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Federal Health Care will be CHEAP!

Federal Health Care will be CHEAP! President Obama recently revealed the great news that his healthcare plan will lower...

Original post made by Douglas Kendall on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Einstein, on Sep 18, 2009 at 7:55 pm | 17 comments | 1269 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

U.S. Supreme Court to review order to reduce state's prison population

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Monday to review a lower court order requiring the state of California to reduce the population...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 16, 2010 at 10:12 pm | 4 comments | 1269 Views

AROUND TOWN

Re: Pension reforms bode well for Pleasanton's future

Original post made by To: Jeb, City management, City Council on Jun. 4, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on Jun 5, 2013 at 1:08 am | 7 comments | 1269 Views

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British professor says children of same-sex parents 'well-adjusted'

A British professor testified in a same-sex marriage trial in San Francisco Friday that children aren't hurt by having gay...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2010
Last comment by Gunslinger, on Jan 19, 2010 at 9:47 am | 4 comments | 1269 Views

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Yellow jackets sting more than 70 during Alameda County Fair's fireworks show

More than 70 people were stung by yellow jackets at the Alameda County Fair last night after a ground nest was apparently...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Jul 7, 2010 at 10:43 am | 6 comments | 1269 Views

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New faces, politics in redistricting move

The California Citizen's Redistricting Commission is poised to issue its final maps Aug. 15 of congressional, Board of Equalization,...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2011
Last comment by Informed, on Aug 8, 2011 at 11:25 am | 1 comment | 1269 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers have bigger problems than G...

Original post made by Pen on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on May 28, 2009 at 6:45 am | 4 comments | 1268 Views

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California View Makes Texans Sick: Rick Perry Goes on the Offensive

The liberal lamestream media hit a new low when the Sacramento Bee published a cartoon that's mocks Gov. Rick Perry's touting...

Original post made by Rescuing America on Apr. 28, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on May 10, 2013 at 10:17 am | 4 comments | 1268 Views

AROUND TOWN

ACE trains stopped for training exercise cause concerns

If you saw the police and firefighters on the ACE (Altamont Commuter Express) trains Tuesday morning -- don't worry, it's...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Henry, on Jun 3, 2010 at 10:30 pm | 3 comments | 1268 Views

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BART fares to rise by 6.1% July 1 with $2.50 hike in airport surcharge

BART directors voted Thursday to increase fares on July 1, but by less than the 10-percent level originally recommended by...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by ally, on May 31, 2009 at 4:22 pm | 4 comments | 1268 Views

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Former Pleasanton man pleads not guilty to fraud, tax evasion charges

A former Pleasanton resident pleaded not guilty in federal court in Oakland yesterday to charges of fraud and tax evasion...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 7, 2009 at 6:39 pm | 2 comments | 1268 Views

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Valley Humane Society names new executive director

Steve Glavan, who has more than 30 years of experience in nonprofit organization and private sector management, has been...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by PW Reader, on Nov 12, 2010 at 5:43 pm | 1 comment | 1268 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

U.S. education secretary is expected to withhold millions of CA Educational Grant Funds

California threatened with loss of funds if it doesn't use test scores in evaluating teachers Justin Sullivan / Getty Images U.S....

Original post made by Teacher on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Aug 12, 2009 at 3:48 pm | 2 comments | 1267 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LAO 2010-11 Budget Analysis: Proposition 98 and K-12 Education

Here's the California Legislative Analyst's Office report on Schwarzenegger's budget proposals as affects K-12 Education...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 27, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Feb 28, 2010 at 4:13 pm | 3 comments | 1267 Views

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John Ensign - Daddy's Gonna Pay for Your Crashed Car

This is unbelievable: http://tpmmuckraker.talkingpointsmemo.com/2009/07/ensign_still_bringing_dirty_laundry_home_to_be_was.php?ref=fpa "In...

Original post made by Freedom81 on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 10, 2009 at 7:13 pm | 3 comments | 1267 Views

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Sasha and Malia Obama's Quacker School

Interesting school, Sidwell Friends, that Sasha and Melia Obama attend. The school is based upon Quaker Principals, Diversity,...

Original post made by Friends on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Friends, on Aug 8, 2009 at 2:15 pm | 12 comments | 1267 Views

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45,000 American deaths associated with lack of insurance

http://www.cnn.com/2009/HEALTH/09/18/deaths.health.insurance/index.html This article illustrates why health care/health...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Sep 21, 2009 at 12:43 pm | 14 comments | 1267 Views

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Weekly Censors "human trafficking" for the third time

CNN is doing a massive campaign for the cause of HUMAN TRAFFICKING http://thecnnfreedomproject.blogs.cnn.com/2011/10/24/sanctuary-in-cambodian-child-sex-village/ 900,000...

Original post made by Author on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by My opinion, on Oct 30, 2011 at 6:31 pm | 6 comments | 1267 Views

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Geologist calls 4.1 quake 'run of the mill'

The 4.1-magnitude earthquake that rattled the Bay Area Thursday is nothing to be shaken up about, a U.S. Geological Survey...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by Terri, on Jan 8, 2010 at 8:48 am | 1 comment | 1267 Views

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Lawyer who specializes in suing businesses elected president of California attorney regulatory agency

A San Francisco lawyer who specializes in business litigation has been elected president of the State Bar of California for...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by Jerry, on Jul 28, 2010 at 9:35 pm | 4 comments | 1267 Views
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