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Make way for cyber shrapnel

I am 65, retired, and have voted in every election since I was legally qualified to vote for a candidate that I felt deserved to be elected. With the onset of political debates on ...

Choose success or incumbent

In November we need to make a choice between a candidate that generated billions of dollars by investing private money in AMC, Burger King, Clear Channel Com., Domino’s Pizza, Du ...

Make California votes matter

Once again, a tiny segment of the U.S. electorate has chosen the non-incumbent presidential candidate for us. When I saw today that John Huntsman dropped out of the race, and we ...

Uhler on filing fence no longer. He’s running for Placer supe

Already building up his campaign war chest, Placer County Supervisor Kirk Uhler said he expects to run for re-election in 2012. Uhler, whose Granite Bay district expanded farther i ...

Vote. Our future depends on it

A political candidate who hasn’t bothered to vote in 28 years is not an interested citizen. Buying an election because a candidate is worth millions should be an embarrassment f ...

Open letter to Lindsay Mulsow

(Placer County Office of Education board candidate) Lindsay, never apologize for your youth (Journal, Aug. 18)! You can read, think, do the math. You are bright and intelligent, a ...

Rockholm the dodgeball king

Our guy “Rocky” (Rockholm) is back at it again. His feet never touch the ground in this article, (Journal, Feb. 21). I’ll bet in his youth, he was the “King” of dodgeball ...

Two-time Democrat Party congressional candidate Charlie Brown takes D.C. Homeland Security post

It isn’t the way two-time 4th Congressional District candidate Charlie Brown initially envisioned it. But the Roseville resident is going to work in Washington, D.C. Brown has ...

Longtime school board trustee sees more she'd like to accomplish

Lynn MacDonald and the Placer Union High School District have quite a history. MacDonald, a Colfax resident since 1973, has served on the district’s board of trustees for three ...

Houston not in it for the money

Bob Houston, a candidate for Placer County supervisor, 5th District, told the Auburn Journal this week that he is not in the race for any other reason than to represent the people. ...