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Reader Input: Blaming will solve nothing

I find it interesting that Mr. (John) Dutton cites a failure of leadership on the part of our current governor during his first term 40 years ago for the water shortage we are now ...

Reader Input: No denying drought is real

On page 5 of the March 20 Gold Country Homes is an excellent article by Kristi Meyer regarding our water shortage (“Reports show we have one year supply of water left”) ...

Reader Input: Gov setting up for massive lawsuit

Over 50 years ago, I watched as a water well was drilled at my parents’ home. No one from California state was there or ever contributed one red cent to that resource. I&rsqu ...

Auburn-area candidate left in the dust by Brown, Kashkari

It’s the end of the campaign trail for Greenwood’s colorful Bogdan “Bo” Ambrozewicz, who finished far behind Gov. Jerry Brown and first-time candidate Neel ...

Greenwood man running for California governor in 2014

Greenwood’s Bogdan “Bo” Ambrozewicz is adding “gubernatorial candidate” to a lengthy list of careers he has carved out in a colorful life. Ambrozewic ...

Reader Input: Expect taxes to choke a horse

Our tax-and-spend governor decided our state needs another canal to provide water to L.A. This despite the fact that voters turned down the Peripheral Canal. Any Peripheral Canal ...

Don’t give in to Moonbeam

I was amused a couple weeks ago when a reporter on T.V. asked Gov. (Jerry) Brown why he was called Moonbeam Brown while he was governor in the late 1960s. (Editor’s note:?Jerry B ...

Confounded by Brown’s return

Well, the election is finally over and I am left with one question — how on earth can the citizens of California choose Jerry Brown again? Why do they fail to understand that h ...

Do not vote Democrat!

Jerry Brown was governor from 1975 to 1982. When he entered office, he was blessed with a budget surplus. After two terms, he left a $1.5 billion deficit and extremely high unemplo ...

Brown means more trouble

California is in big trouble! Unionized state workers have been provided with incomes twice that of private sector workers, along with outrageous pensions — this from our complia ...

Meg Whitman won her vote

OK — now I’ve decided. I listened to the debate between Jerry Brown and Meg Whitman this week and thought they both had very good things to say on the way they would help Cali ...

Governor asks the impossible

The governor says as his defense for taking money away from the poor, “Let them pull themselves up with their own bootstraps.” Governor, I have a message for you. It will be ...