Democrats

Why shaft our veterans?

(Editor’s note: This letter is a response to letters sent in reaction to Mr. Saiz’s letter, “Republicans are anti-veteran,” Reader Input, Sept. 26).First of ...

Shame on Democrats

One last comment on the Republicans are anti-veteran and then let’s put it to bed (“Republicans are anti-veteran,” Reader Input, Sept. 26). If memory serves, I be ...

Another View: ‘Illegal’ fire tax bills arriving by mail now

Despite my efforts to stop it by referendum and legislation, the illegal fire tax is being assessed on more than 825,000 rural Californians starting this month, including 57,549 in ...

Democrats: Open your eyes

As a Roseville native I can only imagine that the 300 people who attended Barbara Boxer’s speech are not Roseville or Placer County natives. If they were, they would know that Pl ...

Wisconsin governor survives recall election

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker beat back a recall challenge Tuesday, winning both the right to finish his term and a voter endorsement of his strategy to curb st ...

Ponder this before you vote

Why do Republicans speak of cutting back on entitlements and repealing ?Obamacare? yet refuse to cut back their own entitlements and health benefits first and show how to lead by e ...

Get real about state pensions

Without real reform to our state, county and city pensions and health benefits we are doomed as a state. It’s like rolling down a hill into the abyss of bankruptcy and the govern ...

Don’t read if facts frighten

This letter is in response to Margaret Carli’s Feb. 2 letter, “Confounded by Obama stance.” Ms. Carli, it is inconceivable and totally unacceptable to me that you could be so ...

Newt follows own manual

Gridlock in Washington, in Congress, did not just happen one day. Newt Gingrich is the single biggest factor in destroying a Washington culture where the two parties had differing ...

Congress flunks with locals

As lawmakers returned to work Tuesday, Auburn-area residents across the political spectrum sounded off on a recent poll that found Congress has an all time low approval rating. An ...