Arnold Schwarzenegger

What happened to caring legislators?

Why is it that assembly members and legislators don’t understand that it is their fault that California is in such a mess – their special projects and the many (paid) people th ...

At least Arnold came clean

After seeing all the media hype and letters castigating our former governor (Arnold Schwarzenegger) for failures in his personal and professional life, I’ve decided to weigh in o ...

Budget bungled; marriage,too

So, the Schwarzeneggers have split up. It couldn’t have happened to a more mismatched couple. We always wondered how she put up with him this long. I hope the Republicans who vot ...

Tom McClintock listens to us

During the 32 years we lived in San Jose we almost never had a local elected politician (including U.S. Congressperson) who represented our views on freedom and the proper role of ...

Our View: Talking about our schools is necessary

If there is something good to come out of the doomsday budget crisis that local schools are mired in, it could be that it has mobilized and united parts of the community. In Nove ...

Hold onto our state properties

Re: “Not the time to sell our state buildings,” (Other Views, Journal, Jan. 6). I both disagree and agree with this proposal. Arnold Schwarzenegger had the right idea by tryin ...

Brown spells disaster

Brown is not the answer for California. Why is our state in financial crisis? Simply put, because the Legislature, as puppets of the big unions in California, have failed to realiz ...

Governor proclaims state of emergency, visits burned Auburn neighborhood

The sun rose on a devastating scene in Auburn Monday morning as crews surveyed the damage a 275-acre fire left in its wake. Auburn neighborhoods were a mix of homes that were bare ...

Budget bill rewards poor choices, bad behavior

I am writing because I can no longer stand the comments regarding the “stick it to us” bill. The idea of the entire nation following the pitiful example that our state has set ...

Looking Behind the Scenes: County elections department looks to go modern

Impatiently racing through the notebook while wondering why it’s taking President Obama so long to turn around the economy ... Meanwhile, other things go slow and smooth, such a ...