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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 | 1004 Views

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10 questions for Obama to answer

Interesting article and and requires a little reflection. http://news.yahoo.com/s/politico/20090722/pl_politico/25265;_ylt=At_aMVv9rzFLEeah0_TPcw.MwfIE;_ylu=X3oDMTJycHJyM2ZjB...

Original post made by Robby on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Jul 22, 2009 at 4:20 pm | 1 comment | 1003 Views

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Our Union's at work here folks!!

and for those you who felt comfortable on the bus or BART for that matter better read what the unions are requested or demanding. http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Patriotic Moderate, on Oct 22, 2009 at 12:02 am | 7 comments | 1003 Views

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Poizner speaks out against health care reform bill

Former New York Gov. George Pataki and Republican gubernatorial hopeful Steve Poizner held a news conference in San Francisco...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 9 comments | 1003 Views

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Is Congressman Jerry McNerney bad for Pleasanton?

The latest antics of Jerry McNerney. Yesterday the House voted on a controversial measure to circumvent the traditional process...

Original post made by jimf01 on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on May 3, 2010 at 10:03 am | 9 comments | 1003 Views

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MODERN MONEY MECHANICS

Introduction The purpose of this booklet is to describe the basic process of money creation in a "fractional reserve"...

Original post made by mark on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by Keller, on Jun 9, 2010 at 7:07 pm | 14 comments | 1003 Views

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Rich Get Richer and the Poor Get Poorer: Depressed Minimum Wages Testifies to the Success of Capitalist Markets

The federal minimum wage of $7.25 is worth $2 less today than it was in 1968 when adjusted for inflation. That's one...

Original post made by Justice Tracker on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jun 19, 2013 at 6:48 pm | 4 comments | 1003 Views

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Our RIGHT to bear ARMS...

May We Never Forget! United States Of America Was Attacked, Pearl Harbor - December 7, 1941 and again New York...

Original post made by Constitution on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by PToWN94566, on Aug 11, 2009 at 3:13 pm | 8 comments | 1002 Views

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If true I do not want Obama dictating who will run for governor of New York

If it is true I believe it wrong for Obama to choose who runs for governor of New York or any state for that matter. I also...

Original post made by Einstein on Sep. 20, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 21, 2009 at 4:13 pm | 10 comments | 1002 Views

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This is what is sinking California...

"Public Employee Unions Are Sinking California. Months after closing its last budget gap, the Golden State is $20 billion...

Original post made by Curt on Jan. 24, 2010
Last comment by Yea Willie !, on Feb 3, 2010 at 10:43 am | 13 comments | 1002 Views

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Who is Fred Watson - please tell

I read in the paper that Fred Watson's running for City Council. I haven't heard of him, so wonder if Pleasanton Weekly...

Original post made by S Curtis on Aug. 14, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on Aug 14, 2010 at 4:25 pm | 1 comment | 1002 Views

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CHP stopping tour buses today in Bay Area-wide check

A special California Highway Patrol task force will be targeting tour buses traveling through the Bay Area today with inspections...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by Fred, on Aug 21, 2010 at 7:44 pm | 1 comment | 1002 Views

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'Haunting Fields' are open

Award-winning pirates are bringing thrills and chills to Pleasanton at the Pirates of Emerson-Haunting Fields which are now...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Janet, on Oct 5, 2010 at 2:08 pm | 2 comments | 1002 Views

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Onstage fun with 'Scoundrels'

Two con men vie for the "rights" to clean out the tourists on the French Riviera in the hilarious, fast-moving musical "Dirty...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by David Cannon, on Jan 26, 2011 at 9:15 pm | 1 comment | 1002 Views

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Former Centerpointe teacher declared 'threat' by state Department of Social Services

The preschool teacher whose photos showed a two-year-old in her care bound with masking tape has been declared a threat by...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Chemist, on Mar 13, 2013 at 12:37 pm | 2 comments | 1002 Views

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2 BART unions vote today, Thursday, but 3rd is holding out

BART's two biggest labor unions will vote this week on management's contract offer but the president of the third-largest...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 20, 2009 at 4:47 pm | 5 comments | 1001 Views

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Obama the president of some

President of Some of the People Posted By Kim Priestap On August 12, 2009 @ 12:00 am In . Column1 01, . Positioning, Health,...

Original post made by Pablo on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Aug 13, 2009 at 9:38 am | 10 comments | 1001 Views

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A very cool LIFE photo archive link

Here is a very cool photo historical archive from Life. Enjoy: http://images.google.com/hosted/life...

Original post made by Cool Life Photo\'s on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by bobart, on Aug 21, 2009 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 1001 Views

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Letter: Congrats to Ayala for Oak Grove work

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5965 posted Friday, July 31, 2009,...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by Develop the hills, on Aug 20, 2009 at 8:55 pm | 2 comments | 1001 Views

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Applauding the city council

I was watching the city council meeting that had a rerun on Saturday evening. I watched as the owner of the Vineyard Mobile...

Original post made by Ivan on Aug. 23, 2009
Last comment by I van, on Aug 24, 2009 at 9:53 am | 3 comments | 1001 Views
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Steve Glazer for State Senate
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 1,374 views