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Readers sound off on inspectors general, ranked choice voting and Mitch McConnell

Silence is very bad for democracy

Manhattan: The sign of a healthy democracy is to allow criticisms to be publicly aired. The Trump administration’s attempts to silence Michael Atkinson, inspector general of the intelligence community, is alarming. It is an affront to all Americans, and blatantly...

IGs, like Pokorny, are the public's watchdogs. ...