COLA

Occupy brain with these

Quoting (Newcastle attorney Carlos) de la Fuente (Journal, Nov. 17), “I really feel there’s something going terribly wrong in our country.” Gosh, ya think? How about our new ...

No wonder we’re broke

I went to the school board meeting on Thursday, Dec. 9 because I was angry at the mere mention of a pay raise for the Superintendent of Placer County Schools (Journal, Dec. Dec. 9) ...

Congress cares for its own

Amen! Our great, wonderful president has made the decision to quit spending. This after the Senate and House of Representatives voted themselves a $10,000 raise for the next two ye ...

Losing COLA, finding lantern

I read on Sunday that the seniors will not be getting a cost of living adjustment (COLA) at least for the next three years. Because of the economy they say. Well my goodness, I’ ...

County, city squabble over big box development

While freeing the notebook from being held hostage at the state Capitol, we learn that Gov. Arnold Schwarz-enegger will soon take some time off to make a movie called “The Expend ...