Forum, Oct. 25, 1976

To the Editors:

How can you say there are "no strong issues gripping the public" [Oct. 4]?

With Watergate still fresh in our minds, with so many people out of work, with the number of people under the poverty level at an alltime high, with inflation still at an unacceptable rate, with taxes gobbling up our whole paycheck —how can you say that?

Anne F. DiCioccio Croton-on-Hudson, N. Y.

The issues for each candidate do not seem to be solutions to unemployment, energy, etc., but whether he is an elephant or an ass.

Carolyn Walker Sacramento, Calif.

Doesn't anyone see that we have two mediocre...