The Bangor Daily News welcomes commentary from readers. Letters should be no more than 250 words, OpEd commentary should not exceed 650 words. Both may be edited or rejected for clarity, taste, libel and space. If a letter or OpEd is published, submissions by the same writer may not be considered for 60 days. We apologize for being unable to respond to queries.
🗳️ 🇺🇸 Election notice: The BDN will stop accepting letters and OpEds related to the July 14 election on July 7. Not all submissions can be published.