Dianne Foster

Placer racism shames reader

The article “‘Political rage’ bubbles to surface in Auburn” (Journal, Oct. 3) clarified a good deal about who is responsible for the “rage.”Mark ...

US economic engine runs capitalistically

It’s getting a little old reading Obama supporters’ Letters to the Editor each week who are either very poorly informed or are just plain lying. People like Mark Jensen ...

Frieborn does a world of good

Why all this negativity and bad mouthing Ms. (Rosemary) Frieborn and the Humane Society of the Sierra Foothills which has been covered twice in the Auburn Journal (“Woman say ...

Democrat dismisses news as myth

I would like to add some clarity and a different perspective to Democrat Brian Hassett’s (April 22) letter to the editor (“Where were the questions?”) The outreac ...

Amend ADA so these scams will stop

Lindalou Haines missed the point regarding Assemblywoman (Beth) Gaines’ legislation of amending the ADA compliance law. Her sympathy should be with the small Auburn business owne ...

Taxpayer groups, unions debate political donations initiative

A California initiative has local unions and taxpayer groups debating about political donations, while some question the timing of a radio advertisement asking residents to stop an ...

Take money out of politics

Re: Dianne Foster’s “Unions behind ID theft scare,” (Reader Input, Aug. 2): Ms. Foster, your article confuses me as to your real concerns. You start out talking about an ID t ...

Unions behind ID theft scare

Radio ads are being broadcast all over the state warning voters “not to sign petitions because it exposes the signer to identify theft.” Wrong! The sponsor calls itself “Cali ...

Cuts key to fixing budget

Paul Comiskey wants (once again) for the voters to have the opportunity to vote themselves higher taxes (Reader Input, June 2). Burdening hard working citizens with an extended t ...

More to the story in Wisconsin

Mr Beall’s comments in Reader Input (Feb. 22) requires clarification and perspective. He makes the accusation that Wisconsin Governor (Scott) Walker “gave taxbreaks to the same ...

Public school funding lacks sense

Foresthill teacher Dianne Foster posed a very pertinent question about school funding (Reader Input, Dec. 29, 2010): Why isn’t public education money getting to the classroom? O ...

Funding doesn’t reach classrooms

Measure L did not pass with a two-thirds majority vote, but if all 55 percent of the people supporting the measure put their money where their vote was, the Auburn Union School Dis ...

A plan to derail ObamaCare

Stephanie Sharon-Corniuk’s comments that Congressman (Tom) McClintock failed to represent his constituents by voting against the ObamaCare bill is completely erroneous (Reader In ...

McClintock pleases crowd

The Dec. 5 town hall meeting conducted by Congressman Tom McClintock drew a huge crowd of 800 people. He covered a variety of topics. With a show of hands, it was an overwhelming ...

Democrats guilty as well

Jim Beall Sr.’s “Blame the GOP” letter (Reader Input, Oct. 21) requires some clarification. Somehow he missed the sequence of events that have occurred the last three years ...