Town Square

Post a New Topic

A primer on the propositions: Nine choices before California voters

Original post made on Oct 22, 2010

With nine statewide propositions on the ballot, Pleasanton voters have an opportunity to weigh in on a variety of issues on Nov. 2 ranging from the legalization of marijuana to budgetary reform to global warming. The topic of congressional redistricting is covered in two propositions -- Prop. 20 and Prop. 27--two measures that are essentially seeking to negate one another.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, October 22, 2010, 12:00 AM

Comments (4)

Like this comment
Posted by Dark Corners of Town
a resident of Country Fair
on Oct 22, 2010 at 8:09 pm

I agree with almost all of these, especially YES on 23!


Like this comment
Posted by Yes 20, 23, 26
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Oct 22, 2010 at 9:26 pm

20,23, 26 yes.........22undecided....NO all the rest (no opinion on 19). We must pass 20, 23, 26 for CA to survive. This legislature is not fit to draw the map for redistricting...20 would keep their hands off. This is not the year to pile burden new green regulations & expenses on companies that are already just hanging on & keep them from hiring jobless people..23 would temp postpone these new very costly feelgood requirements until CA jobs & UNemployment recover. And, finally 26 is the only hope taxpayers have to protect us from this union owned legislature. 19 ?? & 22 ?? NO, no, no on everything else !!!


Like this comment
Posted by Stacey
a resident of Amberwood/Wood Meadows
on Oct 22, 2010 at 9:59 pm

Stacey is a registered user.

23 offers no incentive for companies to create jobs in California. It actually provides an incentive to NOT create jobs in California, hurting Californians.


Like this comment
Posted by Devon
a resident of Apperson Ridge
on Oct 25, 2010 at 2:27 pm

Stacey is right. It would be in those companies' best interest to keep the unemployment rate high in California if Prop 23 passes.


Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

GE's re-organization reaches San Ramon digital headquarters
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 1,905 views

Sound and Fury over Vile and Slur-ry
By Tom Cushing | 72 comments | 1,128 views

New state housing requirements could affect Pleasanton
By Jeb Bing | 2 comments | 429 views