Opinion

Reader Input: Exploit state’s oil resources

California citizens should benefit from state’s resources. We should be doing whatever possible to develop California’s economy and employment. So, I’m insist ...

Reader Input: Find money and help homeless

It is past time to provide a shelter for the homeless. The restrictions for Gathering Inn make it impossible for many to find shelter. Most nights the Gathering Inn is not filled ...

Call to readers: Immigration

What are your thoughts on Obama’s immigration stance? Tell us why. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include ...

Reader Input: Good reasons for lawful immigration

Memo to the Republicans: The ball’s now in your court. Go positive. Construct a bill on immigration reform, let the president veto it and explain why to the people. In shor ...

Reader Input: Are vagrancy laws in effect?

Auburn is my home. My descendants came here in 1850, my father was born on Finley Street in 1912, and as a little girl I would play on the courthouse lawn. Auburn is home, and my r ...

Reader Input: Some politicos’ price is too high

There is a problem with following Patrick Little’s advice (“Don’t let big money rule Supreme Court,” Reader Input, Nov. 16) to vote for a president who wi ...

Another View: McClintock honors two slain deputies

Following is the text of a speech delivered Tuesday on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives by U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock, R-Elk Grove. Mr. Speaker: On Oct. 24, Sacrame ...

Call to readers: Border security

Do you think we need tighter border security? Tell us why or why not. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include yo ...

Reader Input: Supes’ pay raise measure poorly worded

Ken Campbell’s letter of Nov. 12 pertaining to the money behind the passing of Measure B was enlightening (“Notice who supported raise,” Reader Input). Few of t ...