Congressman John Doolittle

Another View: 2009: Protecting taxpayers and delivering transportation improvements in Placer County

2009 has been a tough year. How often do you hear someone in government say that taxpayers got more for their money? Well, if you live in Placer County, you did in terms of transpo ...

Doolittle sets low standard

I am not at all surprised to find local Republican leaders like Tom Hudson rushing to the defense of former Congressman John Doolittle as he is named a co-conspirator in the Kevin ...

Our View: County leaders are out of touch with residents

Our local, state and federal government face severe economic challenges. Though it’s clear to most that drastic change is needed to become fiscally responsible, it’s also clea ...

Mayor not at pricey dinner

I most seriously object to Andy Lukkonen’s editorial cartoon (Journal, July 3) linking me with the Placer County dinner honoring former Congressman John Doolittle in 2007. I am ...