America first? How? By burning more coal while the world goes green? Building a wall? Threatening to rip up treaties? We can’t even decide how our citizens should see a doctor. We are becoming America worst, compliments of a show-biz, dangerously ignorant president who has trouble stating facts and likes to push the world around.

I end with a comment for a regular conservative contributor to this newspaper, Tim McCumber, and anyone unfortunate enough to share his views: A bankrupt nation can feed everyone if it has friends.

Jeff Monfort, Portage