term limits

Jim Ruffalo: Have we gone from career politicians to career candidates?

Part of the learning curve is finding out things we once deemed permanent aren’t really that way. Time and tide were once thought to be permanent, but Einstein teaches the opposi ...

Town turns to attorney general to resolve term limits

The Loomis Town Council has voted to send a letter to the state attorney general to seek a speedy resolution as to the legality of Measure A. During a public workshop held on Feb. ...

Loomis voters have spoken

As chair of the Loomis No on Measure A committee, I wanted to state for the record that we believe the voters of Loomis have spoken, and we respect that. We opposed term limits fo ...

Council race still too close to call

The election is not over in the Town of Loomis until the Placer County elections office says it is, and election officials say the Loomis council race is too close to call. Only 2 ...

Measure A deserves a yes

The only challengers against Measure A, are the four councilmembers with a combined total of 54 years in office and their special interest group (Journal, Sept. 7). They realize t ...

Experienced council needed

When I retired as a principal consultant from the California State Legislature after a quarter-century of service, one of the conclusions I took away with me was that term limits d ...

Term limits would prevent career politicians

Give the supervisors their pay raise but not without conditions. 1 would pay them $90,000 a year but term limits must be part of the equation. Career politicians have plagued us ...