Leslye Janusz

Montgomery a proven leader

I couldn’t agree more with Leslye Janusz in her letter dated May 16 regarding what a great District 5 supervisor we already have in Jennifer Montgomery (“Montgomery tru ...

Montgomery truly delivers

I recently received a flier in the mail from a candidate for Placer County Supervisor, District 5, saying he will fight for small business job creation, commit to preserving our n ...

Charter prepared over many months

Last week, Ms. (Leslye) Janusz asserted that the Auburn charter “was rushed onto the ballot” (“Oppose charter for better town,” Reader Input, April 20). Th ...

Oppose charter for better town

Last weekend, Kevin Hanley claimed that the effort to grant himself more power was somehow “home grown” (“Measure A — Fighting for Auburn’s future,&rd ...

Don’t hesitate on Measure B

I don’t live in Newcastle, but I don’t understand why anyone would be against Measure B which is calling for a modest $146 per year increase in taxes to build and fund a much-n ...

Why name-call rally participants?

It’s obvious that Evelyn Deleon (“Occupy Auburn thugs asleep,” Reader Input, Nov. 30) wasn’t anywhere near the “Auburn 99 Percent Rally” on Nov. 17. I was, and I sure ...

PG&E a private company

Hey, Henry Sinclair of Penryn (“Let private (sector) company fix canal,” Reader Input, May 10): Don’t you know that PG&E is a private company? Pretty ironic that Beth Gain ...

Cut taxes for middle class

I’d like to ask Nilda Duffek, (Reader Input, Nov. 29), where are the jobs these “upper-income folks” were supposed to create with the huge tax cuts they’ve been getting for ...

Who paid for writer’s schools?

Contrary to Ken Newman (Reader Input, Oct. 19), Measure L is actually good for seniors. Funding our local schools is the most important place we can spend our money because good sc ...

Unmask the Koch brothers

The letter regarding the funding for the tea party by Leslye Janusz (Reader Input, Sept. 8) is right on. In a column in the New Yorker magazine, author Jane Mayer tells us the two ...

Koch bros. do not pull strings

My letter is in response to Leslye Janusz’s letter to the editor on Sept. 8. Leslye states that the Koch brothers are funding the tea party folks. I can state unequivocally that ...

Koch brothers pull the strings

The “Visual Viewpoint” cartoon by Ed Stein in the Sept. 6 Auburn Journal says it all. Two of the people behind the billionaire funding for the “we’re taking back our count ...

US rep rails against spending

Rookie Republican Congressman Tom McClintock was back in his home district Wednesday with plenty of concerns about the way the nation’s political business was being done in Washi ...

McClintock lacks specifics

In comparing the recent McClintock mailing on health care and Lorenzo Watson’s letter, July 13, “McClintock already has his” I have to say, Watson got it right! McClintock’ ...

Celebration honors Martin Luther King Jr.

Leslye Janusz’s eyes filled with tears as the words of her late husband’s lyrics exploded from the soulful voices of members of a Sacramento gospel choir Saturday. The song, ...