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News Digest

<B>Senior Center closed next week Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5042 posted...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by Hamas Attacked Israel 1st, on Jan 2, 2009 at 5:05 pm | 4 comments | 4045 Views

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California Teachers Associations

A pledge of $1.3 million to fight Prop 8. Every time we turn around we are asked to give money for various events and projects...

Original post made by Prop 8 on Oct. 27, 2008
Last comment by Oliver Heaviside, on Dec 21, 2008 at 7:14 pm | 18 comments | 4241 Views

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Auto Industry Bailout - what do you think?

The automobile industry wants federal help, our hard-earned income taken as taxes. Has anyone asked - why NOT let the weaker...

Original post made by Carl on Nov. 12, 2008
Last comment by Carl, on Dec 10, 2008 at 5:44 am | 26 comments | 4697 Views

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Election Exemplary Of Initiative Process Faults

Frequent readers here may be familiar with my negative opinions about direct democracy. Most of my concern with it is in...

Original post made by Stacey on Nov. 12, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Nov 20, 2008 at 10:44 am | 30 comments | 5016 Views

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Join the Impact

why isn't Pleasanton participating in this????? Do we all really support the passage of prop 8? come on folks, hit the...

Original post made by noon8supporter on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Nov 17, 2008 at 11:23 am | 9 comments | 4298 Views

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Prop 8 funding - very interesting

The SF Chronicle has the link on their website to search the public-record database of where the funding both for and against...

Original post made by Grace on Oct. 29, 2008
Last comment by Robyn, on Nov 16, 2008 at 6:56 pm | 16 comments | 4268 Views

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To the homosexual members of our community: I'm sorry

I'm terribly disappointed in the citizens of our state. Constitutional amendments should be used to enshrine rights, not...

Original post made by Jill on Nov. 5, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Nov 11, 2008 at 7:16 am | 149 comments | 7306 Views

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Think of the children???

I guess the Yes on Prop 8 people don't always think of the children do they? There's been some really appalling lies coming...

Original post made by Janna on Oct. 27, 2008
Last comment by baldy, on Nov 8, 2008 at 2:32 pm | 217 comments | 10640 Views

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Summary of 12 state propositions on today's ballot

Following is a summary of the 12 state propositions on today's ballot. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=932...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2008
Last comment by Melanie!, on Nov 5, 2008 at 7:59 am | 7 comments | 5229 Views

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Letter: Why I'm voting 'no' on Prop. 8

I've been married over 25 years and I keep thinking about what marriage has meant to me. The wedding was about celebrating...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2008
Last comment by noon8, on Nov 3, 2008 at 9:46 pm | 8 comments | 3926 Views

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Prop 8 puts discrimination in the Constitution

Dear Pleasanton Neighbors, After weeks of reading about Prop 8 in the news, I feel compelled to write. I know this is...

Original post made by Tara Walsh on Oct. 21, 2008
Last comment by PJ, on Oct 30, 2008 at 3:46 pm | 33 comments | 11300 Views

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Letter: Vote 'yes' on Prop. 8

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4592 posted Friday, October 3,...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2008
Last comment by Concerned Citizen, on Oct 24, 2008 at 5:23 pm | 118 comments | 28377 Views

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Voter Fraud

I guess I'm just being naive... Why can't we just have a jar of ink at the voting booth that people have to stick a thumb...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 17, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 24, 2008 at 3:04 pm | 10 comments | 3922 Views

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Jerry McNerney fails 'truth meter', makes false accusations against Dean Andal

Interesting that incumbent Congressman Jerry McNerney, whom the Pleasanton Weekly has already endorsed, has lowered himself...

Original post made by Fact-checker on Oct. 20, 2008
Last comment by Fact-checker, on Oct 23, 2008 at 10:51 am | 14 comments | 5218 Views

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McNerney or Andal - any arguments?

I'll lay the groundwork by saying that I am a Democrat and my spouse is a Republican. In the last race, my spouse was a...

Original post made by Curious on Oct. 17, 2008
Last comment by William S. Walsh, on Oct 19, 2008 at 11:21 am | 5 comments | 3799 Views

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The Economy

Just a thought... Perhaps what would restore confidence in the markets would be for Congress is pass legislation introducing...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 10, 2008
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 11, 2008 at 1:22 pm | 2 comments | 3725 Views

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Sarah Palin Email

Looks like Hosterman and Brozosky aren't the only public officials who get in trouble with their email. http://www.adn.com/sarah-palin/story/526281.html "Palin...

Original post made by Stacey on Sep. 17, 2008
Last comment by frank, on Sep 18, 2008 at 8:11 pm | 4 comments | 4164 Views

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Where were you 7 years ago this morning...

I woke up this morning and though it has been 7 years since that horrible day it still feels fresh...My daughter called from...

Original post made by chris on Sep. 11, 2008
Last comment by I remember, on Sep 11, 2008 at 10:40 am | 1 comment | 3671 Views

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California first state to ban trans fat

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed a bill Friday that made California the first state in the nation to ban trans fat in all...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Qwerty, on Sep 5, 2008 at 8:27 pm | 8 comments | 4538 Views

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SF Zoo Tiger

Is anyone else tired of hearing the victim's family criticize the zoo? There are numerous reports that these idiots taunted...

Original post made by Pat on Dec. 27, 2007
Last comment by aaron, on Aug 27, 2008 at 3:40 pm | 14 comments | 4454 Views
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