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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 | 1087 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 | 1016 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 | 1012 Views

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Beware - Fundraising Ripoff

I just received a call from a fundraising group asking for donations that would be used to send CARE packages to our Servicemen...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by SteveP, on Jul 23, 2009 at 10:55 am | 9 comments | 945 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 | 1050 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 | 4624 Views

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What health coverage could you buy for $25,000?

I'm interested in others' thoughts on the cost of providing health care to the 30 to 40 million uninsured individuals in...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 1, 2009 at 8:23 pm | 5 comments | 1105 Views

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Is your Paycheck NEXT?

The House vote on limiting Wall Street bonuses is the first step on a very slippery slope to allowing our government to dictate...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by Gary, on Aug 2, 2009 at 10:16 pm | 5 comments | 1043 Views

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White House: 'War on terrorism' is over

Boy, was I glad to read this headline. Here's the rest of the right-speak if you are interested. http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/aug/06/white-house-war-terrorism-over/?f...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Reported, on Aug 7, 2009 at 8:22 pm | 19 comments | 1357 Views

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Obama "Get out of the Way" - Good Idea!

Recent quote from Obama: "I don't want the folks who created the mess to do a lot of talking. I want them to get out of...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Jean, on Aug 7, 2009 at 1:17 pm | 9 comments | 1097 Views

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White House Move to Collect 'Fishy' Info May Be Illegal, Critics Say

Duh!?!?! Where is the outrage from the left that would have materialized if the Bush administration had done this? Does...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Aug 10, 2009 at 9:07 pm | 13 comments | 1123 Views

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Obama: ‘It’s the Post Office That’s Always Having Problems’

Check out this video where Obama compares government-run national healthcare to the post office http://www.breitbart.tv/obama-its-the-post-office-thats-always-having-problems/ ...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Big Poppa, on Aug 11, 2009 at 8:24 pm | 1 comment | 972 Views

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How to run a Townhall Meeting

Thank you Nancy for reminding us of how to run a townhall meeting. http://www.breitbart.tv/06-flashback-pelosi-tells-anti-war-protesters-im-a-fan-of-disruptors/ Perhaps...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Aug 14, 2009 at 5:17 pm | 4 comments | 987 Views

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Rep. Massa: I will vote against the interests of my district

So much for a representative democracy. It is this type of thinking that causes many of us to work for making in-cumbents...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 17, 2009 at 11:23 pm | 1 comment | 1038 Views

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McNerney to speak August 25, Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce

Jerry McNerney will be addressing a luncheon meeting of the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce on August 25. Here is a link to...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 988 Views

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Lunch with Jerry McNerney, August 25

Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce is hosting a lunch with Jerry McNerney, August 25. This is open to all but requires reservations....

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1072 Views

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Obama creates jobs...in Brazil!

All the hype during the Obama campaign about creating jobs in the US, punishing US companies that ship jobs overseas, and...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 21, 2009 at 2:33 pm | 18 comments | 1199 Views

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Firms with Obama ties profit from health push

Isn't this the type of cronyism that Obama promised would "change" when he was elected? http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090819/ap_on_go_pr_wh/us_health_care_consultants The...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 20, 2009 at 2:44 pm | 5 comments | 963 Views

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Stimulus Package Features Funding For Sex Research Projects

Is this really what we expected the Obama stimulus monies to be spent for? http://www.nypost.com/seven/08242009/news/nationalnews/sex_study_stimulus_186153.htm If...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 24, 2009
There are no comments yet. 949 Views

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AARP - A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing - Beware

I just received an email from AARP (I've been a member for nearly 10 years) urging me to voice my opinion on healthcare reform...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 28, 2009 at 9:41 pm | 25 comments | 1713 Views
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