Strom Thurmond

Some sage advice for our senior senator

Some sage advice for our senior senator

To the editor: Harold Meyerson’s recent op-ed urging Sen. Dianne Feinstein not to run again because she would win is puzzling at best. (“Please don’t run again,” Opinion, July 31)

Why would Californians not want the most senior and effective U.S. senator to run — especially in the middle of what may become one of the most contentious presidential investigations in history?

Meyerson says the senator is too old, but I don’t hear him calling for Sen. Chuck Grassley or Sen. John McCain to step down. Some would call that sexist.

Anyone who...

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