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Final edition: Taxpayer group signs off with last Tax Talk

Dan Sokol, vice president of the League of Placer County Taxpayers, holds up copies of the last edition of the government spending watchdog group’s Tax Talk newspaper. The 2,000- ...

Placer County taxpayer watchdog group set to fold after 39 years

After 39 years, the League of Placer County Taxpayers watchdog group is poised to end its ongoing battle against government waste and overspending. The non-profit organization’s ...

3M out, generics in, as Placer County shaves costs

Higher-priced brand-name office supplies like 3M Post-It Notes are out as Placer County moves ahead with a more frugal spending paradigm forced by dropping revenues. Instead, coun ...