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Auburn Journal Special Editions
Wednesday, October 1
Another View: Placer County supervisors deserve a raise
Sunday Oct 12 2014
We’re very close to the Nov. 4 general election. In fact the Vote by Mail ballots are already in the mail. There is an issue on the ballot, Measure B, which ...
Reader Input: Why let others determine supes’ pay?
Wednesday Sep 03 2014
Measure B, the 139 percent pay increase for Placer County Supervisors appearing on the Nov. 4 ballot, provides for automatic yearly pay increases without any increase in work. Th ...
Reader Input: Hard to believe supes’ gall
Friday Aug 29 2014
I cannot believe that the Board of Supervisors (BOS) of Placer County would vote themselves a raise; “or put one on the ballot” (same thing) even as they cut back on se ...
Reader Input: 139 percent raise too much
Wednesday Aug 20 2014
Placer County supervisors want to raise their own annual salaries from $30,000 to over $71,000 for part-time work. They placed Measure B on the November ballot to do that, which is ...
Reader input: Disappointed with supes
Saturday Aug 16 2014
I, for one, am disappointed with the Placer County Board of Supervisors for asking for a raise to a salary in excess of $71,000, plus county employee benefits. I have felt for so ...
Reader Input: Pay raise, pay raise, everyone’s talking raise
Tuesday Aug 12 2014
The Placer County Supervisors are at the bottom in the state for pay. I suppose they should have some kind of a raise. When I was a union representative years ago, we always asked ...
Reader Input: You reap what you sow, supervisors
Friday Aug 08 2014
I am writing to thank John Dutton (for) his letter dated Aug. 5, “Reasons to nix supes’ pay raise.” Your letter was articulate and informative. I believe that t ...
Reader Input: Reasons to nix supes’ pay raise
Tuesday Aug 05 2014
On July 22, the Placer County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution to place a measure on the Nov. 4 ballot that would increase their salary to a base of over $71,000 a year and ...
Reader Input: Deny supervisors that raise they requested
Wednesday Jul 16 2014
We have recently read that the Placer County Supervisors are again asking for a raise in pay (“Supes closer to putting own pay hike on ballot,” Journal, July 9). I was ...
Reader Input: We deprive the poor to pay for a few
Wednesday Feb 12 2014
How absurd it is to consider a raise for county supervisors (“Are voters ready to give Placer County supes raises?,” Journal, Feb. 5). This idea defies logic! Why even ...
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