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Reader Input: Obama out to make us pay

Why is my government punishing me for the budget crisis? Yes, I voted for Mitt Romney, but doesn’t (Barack) Obama represent all of the people and not just those that voted fo ...

Reader Input: GOP tantrums impede US government

Two weeks ago, before (Sen.) Ted Cruz had his “look at me” moment, the leaders of the GOP discouraged his interference with the budget deadline and then distanced thems ...

Reader Input: Deep gratitude to the tea party

Now, as the holiday season approaches, we should give thanks to the tea party for the blessings it has bestowed on our nation. Thank you for forcing Mitt Romney so far to the rig ...

Obama wins second term but nation still deeply split

  WASHINGTON (AP) — The election laid bare a dual — and dueling — nation, politically speaking, jaggedly split down the middle on the presidency and torn ov ...

President Obama emerges victorious in hotly contested election

  UPDATE 11:55 P.M. 11/6: WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama rolled to re-election Tuesday night, vanquishing former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney despite a weak ...

Reader Input Online: The real Mitt Romney

THE REAL MITT ROMNEY Romney was hated by most of the people of Massachusetts. He left a huge defecit when his term ended and was advised not to run for another term because there ...

Reader Input Online: Chose Romney carefully

Poor Ron, you’re at it again. Your chosen candidate is Obama, we get that. But, just because you favor him no matter how much he lies (Bengazi,anyone?) and no matter how awfu ...

‘Political rage’ hits home in Auburn

Everyone has heard of road rage, but how about “political rage?” That’s the term Mark Rosen, vice president of the Auburn Area Democratic Club, used to describe two instances ...

Romney was oh-so-close in Placer

Ex-presidential candidate Mitt Romney was a closer second in Placer County than Feb. 5 election-night returns indicated. The county elections division's final election totals show ...