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More smoke and mirrors on health care reform

By kicking in the taxation components immediately and delaying most of the spending increases (and thus the benefits to the...

Original post made by jimf01 on Nov. 5, 2009
There are no comments yet. 828 Views

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Stimulus & bailouts or tax cuts?

It's not right vs left, it is right vs wrong. $2.5 trillion spent on stimulus and bailouts. The federal government collected...

Original post made by jimf01 on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on Apr 1, 2010 at 11:23 am | 14 comments | 828 Views

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Wednesday's weather forecast for Pleasanton, Tri-Valley

Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley are expected to be partly cloudy today with areas of patchy fog in the morning. High temperatures...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
There are no comments yet. 828 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why are Time Hunt's posts restricted to registered members?

What does he have to hide? Perhaps people might start asking dangerous questions if their free speech wasn't stifled? Perhaps...

Original post made by Some Dude on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by BobB, on Apr 9, 2012 at 10:34 pm | 9 comments | 828 Views

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Gun Ownership Freedom Vs. Darwin-Citing Democrats: Who Next Will Democrats Invoke, Calvin and Hobbes?

When dealing with the Democrat Party in this country, we just have to accept that we're not dealing with the brightest bulbs...

Original post made by Charles the Free on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by Charles the Free, on Apr 19, 2013 at 3:09 pm | 8 comments | 828 Views

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Another Initiative!

http://www.independentnews.com/fullstory.php?newsid=570 "The Livermore Airport Citizens Group (LACG) has launched an initiative...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 16, 2009 at 1:40 pm | 8 comments | 827 Views

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Weekly skips news of Obama's BayArea visit ???

Puzzled why Weekly would choose to not report that Obama flew in on Air Force One for the SOLE purpose of speaking at a DEM...

Original post made by Puzzled on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 17, 2009 at 1:35 am | 6 comments | 827 Views

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We have had Republican Governors for 22 years of the last 26.5 years

Since Jerry Brown left office as Governor of California (January 1983) we have had Republican Governors for 22 years of the...

Original post made by dublinmike on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Aug 26, 2010 at 9:52 am | 2 comments | 827 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART to delay scheduled fare increase in 2012

BART directors voted Thursday to delay the agency's next regularly scheduled fare increase in 2012 after receiving unexpected...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 27, 2010 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 827 Views

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Bands on parade

Seventy-six trombones, possibly more, will march through town tomorrow morning as Pleasanton welcomes middle and high school...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Foothill Band Publicity- Steffi Gross, on Oct 22, 2010 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 827 Views

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Pleasanton Chamber to host Business Tradeshow & Mixer tomorrow

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce will host its Spring Tradeshow from 5-7 p.m., Wednesday, April 11 at the Pleasanton Marriott...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by member, on Apr 10, 2012 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 827 Views

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Foothill & Terra Bella family farm plant sale Sunday

Stock up on summer plants from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Sunday, May 6 in in Foothill's north parking lot. Foothill's special education...

Original post made on May. 4, 2012
Last comment by Harriet B. Hind, on May 4, 2012 at 8:49 pm | 2 comments | 827 Views

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77% of Bay Area residents don't support a BART strike

This is up from the mid-60s when the cooling off period began. You can view the poll at any of the Bay Area newspaper, TV,...

Original post made by Joe on Oct. 5, 2013
Last comment by Spacini@yahoo.com, on Oct 6, 2013 at 8:07 pm | 18 comments | 827 Views

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On again, off again state worker furloughs--now on again

A state appeals court Tuesday temporarily reinstated furloughs of three days per month for more than 70,000 state workers. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by itsme, on Mar 31, 2010 at 10:55 pm | 2 comments | 826 Views

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President continues way left and out of control

Here is the video proof http://www.rightpundits.com/?p=5980 moveon.org has already sent an email to its members complaining...

Original post made by radical on Apr. 5, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 5, 2010 at 6:03 pm | 3 comments | 826 Views

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Monday June 14 is Flag Day

I encourage everyone to fly Old Glory! http://www.nationalflagday.com/default.asp The Star Spangled Banner Lyrics By...

Original post made by jimf01 on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Jun 14, 2010 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 826 Views

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Jazz Band Music--Sunol Jazz Cafe in Downtown Sunol overlooked

I am trying to find out why The Pleasanton Weekly does not display info--- (Under the category of Live Music)--- for The...

Original post made by Ellen Bradley on Oct. 14, 2011
There are no comments yet. 826 Views

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New home construction at fastest pace in last 4 years

Nationwide housing production rose by 6.9% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 760,000 units in June, according to newly...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on May 13, 2013 at 10:14 am | 4 comments | 826 Views

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BART ridership drops nearly 10% in year's 3rd quarter

BART's average weekday ridership declined by nearly 10 percent in the most recent quarter compared to the same period a year...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by LiveStrong, on Dec 4, 2009 at 9:08 pm | 1 comment | 825 Views

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P.G & E. & Prop 16. Strange Bedfellows

Any time I hear, "taxpayers rights, freedom to/from" followed by a barrage of media attention & advertising I get suspicious....

Original post made by Nosy Neighbors on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on May 21, 2010 at 2:00 pm | 6 comments | 825 Views
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