Charlie Brown

Our View: Collaboration among groups, leaders can solve local problems

Placer County made its priorities clear in Tuesday’s election. We want elected officials who can work with others beyond their party lines and collaborate on the many issues af ...

Campaigns down to wire for Brown and McClintock

It’s stretch-run time for 4th District congressional candidates Charlie Brown and Tom McClintock. The closing of polls Tuesday will signal the end of a campaign that unofficiall ...

Brown has liberal values of Democratic Party

I have noted with interest a letter by a Republican who had initially claimed to support Charlie Brown because he was a conservative Democrat until some issue changed his mind. Th ...

Our View: Most effective candidate deserves District 4 seat

Whoever wins the Fourth Congressional District seat likely will find a misfiring economy, a misguided war and misspent federal money awaiting him in Washington next January. Democ ...

Tom McClintock has done little for war veterans

Re: Henson letter, Sept. 23, I am a decorated, honorably discharged Vietnam War veteran. I know something of the welcome you make reference to upon my return home to the United Sta ...

Brown’s claims nothing more than a bluff

Charlie Brown was asked at a debate this weekend to give voters some assurance that if he was elected that he could “stand up to and not march in lock step” with his leader Nan ...

Charlie Brown’s straight-forward answers key

I write in support for Charlie Brown for Congress. After attending a couple of house parties and a town hall meeting for Charlie two years ago, I became a huge fan of his. When a ...

So done with 'wannabe' politicians

I’m so done with the McCain/Palin, Doolittle/McClintock/Krantz bunch (including “wannabes” Aaron Klein and Scott Leslie!) The polls indicate the people in this district and t ...

McClintock not a worthy alternative to Brown

In regards to Rich Maye’s Oct. 8 letter, who is the fool here? If all you can offer, as an alternative to Charlie Brown, is the interloping, carpetbagging McClintock, I say skip ...

Charlie Brown not the conservative he says he is

Charlie Brown has spent a great deal of money trying to convince us he’s a conservative. However, Charlie, voters might notice that your yard signs are always accompanied by Obam ...

Charlie Brown is the ‘real deal’ candidate

I am supporting Charlie Brown for Congress because he is the “real deal.” He is a veteran (McClintock is not). Charlie actually lives in the district he wishes to represent (Mc ...

Doolittle, Brown address bailout, the meltdown

U.S. Rep. John Doolittle was one of the opponents Monday of the government’s financial bailout plan, voting against a move that he said doesn’t solve the underlying problems th ...
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