Measure A

Don't give legislators more money

Before all of you voters put an x in favor of Proposition 29, the tax on tobacco products to fund cancer research, just remember back to when California was among others who sued ? ...

Measure A shortchanges

As a founding member of the League of Placer County Taxpayers, I?ve spent the last 40 years fighting for transparency and fiscal responsibility in government. I oppose Measure A be ...

Yes on Auburn as a charter city

It is our local representatives who residents directly elect into or out of office. It is our local representatives who residents can face at local meetings. It?s our local city ha ...

Auburn needs home rule

At the very well-run League of Women Voters debate (May 3), Kevin Hanley asked Todd Stenhouse (a self-proclaimed Auburn resident of three weeks) and Hank Gonzalez to sign a pledge ...

Send a message to lobbyists

Part of the impetus behind Measure A occurred in 2003-4 when the state amended Section 1720.4 of the Labor Code. The code requires general law cities to pay volunteers who wish to ...

Support Measure A

I would like to thank the Placer County League of Women?s Voters, Auburn?s American Association of University Women and the Auburn Placer Performing Arts Center for hosting the Mea ...

How does Measure A save?

?Every year the state passes expensive new mandates, which the charter protects from.? Stated at the recent discussion by the pro (Measure A) side. ?Section 401. Mandates Limited: ...

I?ll take quality, thank you

The prevailing wage law was originally enacted to ensure the quality of work done on government projects. It was to protect us from sub-standard contractors that could underbid the ...

Call to Readers

Do you support Measure A? Your letters on this subject are wanted! They must include your first and last name, city you live in, a daytime phone number, and be limited to 250 word ...

Nearly $90,000 invested in Measure A campaign

The numbers are in for what each side has raised for the Measure A campaign, the initiative for Auburn to become a charter city, Campaign statements received from the Auburn city ...