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Placer supes, staff jetting to D.C. for annual federal lobbying trip

Two Placer County supervisors and three top staffers are making a pilgrimage to Washington, D.C., to huddle with Capitol officials next week on current and future federal funding a ...

Bikers pay tribute to veterans, fallen heroes on ride to remember

  That rumbling in the distance isn’t spring thunder – it’s the sound of scores of motorcycles revving their engines in anticipation of the 8th annual Na ...

Not solved yet: GOP wants more cliff spending cuts

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Emergency legislation to avoid the economy-threatening fiscal cliff ran into vehement New Year's Day opposition from House Republicans, casting ...

Bill to avert fiscal cliff heads to House

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Squarely in the spotlight, House Republicans were deciding their next move Tuesday after the Senate overwhelmingly approved compromise legislation n ...

Veteran on cross-country ride

A Colfax veteran won’t forget where he spent May 30, 2011. He’s on his way to Washington, D.C. to observe Memorial Day as part of the Rolling Thunder motorcycle parade and rall ...

Placer County supe Holmes, McClintock at odds over fed spending cuts

Fresh from a Washington, D.C. trip, Supervisor Jim Holmes criticized U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock on Tuesday for trying to cut spending he said could impact federal funding for Placer ...