Assemblyman Dan Logue

Another View: Why don’t we recruit businesses from Texas, Governor?

Governor Rick Perry’s latest attempt at luring businesses from California to Texas is a 30-second radio ad where he says, “Building a business in California is next to ...

Another View: Honoring those who served

President Ronald Reagan perhaps put it best when he said that “our nation itself is testimony to the love our veterans have had for it and for us. Our liberties, our values, all ...

Jim Ruffalo: Placer County may have pleasure of helping fund that new arena

Selling off the pages of the notebook while trying to raise enough money for a gallon of gasoline ... And as long as we’re discussing attacks on our wallets, consider the Sacram ...

How much am I bid for this endorsement?

Who would have believed that the urban myth about the self-destructiveness of the Republican Party was true, at least here in the foothills? Judging by what I’ve seen so far, if ...

Choking the ‘golden goose’

As a tea party patriot dedicated to the care and feeding of the “golden goose,” I am dismayed to see that Senate Bill X12, the renewable energy measure, has been sent to Govern ...

Ruffalo: Local Republicans continue to stink up the place

If my only two choices for membership to a political party were Republican or Democrat, I unhesitatingly would opt for the GOP every time. Maybe it’s nothing more than nostalgia ...

Assemblyman’s septic bill slips down the drain

Assemblyman Ted Gaines’ attempt to save many of his constituents hundreds of dollars in state-mandated septic-system inspection fees hit a committee roadblock Tuesday. The Rosevi ...