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For us to say that you’ve got to take a responsibility to get health insurance is absolutely not a tax increase,

Pres Obama, eating those words? Under the Constitution, Congress can exercise its taxing power to provide for the “general...

Original post made by radical on Jul. 18, 2010
Last comment by Arroyo, on Jul 19, 2010 at 9:01 pm | 2 comments | 896 Views

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McNerney introduces bill with death benefits for military survivors

Bill would refund some taxes of fallen troops By Rick Maze - Staff writer Air Force Times A California lawmaker wants...

Original post made by Chet on Aug. 17, 2010
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Pleasanton Military Families Support Group

Pleasanton Military Families Support Groups' mission is to provide support and comfort to the families of Pleasanton residents...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by Snapshot, on Oct 25, 2010 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 896 Views

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The Pirates of Emerson @ Fairgrounds

Has anyone been to the Pirates of Emerson at the Fairgrounds? It's pretty expensive ($20 per person) so I'd like to know...

Original post made by Maja7 on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by Big Waste, on Oct 26, 2010 at 1:23 pm | 3 comments | 896 Views

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Need a good mechanic shop. Anyone ever use Precision Auto?

Has anyone ever use Precision Auto for car repair? Just want to know how their service and quality is. If you have a better...

Original post made by Car Repair on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by PJ, on Oct 30, 2010 at 11:46 pm | 11 comments | 896 Views

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Readers Choice 2012 - Open Posting

Since the Weekly chose to create a "registered only" forum topic, are we allowed to create an open posting version?...

Original post made by newbie on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by Tracey, on Jul 2, 2012 at 3:13 pm | 3 comments | 896 Views

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No rate increase anticipated for Zone 7 customers until 2014

Zone 7 water users won't see a rate hike until 2014, thanks to ongoing cost-cutting measures from the water agency. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2012
Last comment by Zone 7 and beyond, on Oct 27, 2012 at 2:11 am | 1 comment | 896 Views

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Pleasanton Chamber closing for holidays starting at noon today

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce will close its offices starting at noon Friday and lasting through the holidays. The offices...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Merchant, on Dec 19, 2012 at 9:05 am | 2 comments | 896 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 | 895 Views

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Bayer Exposed HIV Contaminated Vaccine in past

Do you think you can trust BIG PHARMA with you and/or your kids life? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tfbyMj1elB0&feature=channel_page This...

Original post made by mark on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Oct 4, 2009 at 3:15 pm | 4 comments | 895 Views

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Sen Hatch asks Obama to get involved in the BCS???

It cannot get any dumber than this. Just when Obama is trying seperate himself from anything tangible a Republican Senator...

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by @@@, on Oct 23, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 3 comments | 895 Views

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T-Bones, BBQ, Tater Salad & Beer

It's around noon, and I have been looking forward to today all week. The BBQ is out in the backyard along with my charcoal,...

Original post made by P-Town Dude on May. 29, 2010
Last comment by Home Town, on May 30, 2010 at 10:03 am | 2 comments | 895 Views

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Buy books online to support Friends of the Library

Did you know you can buy books from the Friends of the Library at Amazon.com? The Friends have a year-round magazine and...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Irene Inman, on Jun 14, 2010 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 895 Views

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Honor Mom with a public proclamation of love

Mother's Day is right around the corner. Honor your Mom by letting everyone know how special she is and why right here on...

Original post made by I love Mom! on Apr. 21, 2011
Last comment by G, on Apr 27, 2011 at 2:57 pm | 3 comments | 895 Views

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Investment firm employees donate to scholarship fund

Employees at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney's Berkeley branch have contributed $822 to the Tri-Valley Community Foundation's...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by PR Stunt, on Jul 13, 2011 at 12:02 pm | 2 comments | 895 Views

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Food Stamp Recipient Kids Being Fattened Up with Tax Payer Money?

According to the US Census Bureau, since 1996, more children are living in poverty today than in 1996 while the number of...

Original post made by Anti Government Waste on Aug. 16, 2013
Last comment by Janna, on Aug 21, 2013 at 8:41 pm | 8 comments | 895 Views

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LAST CHANCE TO OBJECT: 2nd reading for final approval of high-density apartment complex on Bernal & Stanley at 8/20 City Council Meeting

At a special meeting on August 6th, the Pleasanton City Council unanimously approved construction of a 345-unit apartment...

Original post made by Concerned resident on Aug. 16, 2013
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Referral for Cognitive Behavioral Therapist

I'm looking for a cognitive behavioral therapist for public speaking anxiety/phobia. Does anyone know one they would recommend?...

Original post made by Vivian on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Opaque, on Oct 15, 2009 at 7:15 am | 3 comments | 894 Views

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Federal judge blocks cuts in state's home care services

A federal judge in Oakland Monday blocked planned state budget cuts in home care services for 133,000 low-income senior citizens...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Tom, on Oct 22, 2009 at 12:05 am | 5 comments | 894 Views

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Urgent Request to Meet in D.C. at the Capitol Steps at 12 Noon...If You Want to Preserve Freedom for Your Family and for the Country

According to Michele Bachmann (R-Minn), it appears that the House will be voting on the 2000+ page National Healthcare bill....

Original post made by Dave on Nov. 2, 2009
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