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Unintended Consequences and Rush to Health Care Reform

How many times in the last year have you read reports about the "unintended consequences" of poorly thought out legislation,...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by Jon, on Jul 17, 2009 at 12:57 am | 2 comments | 997 Views

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BART management, unions resume face-to-face talks

Negotiators for BART management and its 2,800-plus union workers resumed face-to-face talks at 3 p.m. yesterday following...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 27, 2009 at 4:26 pm | 5 comments | 997 Views

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Rotary Club of Pleasanton

The Rotary Club of Pleasanton since 1965 has been a leader in the community in helping make Pleasanton a great place to live....

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Aug 20, 2009 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 997 Views

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The good ole days

Ever wonder what Pleasanton was like when silent movies were filmed or when bandits ruled the streets? The Museum On Main...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Museum Volunteer, on Sep 11, 2009 at 7:11 pm | 1 comment | 997 Views

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California now has record unemployment of 12.2%

Democrat leadership in California has done a great job of killing jobs in the state with unemployment at an announced record...

Original post made by Bob on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Yo Einstien, on Sep 19, 2009 at 9:54 pm | 7 comments | 997 Views

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Obama - Judge, Jury, Executioner - convicts Mohammed

Since when does a president of the United States convict an accused criminal prior to the trial? Obama has done just this...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Nov. 18, 2009
Last comment by Moderate, on Nov 19, 2009 at 11:22 pm | 11 comments | 997 Views

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Poor road condition on Santa Rita road near Pimlico Drive

Have you noticed that there are potholes on Santa rita road near near the Santa Rita and Pimlico dr junction? I thought that...

Original post made by mohr resident on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by quack, on Oct 20, 2010 at 12:41 pm | 4 comments | 997 Views

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Lawn mowers at 7:30am on a Saturday

What is the law/rule about the times that lawn service can start on any given day? One of my neighbors has his lawn service...

Original post made by Sleep Deprived on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by Denise, on Dec 15, 2011 at 6:39 pm | 4 comments | 997 Views

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Editorial

BART and the city of Livermore are moving forward quickly on a plan that could put elevated tracks across the northeast corner...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2009
Last comment by Martin Isenburg, on Dec 3, 2009 at 1:40 pm | 7 comments | 996 Views

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British professor says children of same-sex parents 'well-adjusted'

A British professor testified in a same-sex marriage trial in San Francisco Friday that children aren't hurt by having gay...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2010
Last comment by Gunslinger, on Jan 19, 2010 at 9:47 am | 4 comments | 996 Views

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Teachers' association seeks repeal of state's 'tax breaks' for corporations

The California Teachers Association announced yesterday that an initiative to repeal nearly $2 billion in corporate tax...

Original post made on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by Kelly, on May 14, 2010 at 1:00 am | 22 comments | 996 Views

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Help, I am remodeling my kitchen.

I would like to remodel my kitchen and a bathroom. Can anyone recomend a contractor or shop? Has anyone used Home Depot or...

Original post made by Diana on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by Linda, on Jul 30, 2010 at 10:09 pm | 12 comments | 996 Views

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McNerney to host telephone town hall on Medicare

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D., Pleasanton) has had to reschedule tomorrow's telephone town hall to discuss Medicare due...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Pleasanton resident, on Jun 21, 2011 at 7:01 am | 3 comments | 996 Views

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Medical Bills Cause Most Bankruptcies

Nearly two out of three bankruptcies stem from medical bills, and even people with health insurance face financial disaster...

Original post made by The Fixx on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 4, 2009 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 995 Views

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Your Awesome Private Healthcare System

Newly unveiled court documents show that ghostwriters paid by a pharmaceutical company played a major role in producing 26...

Original post made by The Fixx on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 6, 2009 at 4:24 pm | 1 comment | 995 Views

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Sarah Palin’s now-famous claim that President Obama’s health-care plan features “death panels”

10 Aug 2009 10:11 am Death Panels Without the Panels by Robert Wright What more is there to say about that will give...

Original post made by Wow on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Thank GOD!, on Aug 10, 2009 at 12:26 pm | 2 comments | 995 Views

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Group's demonstration riles downtown diners

Downtown restaurant diners and those sipping lattes outside Tully's Plaza during the Labor Day weekend were met with chants...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 14, 2009 at 11:52 am | 16 comments | 995 Views

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GOP OPPOSES MEDICAL FUNDING FOR 9/11 VICTIMS

http://www.washingtonmonthly.com/archives/individual/2010_07/024949.php by Steve Benen GOP OPPOSES MEDICAL FUNDING...

Original post made by Stay Classy Republicans on Jul. 29, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Jul 30, 2010 at 2:24 pm | 10 comments | 995 Views

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Have Obama, His Admin and the Congressional Democrats...including McNerney Already Killed the American Dream?

Granted I wasn't 100% thrilled with everything Bush did, but you have to admit that Obama has exacerbated our economic problems...

Original post made by Steve on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by MisInformation, on Sep 29, 2010 at 10:00 am | 7 comments | 995 Views

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PC User Group will meet today

The PC User Group's next meeting will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 28, at the Pleasanton Senior Center, 5353 Sunol...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by Timely?, on Oct 28, 2010 at 3:58 pm | 1 comment | 995 Views
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Hayward NAACP officials threaten blog posters
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