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Are we celebrating Independence Day or a new DEPENDENCE Day?

The answer may lie in next November's election. 35% to 45% of Americans want dependence. If you don't you need to vote in...

Original post made by BringBackIndependence on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by Jane, on Jul 3, 2010 at 9:21 am | 9 comments | 949 Views

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McNerneynomics is Why There is No Recovery

Obamanomics = McNerneynomics = Pelosinomics = Demonomics. It all equals a failed economic stimulus and recovery. (Unless...

Original post made by Lynn on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Aug 17, 2010 at 12:16 am | 2 comments | 949 Views

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Ground Zero Mosque Opponents Have a Lot of Work to Do (with link)

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/bob-cesca/ground-zero-mosque-oppone_b_685164.html By Bob Cesca If we take Sarah Palin,...

Original post made by Stern on Aug. 17, 2010
There are no comments yet. 949 Views

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Food and wine expert to speak at Tri-Valley CVB's luncheon Thursday

The Tri-Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) will hold its 15th Annual Partnership Meeting and luncheon starting at...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by megsdad, on Aug 19, 2010 at 8:54 pm | 1 comment | 949 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly endorses McNerney for Congress

The Pleasanton Weekly today endorsed Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) for re-election on Nov. 2. McNerney is...

Original post made by Chet on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by just a citizen +fam, on Oct 15, 2010 at 8:02 pm | 3 comments | 949 Views

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Gov. Brown - CalPERS is a Ponzt Scheme

"Brown was particularly bothered by a contention in a report by the California Public Employees’ Retirement System that...

Original post made by Arnold on Dec. 2, 2011
Last comment by watching pensions, on Dec 5, 2011 at 9:29 am | 3 comments | 949 Views

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Why California Needs Health Reform

The Health Care Status Quo: Why California Needs Health Reform Congress and the President are working to enact health care...

Original post made by HeathReform.Org on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Links, on Aug 11, 2009 at 1:23 am | 3 comments | 948 Views

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Feinstein thinks not sending troops is putting our young men and women in jeopardy!

Looks like our weak in the knees President is now being pressured by members of his own party. Maybe he should get a poll...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Oct 13, 2009 at 1:47 am | 5 comments | 948 Views

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Things are looking good for getting bailout money back

"CIT Group is the first big bailout loss for taxpayers, but it won't be the last. " http://money.cnn.com/2009/11/02/news/tarp.travails.fortune/index.htm?postversion=2009110214 ...

Original post made by a reader on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Nov 2, 2009 at 1:18 pm | 2 comments | 948 Views

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Another example of our irresponsible CA Legislature

The $11 billion water bond that California voters will be asked to approve next year contains nearly $2 billion in earmarks...

Original post made by jimf01 on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Nov 16, 2009 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 948 Views

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Bernal Avenue improvements could cause delays next week

Starting Monday, drivers can expect minor traffic delays along Bernal Avenue between Valley and Pleasanton avenues as major...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by D W, on May 11, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 1 comment | 948 Views

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Loose chain on "Wacky Worm" ride injures 7 at Alameda County Fair

Five children and two adults suffered minor injuries at the Alameda County Fair in Pleasanton Thursday afternoon when the...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by SUE, on Jul 2, 2010 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 948 Views

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Schwarzenegger vetoes county's right to hike marriage fees to fund domestic violence programs

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's Thursday night veto of legislation that would help fund domestic violence prevention programs...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Ray2447, on Oct 2, 2010 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 948 Views

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Sen. Portman To Reverse On Same-Sex Marriage

Former VP Cheney;Larry Pressler, former Rep. Senator; Bob Barr,former congressman from Georgia and many, many more former...

Original post made by dublinmike on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Mar 22, 2013 at 4:12 pm | 11 comments | 948 Views

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Re: Pension reforms bode well for Pleasanton's future

According to Mr. Bing: “a new three-year agreement Tuesday with the union representing 220 regular city employees that will...

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 | 948 Views

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Cutting through the illusion - The Grand Chessboard

SOTT Focus Cutting through the illusion - The Grand Chessboard Simon Davies SOTT.net Mon, 23 Feb 2009 13:14 UTC The...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 21, 2009
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Primary Care Doctor says he saves the system big bucks but gets only small payments :

This is a GOOD article about Primary care doctors and why they are fed up. Also note an element of “RATIONING” of health...

Original post made by Doc on Aug. 25, 2009
Last comment by Lee, on Aug 26, 2009 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 947 Views

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Obama education czar is for having sex with little boys but against the boy scouts!!!

Kevin Jennings an Obama appointee is gay and a supporter of NAMBLA. Another classic appointment. Read below link. http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/blogs/beltway-co...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Question, on Oct 8, 2009 at 6:31 pm | 7 comments | 947 Views

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Gays do not believe Obama either!!

Thousands protest to put pressure on Obama to live up to his promises. Politicans say they will not be pressured. In the...

Original post made by Rita on Oct. 11, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 11, 2009 at 6:26 pm | 2 comments | 947 Views

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Schwarzenegger agrees to cut state prison population by 40,000 inmates

The administration of Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, yielding to a court order, has given a judicial panel a plan to reduce...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Concerned resident, on Nov 18, 2009 at 1:16 pm | 13 comments | 947 Views
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CIA’s Five Stages of Woe
By Tom Cushing | 30 comments | 1,576 views

Las Positas Foundation CEO Ted Kaye announces his retirement
By Tim Hunt | 4 comments | 1,100 views

Where's the wind?
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 666 views