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Brown cuts 400 'positions' in prison system to reduce costs

Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. Tuesday announced "long overdue" personnel and program restructuring at the California Department...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Wesley G., on Jun 2, 2011 at 6:56 am | 3 comments | 1616 Views

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Next Alameda County Redistricting Meeting is 6/28/2011

The date and logistics for the next supervisorial redistricting meeting on June 28, 2011 have been posted. No Agenda. No...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Billie, on Jun 24, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 3 comments | 1419 Views

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Socialist McNerney Votes to Further Bankrupt America...(Votes Against 'Cut, Cap & Balance')

Not surprisingly, the Obama & McNerney & Co. continue their WAR against America. Our (mis-)Representative -- Jerry McNerney...

Original post made by Chris on Jul. 20, 2011
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Jul 20, 2011 at 8:38 pm | 3 comments | 1329 Views

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Transportation commission, other government units to leave Alameda County for San Francisco

In a blow to Oakland, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission voted 12-2 at a marathon meeting this week in favor of relocating...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by Jason, on Aug 4, 2011 at 9:52 am | 3 comments | 1770 Views

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Bachmann Obama and Fairy Tales

Michelle Bachmann was scheduled to appear at the Waterloo, Iowa Straw Caucus event but was late. Now that's not unusual....

Original post made by Hummm! on Aug. 16, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 16, 2011 at 10:53 pm | 3 comments | 1408 Views

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Hmmm...Here's Wall Street's Opinion of Obama's "Jobs Plan"...

Not surprising to see up-close and in-person the graphic response of Wall Street regarding the MSM's uber hyped Obama "Jobs...

Original post made by Deliberate Job Plan Failure on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by JP, on Sep 9, 2011 at 11:51 am | 3 comments | 1277 Views

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Hurricane, heavy rains show importance of flood insurance

As homeowners across the East Coast weathered Hurricane Irene and the heavy rains that followed, the importance of flood...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by R. Jensen, on Sep 21, 2011 at 5:37 am | 3 comments | 1545 Views

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Pharm company donates to Brown's campaign - 2 days after he signs vaccination bill

Thought this was interesting. Explains a lot. Two days after Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation allowing children 12...

Original post made by Corruption looms large on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by maja7, on Oct 26, 2011 at 9:20 am | 3 comments | 1375 Views

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Will these Preambles be the next targets of Obama, the ACLU, the leftist Courts and other Democrats?

I thought it might be worth reminding people about the Preambles to our "57" States. These "offensive" Preambles! Offensive...

Original post made by ! on Jan. 24, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 24, 2012 at 9:49 pm | 3 comments | 1717 Views

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Pelosi: "God Bless Them" ... OWS'ers Storm Oakland City Hall and Burn American Flag

This is the Modern Democrat Party on parade. http://weaselzippers.us/2012/01/29/occupy-oakland-protesters-storm-city-hall-burn-american-flag/ How's...

Original post made by Obama\'s America on Jan. 29, 2012
Last comment by Nomad, on Jan 29, 2012 at 11:23 am | 3 comments | 1616 Views

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ValleyCare earns 'Gold Seal' award for joint replacement program

ValleyCare Health System has earned the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for its joint replacement programs for hips...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Aurmedtouindia, on Feb 16, 2012 at 10:13 pm | 3 comments | 1595 Views

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Amador grad tackling prostitution in Central America

Ryan Mackle, 19, first traveled to Central America to help out at a village school in the Honduran jungle. But now he is...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 28, 2012 at 8:04 pm | 3 comments | 3402 Views

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Home sales, job creation could rise with sensible lending standards

New survey findings, combined with an analysis of historic credit scores and loan performance, show home sales could be notably...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2012
Last comment by D X, on Oct 16, 2012 at 1:48 pm | 3 comments | 3432 Views

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Nanny State Expands, Creates New Hunger Games for Starving Students

The Obama administration proposed regulations Friday that would prohibit U.S. schools from selling so-called unhealthy snacks. ...

Original post made by Fed Up on Feb. 2, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 2, 2013 at 2:04 pm | 3 comments | 1687 Views

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Obama's Approval Ratings Through the Roof! Proving Spread of Disease of Liberalism

As President Obama faces a tough showdown with congressional Republicans over the looming sequestration cuts, a new poll...

Original post made by Wither America? on Feb. 20, 2013
Last comment by Unphased by facts, on Feb 21, 2013 at 12:15 pm | 3 comments | 1433 Views

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Need part-time legislature

Here is a great reason why we should go to a part-time legislature. In California, the legislature has proposed 2,189 bills...

Original post made by enough on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by part-timer, on Feb 27, 2013 at 12:14 am | 3 comments | 1434 Views

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All lanes open at I-580/I-680 interchange following big-rig collision, fuel spill overnight

All lanes are open following a big rig collision and fuel spill on westbound I-580 in Pleasanton early this morning, according...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by Ptown native, on Mar 7, 2013 at 10:05 am | 3 comments | 4733 Views

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Obama Hates on Fellow Americans: Steps Off American Soil and Shows His AntiPatriotic Zeal

A hot microphone caught President Obama in a moment of candor on Wednesday as he was greeted on the tarmac in Israel for...

Original post made by Tea Party Power on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Vinnie, on Mar 20, 2013 at 7:32 pm | 3 comments | 1510 Views

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Obama's Sequester Cuts Hit D.C. Visitors Hardest of All

Senators voted Wednesday to keep the White House closed to public tours, turning back a GOP-led effort to free up money to...

Original post made by Free Citizen on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Milo Thompson III, on Mar 23, 2013 at 12:35 am | 3 comments | 1536 Views

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Union Wages Are Outrageous: Why Do Corporations Stay in the United States?

A new study offers proof positive that unions' wages are way out of line with the rest of America -- or at least the America...

Original post made by Pinkerton Policy Is Freedom on Apr. 16, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on May 3, 2013 at 1:39 pm | 3 comments | 11923 Views
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