4th Assembly District

Another View: Politics as usual blocks teacher misconduct reform

Every day, parents entrust to our local schools their most precious possessions – their children. Schools have a sacred responsibility to educate students in a safe learning env ...

Another View: The parks department that cried wolf

As a small business owner, when I make a mistake I do not expect my customers to pay the difference. Yet when the state makes a mistake, it expects us to pay the difference. In lig ...

Another View: Reforms will end job-killing lawsuits

Editor’s note: Beth Gaines is running for the 6th District seat in the State Assembly and is facing challenger Andy Pugno, a Republican from Folsom.In the Sacramento region, ...

Gaines’ power grab unseemly

Ted Gaines saw the list of seven candidates for the 4th Assembly District primary and added his proxy wife, Beth Gaines’, name. The splintered vote allowed her to win one of the ...