ken campbell

Reader input: Fire districts need adequate funds, too

Great, our Placer County supervisors run a deceptive campaign (Measure B) to give themselves a 139 percent pay increase plus health care and retirement benefits, all the while our ...

Reader Input: Supes’ pay raise measure poorly worded

Ken Campbell’s letter of Nov. 12 pertaining to the money behind the passing of Measure B was enlightening (“Notice who supported raise,” Reader Input). Few of t ...

Reader Input: Notice who supported raise

I would like to congratulate our Placer County Supervisors on their pay increase. They placed Measure B on the ballot, ran an excellent campaign, and Measure B overwhelmingly pas ...

Measure B’s Placer County supes salary increase on way to win

A measure that would boost Placer County Board of Supervisors salaries and tie future increases to neighboring counties was on its way to voter approval Tuesday. With just more th ...

Reader Input: ‘Fiscal cliff’ mere speed bump

Much has been said about the “fiscal cliff” on Jan. 1; however, the Jan. 1 “fiscal cliff” will be a speed bump compared to the real fiscal cliff. This is ...

Reader Input: Prop. 30 solved state’s woes

Admittedly I voted against Gov. (Jerry) Brown’s Proposition 30. The positive to passage of the Prop. 30 tax increase is that Gov. Brown diagnosed the chronic budget deficit i ...

Placer County’s GOP Central Committee leader upbeat after election loss

Tom Hudson, Placer County Republican Central Committee chairman since early 2007, received his pink slip from voters during last week’s primary – finishing last in District 4 ...