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July 13, 2009

Re "A national symbol at risk in D.C.," Column One, July 4

It would seem only fitting that the Department of Homeland Security would take the very symbol of American freedom from Americans. The so-called Patriot Act has already done a pretty good job of restricting citizens' rights; why not complete the job?

Jeff Button

San Clemente


I hope there are enough smart people left in Washington to point out that the Department of Homeland Security can build somewhere else than in protected habitat.

Ellis Glazier

La Paz, Mexico

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