California Constitution

Anti-Measure A folks are naysayers

The Auburn charter would permanently guarantee that Auburn always benefits from the great work of volunteers without ridiculous and expensive mandates from the California Legislatu ...

Point/Counterpoint: Measure A - Fighting for Auburn’s future

From now until Election Day on June 5, Auburn residents will have front-row seats in a replay of the David vs. Goliath story. The battle is about Measure A, “The Home Rule for Au ...

Understand what charter vote means

Here are some things to consider in June when voting on Auburn’s Charter status: 1) Charter cities have absolute authority over municipal affairs; 2) They can override state law ...

Court: CA gay marriage ban is unconstitutional

SAN FRANCISCO — A federal appeals court on Tuesday declared California's same-sex marriage ban to be unconstitutional, putting the bitterly contested, voter-approved law on track ...

Another View: Put the Auburn charter on the ballot

Successful organizations and individuals use every tool available to them to achieve their mission. The U.S. Armed Services – led by highly trained men and women, cutting-edge we ...

Schools free to seek donations

In a recent column regarding the budget crunch facing high school athletics, Dave Krizman (PVL Pipeline, March 23), stated that “[t]his year the ACLU won a lawsuit … essentiall ...

Another View: Making Auburn a charter city could save us big bucks

Should city leaders and residents work together to provide more local autonomy for Auburn and an increased level of municipal services for residents? Should we help ensure that vo ...