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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 1351 Views

AROUND TOWN

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...

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 | 1351 Views

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ANOTHER PRIME TIME ADDRESS

Barack Obama, well rested from his vacation is planning ANOTHER major "prime time" health care address next week after Labor...

Original post made by Jasbo on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by Arroyo, on Sep 3, 2009 at 5:47 pm | 28 comments | 1350 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama -- Wall Street's best friend

Some people who voted for Obama during what was the worst financial crisis since the great depression, thought that his administration...

Original post made by a reader on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Sep 28, 2009 at 9:54 pm | 3 comments | 1350 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

More Americans believe Obama is a Muslim

Just another problem for the incompetent President Usama Obama. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/08/19/barack-obama-muslim_n_687360.html...

Original post made by Ahab the Arab on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by BARF0, on Aug 23, 2010 at 10:21 am | 4 comments | 1350 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

ABC, CBS, MSNBC, NBC and NPR Ignore Death Threats to Wisconsin Republicans

If this doesn't convince you that the major media are allied with the democrat left, then you're not paying attention. http://www.newsbusters.org/blogs/noel-sheppard/2011/03/13/...

Original post made by Chris on Mar. 14, 2011
Last comment by Answer to what?, on Mar 16, 2011 at 1:21 pm | 9 comments | 1350 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama, McNerney and Other Dems vs. John Galt

Who is John Galt? He is a person who, out of his own self-interest, is a producer. He is one who contributes to the gross...

Original post made by Chris on Mar. 26, 2011
Last comment by Rand, on Mar 30, 2011 at 10:08 am | 8 comments | 1350 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is the Mural on an Eyesore Warehouse a Joke?

Has the Pleasanton City Council and/or Planning Commission heard the phase “you can’t make a silk purse out of a sow’s...

Original post made by \"Sore Eyes\" Charley on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Downtowner, on Dec 4, 2009 at 11:09 am | 7 comments | 1350 Views

AROUND TOWN

Human Services Commission meets tonight

City of Pleasanton's Human Services Commission will meet tonight at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 6, in the City Council Chambers,...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Don Wilson, on Oct 6, 2010 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 1350 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1350 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Furlough Days, Kids Club & YMCA

May 28 and June 1 are furlough days for Pleasanton schools. In an email parents have been told Kids Club and the YMCA will...

Original post made by Double Whammy on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by what?, on May 18, 2010 at 2:35 pm | 2 comments | 1349 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

John Stossel (ABC News) Videoclip: Will Obamacare Kill Medical Innovation?

An eye opener...(a short 6:23 min.) http://foundry.heritage.org/2009/08/05/will-obamacare-kill-medical-innovation/ ...

Original post made by Concerned on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 5, 2009 at 10:39 pm | 1 comment | 1349 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 | 1349 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Joaquin GOP candidate withdraws to support Harmer in 11th Congressional District race

San Joaquin County businessman Robert Beadles has withdrawn as a candidate for the Republican nomination in the 11th Congressional...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Apr 27, 2010 at 10:21 am | 18 comments | 1349 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

U.S. Supreme Court to review state law banning violent video game sales to minors

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed this week to review a California law that would prevent the sale and rental of violent video...

Original post made on May. 2, 2010
Last comment by Mark, on May 4, 2010 at 10:56 pm | 9 comments | 1349 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Answers for the Mortgage Crisis meltdown

The mortgage crisis meltdown is what started the collapse of the financial systems so the next time you go to cast your vote...

Original post made by Chris Mack on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Too Funny, on Aug 10, 2009 at 10:44 pm | 1 comment | 1348 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State's unemployment rate rose to 12.5% in January, report shows

California's unemployment rate in January rose slightly from the month before, with an eighth of the state's eligible workers...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 15, 2010 at 12:49 pm | 3 comments | 1348 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. 1348 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney Votes AGAINST Creating Jobs and FOR Govt Interference...

No surprise here...but wanted you all to be very aware that your (mis-) representative and mine voted AGAINST the "Protecting...

Original post made by McNerneyAgainstJobs on Sep. 19, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1348 Views

AROUND TOWN

GOOD PEOPLE IN P-TOWN

Okay! A lot of noise and a lot of chatter on the forum. But, today I drove through the vineyards with the sun beating down...

Original post made by reasonable center on Jun. 26, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1348 Views
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