure in Georgia became public, the concept of being “pro-life” in politics in America was on ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Friday, October 14, 2022 10:30 am

Columns

TURES COLUMN: 500 year storms are now happening every 5-10 years

People should just understand this storm is having broad impacts across the state, and some of the flooding you’re going to see in areas hundreds ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Wednesday, October 5, 2022 9:30 am

Editorials

OUR VIEW: Community supports Casey’s Cure

Last weekend, the second annual Ride for Casey’s Cure was held at the Elks Lodge in LaGrange. Read more

by John A. Tures, Wednesday, September 21, 2022 11:30 am

Columns

TURES COLUMN: Tribute to Grady Loveless

On September 14, Major Graden “Grady” E. Loveless passed away. He may not get the attention of Queen Elizabeth II’s death, but I’ll be at ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Wednesday, September 21, 2022 10:30 am

Columns

TURES COLUMN: Mirror, mirror on the wall, which tax system is the fairest of them all?

A non-partisan, non-profit tax policy organization made headlines by noting that most Californians pay a smaller share of their income in taxes than they do in ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Saturday, September 17, 2022 11:30 am

Columns

TURES COLUMN: Post-9/11: hard lessons from ignoring soft power

In the aftermath of 9/11, Afghanistan and Iraq, we need to ask ourselves about America’s power, and how best to use it. A pair of ... Read more

by John A. Tures, Friday, September 9, 2022 10:30 am

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