Re "Floodplain dwellers should pay full cost for levees" (Another View, Feb. 22): That Tom McClintock is a real piece of work. One minute he argues that people in the floodplain should pay the full cost for levees, but in the very same piece, complains about an "onerous parcel tax" imposed on those who choose to live in fire-prone areas.
What's it gonna be? Are you for personal responsibility or not?
-- Powell Svendsen, Rancho Murieta