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CA ASSEMBLY CANCELS RAISES IN TOUGH ECONOMIC TIMES

The California State Assembly canceled the half million dollars they had recently given in raises to assembly aides. Comments...

Original post made by Heads up on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 23, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 7 comments | 1319 Views

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Barack Obama - Zionist Wolf In Sheep's Clothing

"Those who cast the votes decide nothing. Those who count the votes decide everything." -- Josef Stalin Honest...

Original post made by mark on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 17, 2009 at 8:44 am | 7 comments | 1319 Views

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Harvard Poll: Republican resurgence among young adults. Get involved today!

A new poll out by Harvard (President Obama's alma mater), Shows Republicans are enjoying new popularity between 18- to 29-year-olds....

Original post made by Kelly on Mar. 9, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Mom, on Mar 10, 2010 at 2:02 pm | 7 comments | 1319 Views

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Tea Party opposition show their true colors

Portland OR, and Madison, WI saw tea party rallies this weekend, Do Democrats, union members, and progressives actually...

Original post made by radical on Apr. 17, 2011
Last comment by radical, on Apr 19, 2011 at 2:09 pm | 5 comments | 1319 Views

AROUND TOWN

Some Legislators Still Don't Get It

In the Morning Report section of today's (Wednesday 5/20) paper, page AA2, there is an article quoting reactions from several...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Concerned, on May 20, 2009 at 11:20 am | 2 comments | 1319 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Council OKs Alzheimer care facility on Sunol Boulevard

The Pleasanton City Council Tuesday approved plans by an investment group to build a 21,000-square-foot facility on a 1.7-acre...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2011
Last comment by Withheld, on Nov 8, 2011 at 9:21 am | 2 comments | 1319 Views

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Water agency to discuss water rates, transparency at special meeting today

The Zone 7 Water Agency board will meet at 4 p.m. today to discuss an ongoing study that will impact whether the agency changes...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2015
Last comment by Larry, on Aug 26, 2015 at 6:32 pm | 2 comments | 1319 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Do P-Town Parents have collective Integrity?

Integrity is consistency of actions, values, methods, measures, principles, expectations and outcome. As a holistic concept,...

Original post made by Integrity on Jun. 13, 2009
Last comment by Parent of Two, on Jun 15, 2009 at 9:52 am | 8 comments | 1318 Views

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The Swinging Pendulum

Another example of a point I made earlier this week. http://www.insidebayarea.com/california/ci_16352215 In CD-11, neither...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 16, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 19, 2010 at 1:53 pm | 6 comments | 1318 Views

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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 | 1318 Views

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Why the Wealthy in the US are Overtaxed

According to the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy's new study on who pays how much in state and local taxes: Combining...

Original post made by Marie Pinucci on Feb. 2, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 2, 2013 at 2:00 pm | 1 comment | 1318 Views

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Are Corporate Taxes Too High? Maybe It's the Fault of Unions

My good friends and neighbors, big, profitable U.S. companies paid an average federal tax rate of nearly 13 percent in 2010,...

Original post made by Freedom Fighting Bill on Jul. 1, 2013
Last comment by Lessismore , on Jul 3, 2013 at 9:36 am | 3 comments | 1318 Views

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Park district to hold Ridge meeting Monday

After a widely-attended public scoping meeting on the future of the Pleasanton Ridge where cyclists expressed their frustrations,...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jun 29, 2009 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 1318 Views

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BUSINESS: Ross Stores reports August sales gains of 11%

Pleasanton-based Ross Stores, Inc. has reported that sales for the four weeks ended Aug. 29 increased 11 percent to $557...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by ShellyBeamony, on Sep 17, 2010 at 10:10 am | 5 comments | 1318 Views

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Budget woes continuing for California cities and counties

Santa Clara County yesterday released a proposed budget for the 2011 fiscal year that addresses a $223.2 million deficit...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by Unions are the problem, on May 4, 2010 at 9:07 pm | 1 comment | 1318 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Board Elections

I find it odd that there are only 3 people running for school board when there were far more yelling and complaining about...

Original post made by letsgo on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by Well, on Sep 12, 2010 at 7:43 pm | 9 comments | 1317 Views

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Amador benefit today for earthquake victims in Nepal

Amador Valley High School is hosting a benefit run Wednesday for victims of the earthquakes in Nepal. Read the full story...

Original post made on May. 13, 2015
Last comment by Tony Battilega, on May 13, 2015 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 1317 Views

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Obama wants longer days and longer school years!

This should be interesting and thought provoking to say the least longer school days and longer school years. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090927/ap_on_re_us/us_more_school...

Original post made by The Farmer on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by Michael, on Oct 1, 2009 at 6:17 pm | 18 comments | 1317 Views

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No. 100,000 on I-680 Express lane

Lab equipment technician Larry Uruquat of Pleasanton took the 100,000th trip on the new I-680 Express lane last month. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on Mar 2, 2011 at 2:31 pm | 4 comments | 1317 Views

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Nutcracker at the Bankhead - 7 performances!

This is the 30th anniversary of the Nutcracker presented by the Valley Dance Theatre of Livermore. Accompanied by the Livermore-Amador...

Original post made by Dancer & Prancer on Dec. 10, 2009
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Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 565 views

Representing me or my money?
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 432 views