Time to cast your vote

There’s a big question on Tuesday’s general election ballot: who will be the next President of the United States?

 

The answer to that question is Mitt Romney.

The most important task for our next president will be to improve our failing economy. Romney is better suited to do that than Obama. Once the economy is back on track everything else will fall into place. Printing more money IS NOT the solution. Our country needs a president that understands the challenges facing our economy and has reasonable solutions to fix the problems.

Romney can do that.

Whether or not you agree, your vote Tuesday is important. In addition to the president, Peninsula voters will be casting ballots for the U.S. House of Representative as well as members of the Alaska Legislature. Also on the ballot, $453 million in transportation project bonds, a measure to convene a state constitutional convention, and a slate of judges up for retention.

Polls are open Tuesday, from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Please vote.

Central — Soldotna Sports Center

Funny River 1 — Funny River Community Center

Funny River 2 — KPB Assembly Chambers

K-Beach — Kalifornsky Beach Fire Station

Kasilof — Kasilof Fire Station

Kenai No. 1 — Kenai Mall (Old Carrs Mall)

Kenai No. 2 — Challenger Learning Center

Kenai No. 3 — Kenai Senior Center

Mackey Lake — KPB Assembly Chambers

Nikiski — Nikiski Senior Center

Ninilchik — Ninilchik Senior Center

Salamatof — Nikiski Fire Hall No. 1

Soldotna — Soldotna City Hall

Sterling 1 — CES Sterling Fire Station

Sterling 2 — Sterling Baptist Church

More

Editorial: An abdication of responsibility?

Last week, the Alaska Senate passed an update to criminal justice reform legislation — then adjourned and headed home. The action prompted criticism from the... Read more

Op-ed: Roy Moore loses the ‘he said/she said’

Roy Moore’s reputation depends on denying that he dated teenage girls as a grown man, and yet he can’t quite bring himself to do it.... Read more

What others say: Trump administration breathes life into Alaska

A year ago to the day from this writing, Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton in a political upset for the ages that both Democrats and... Read more

What others say: Bergdahl, ship collision report highlight issues in military

The military is one of the few institutions that Americans still hold in high esteem, but that should never be taken for granted. Two events... Read more