×

Reader Says Reed Wasn’t Treated Justly

To The Reader’s Forum:

The recent town hall meeting with Congressman Tom Reed in Falconer on Nov. 8, along with previous meetings in the past, shows a huge rudeness and discourtesy on the part of some of the attendees.

There is never an appropriate time at a public meeting to shout down a public official. There are correct and courteous ways to voice your concerns, such as writing a letter or contacting Mr. Reed’s office personally. Just because a few individuals vehemently disagree with their elected public official does not mean they can or should hijack a public meeting.

It is high time to restore courtesy and politeness when attending any public meeting. If certain individuals cannot contain themselves at such occasions, I would highly recommend that you get some mental health counseling and try to improve your manners.

Philip Caflisch,

Lakewood

Newsletter

Today's breaking news and more in your inbox

I'm interested in (please check all that apply)
   

COMMENTS