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Bloom Energy closing manufacturing operation in California

Bloom Energy has announced that due to high costs of manufacturing and cash flow issues it will be moving its manufacturing...

Original post made by Ken on Aug. 23, 2013
Last comment by China, on Aug 25, 2013 at 8:31 pm | 16 comments | 3511 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Republican AGAINST measure G

A recent posting online complained that he/she was a republican who was voting for measure G because he/she HAD NO CHOICE,...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on May. 25, 2009
Last comment by for Katie, on May 26, 2009 at 11:03 pm | 6 comments | 1571 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Who paid for all those Yes on G signs?

It is interesting to see all the Yes on G signs around town. These are not cheap hand-painted grass-roots signs stapled to...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on May. 31, 2009
Last comment by Bel, on Jun 2, 2009 at 4:06 pm | 14 comments | 1588 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G Oversight Committee Has No Clout

Quoted from the text of measure G: "an independent citizen oversight committee with a minimum of seven members shall be...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on May. 31, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 1, 2009 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 1659 Views

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President Obama Walks the Talk with Budget Slashing

I was pleased to see that President Obama took the axe and red ink to the proposed federal budget, removing one-half of one...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on May. 8, 2009
Last comment by Smart enough to know very little, on May 8, 2009 at 10:46 pm | 6 comments | 1963 Views

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Schwarzenegger proposes selling San Quentin and other state assets

Gov. Schwarzenegger has proposed selling San Quentin and other state assets as a way to raise money to offset the budget...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on May 14, 2009 at 4:08 pm | 4 comments | 2149 Views

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Give Them the Tools? Give me a break!

A recent radio ad in favor of the state propositions really torqued me off this weekend. It says that voting in favor of...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on May. 18, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1956 Views

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Gov. Schwarzenegger things we are "confused and angry"

During a press conference on Monday, surrounded by San Jose fire department union supporters, Gov. Schwarzenegger explained...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on May 19, 2009 at 1:34 pm | 10 comments | 2031 Views

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Give Him Credit...

Obama pushed through his credit card revision act last week. Once again he has kept his promise to FIRE - AIM - READY on...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on May. 26, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1973 Views

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Queen Elizabeth to Receive Link to D-Day Events

I now know why President Obama gave Queen Elizabeth an iPod during their state visit a few months back. This allows the President...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on May. 28, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2000 Views

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Obama's national healthcare makes no sense to me - FOR UNREGISTERED USERS

I don't know why Einstein restricted comments to registered users of this site. Even Einstein would know that the more information...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 24, 2009 at 5:01 pm | 24 comments | 2085 Views

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Tera'bama

With the trillions of debt dollars that Obama is insisting on running up, I going to start referring to him at Tera'bama...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Don't spend it till you got it, on Jul 6, 2009 at 8:53 pm | 4 comments | 1618 Views

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Solution to future Budget Deadlocks in CA?

Quoted from Tri Valley Herald article reporting on declaration of fiscal emergency on Thursday: "Under the declaration,...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Alison, on Jul 3, 2009 at 2:49 pm | 1 comment | 4624 Views

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Unintended Consequences and Rush to Health Care Reform

How many times in the last year have you read reports about the "unintended consequences" of poorly thought out legislation,...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by Jon, on Jul 17, 2009 at 12:57 am | 2 comments | 1443 Views

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Obama - Gaffe or Freudian?

Quote from Obama's recent speech on healthcare: "The reforms we seek would bring greater competition, choice, savings and...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Big Poppa, on Jul 22, 2009 at 1:32 am | 6 comments | 1446 Views

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CALPERS Want to Pick Your Pocket

CALPERS investments lost nearly 25% in the last year, so they are now talking about replacing their losses by charging our...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 22, 2009 at 12:01 pm | 3 comments | 1490 Views

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It's not about your health...it's about OBAMA

Dems Start To Push Back Hard To Prevent A 'Waterloo' Wednesday, July 22, 2009 by Anna Edney, with Kasie Hunt and Peter...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Pete, on Jul 22, 2009 at 5:37 pm | 7 comments | 1465 Views

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Members of Congress Must Participate in Public Plan - NOT!

Members of Congress Must Participate in Public Plan July 16, 2009 (Washington, DC) – Today U.S. Congressman Dean Heller...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Nancy, on Jul 24, 2009 at 1:09 pm | 3 comments | 1430 Views

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Biden Speaks Out on Russia

Check out this piece of diplomacy from our VP Joe Biden: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/07/27/AR2009072701154_pf.html I'm...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Jul 28, 2009 at 8:33 am | 4 comments | 1474 Views

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No Apology from a weak, spineless president

Obama's inability to acknowledge his thoughtless, racist remark regarding the arrest of prof. Gates is foreshadowed in his...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Liberal, on Aug 1, 2009 at 5:08 pm | 40 comments | 5243 Views
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