tea party

D.C. health care debate, concerns filter through Placer County communities

The national health care debate is also a passionate subject locally. For some Auburn-area residents opposed to plans now moving onto the U.S. Senate floor, it’s an issue that c ...

I'm still marching

RE: Care to Join Me at a Tea Party Thank you for all your comments. One of the things that I am grateful for is that for the most part people are free to have and voice opinions ...

Care to join me at a tea party?

I have been around for over 60 years and have seen politicians come and go. I know their tactics. I know their ways of doing “business.” The latest are the budget cuts propose ...

Who’s really hurting from tax hike? The rich

The recent Tax Day protests were supposed to be about a grassroots movement against increased taxes by the federal government. Since President Obama’s inauguration, we have recei ...

Wasteful politicians cause for tea parties

I was involved in the “Tea Parties.” I put an event on Facebook back in early February with the hope of getting people to display their anger/unhappiness with our Government, n ...

Tax-weary locals boost ‘tea party’ turnout

Donna Bell attended her first protest Wednesday. The Auburn resident was one of thousands across the country who took part in tax day “tea parties” to protest excessive govern ...
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