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How Industry Affects Legislation

"To understand how the pharmaceutical industry is helping to shape the nation’s health care policies, it helps to understand...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 28, 2009 at 9:12 am | 6 comments | 967 Views

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I guess Socialists are more profitable that Capitalists - GM is profitable

GM turned a profit last quarter. It's first since 2007. Last year at this time, right before being taken over by those evil...

Original post made by anti-stupid brigade on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by john, on May 20, 2010 at 7:10 pm | 15 comments | 967 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 | 967 Views

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A Month of Birthday Lunches!

Well, the secret is out. The Daily Meal named Danville one of nine "small food towns." According to Danville Weekly’s online...

Original post made by jlovemarshall@yahoo.com on Apr. 21, 2011
There are no comments yet. 967 Views

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Are BCS rankings just a bunch of BS?

For weeks, David Shaw has avoided discussions about the BCS rankings. But as the regular season draws to a close, he finally...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by hoops, on Nov 23, 2011 at 1:28 pm | 3 comments | 967 Views

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(Reposting with corrected link) What EVERY US citizen should know about the Cash for Clunkers and Obamacare Progs...

Most US citizens DO NOT KNOW what else they are signing up for when they turn in their Clunker. Thiis is VERY SCARY! Watch...

Original post made by Paul on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 14, 2009 at 7:22 pm | 11 comments | 966 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 | 966 Views

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Tailors in or around Pleasanton?

Would anyone have some recommendations on a tailor in or near Pleasanton? I need to have some pants hemmed and would like...

Original post made by Qwerty on Feb. 15, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 18, 2010 at 7:21 pm | 7 comments | 966 Views

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Would anyone like a debate between McNerney and Harmer?

I personally would love to witness a debate between McNerney and Harmer, as I believe such a debate would be declared a "no...

Original post made by Marsha on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by debate4you, on Sep 9, 2010 at 3:58 pm | 11 comments | 966 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
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Rep. Jerry McNerney Keeping the money?

CA-11 Rep Jerry McNerney has taken donations from Craig Newmark, whose Craigslist classified ad website profited in part...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Sep 17, 2010 at 9:42 pm | 10 comments | 966 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 | 966 Views

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Plan Bay Area Will Not Go to Vote of the People

I had to laugh so hard when I read a paper yesterday with an article on Plan Bay Area with ABAG and MTC dictating what our...

Original post made by agree on Jul. 12, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 12, 2013 at 8:19 pm | 2 comments | 966 Views

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The Great Horror Campout In Pleasanton -- Do We Really Need This in Our Town?

Just saw that the Fairgrounds is hosting "The Great Horror Campout" on 7/11/2014 and 7/12/2014, see http://www.greathorrorcampout.com/...

Original post made by Too Much for PTown on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by IWouldFilePoliceReport, on Jul 3, 2014 at 12:18 pm | 15 comments | 966 Views

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Palins 39% approval rating-Going DOWN!

"Thirty-nine percent of people questioned in a CNN/Opinion Research Corporation survey released Wednesday have a favorable...

Original post made by Darrin on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by Parent of Two, on Aug 13, 2009 at 3:44 pm | 6 comments | 965 Views

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Letter: 3 reasons for 'no' on D

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6897 posted Friday, April 16, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Apr 17, 2010 at 9:43 pm | 10 comments | 965 Views

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Prop 17 - The auto insurance company's initiative

Prop 17, the auto insurance company’s initiative, is written in a way that would lead you to believe auto insurance companies...

Original post made by Rae on May. 18, 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 | 965 Views

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Letters

<B>Laursen perfect choice Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7544 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by voter, on Oct 29, 2010 at 6:38 pm | 2 comments | 965 Views

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Lakoff: How to Rescue the American Dream

"There is a distinction between government as the administration of what we, as a public, provide each other, as opposed...

Original post made by Grace on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Bob, on Aug 1, 2011 at 9:43 am | 5 comments | 965 Views
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The ‘Free’ Community College Forum
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A rare demolition in Pleasanton
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Insuring your laterals
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Can You Get a Job with That?
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 101 views