voting

Reader Input: Keep voting a right of citizens

I really hate seeing (columns) like the one you printed “Should US allow non-citizens to vote?” (Their View, Dec. 26) which promotes giving illegal, non-citizens the ri ...

Reader Input: Evil wins when good do nothing

It is saddening to read articles that say only 38 percent of those eligible to vote, actually voted in the most recent election. The article in Tuesday’s Auburn Journal sai ...

Reader Input: At polls, apathy prevailed

In this last election, only 40 percent of the American people voted. And none of the issues — ISIS, Ebola, Ukraine, immigration reform, infrastructure spending, subsidies for ...

Auburn City Council hopefuls await Election Day results

After months of campaigning, the decision of who will hold three open seats on the Auburn City Council comes down to a final test at the hands of the voting public. In what many i ...

Reader Input: How to boost early voting

I have a modest proposal. This would take some work to make happen but would be worth it. It would also greatly boost up the number of people voting. The idea is that if you vote e ...

Signs point to high voter turnout

Election Day is here and the ballots are flying in. With a record number of vote-by-mail ballots in Placer County this election, the voting process has already begun. This year th ...

Redistricting creates ‘fog’ for voters

For the first time, Auburn area residents will cast votes for more than one congressional district, causing some confusion among voters who may be casting a ballot different from o ...

May God guide our great nation

Once again we are needing to continue to pay close attention to whom we want to keep in office and the new ?blood? that we feel will do the right thing. How we need God?s wisdom an ...

Vote for the best businesses in Auburn

OK Auburn ... here's your chance to nominate your favorite businesses in our annual Best of the Best reader's choice awards. Tell us your favorite place for sushi, favorite fitness ...

America’s power comes from the people

The problem with our world, our country, is we elect people to represent us as individuals, as if we can’t discern what’s best for ourselves and our country. Not to mention onc ...

E.V. Cain student designs NASCAR model

Josh Sweat would like to see a cure for juvenile diabetes fast, so it makes sense he would take his message to the side of a NASCAR racecar. Only thing is ... he needs your hel ...

The littlest voter

When Layla Kindice, 3, came home from preschool Tuesday, she announced to her mother that she was voting for John McCain. “I was surprised because my husband and I hadn’t talk ...

Share your voting experience

The 2008 general election is poised to be a history-maker. We have a presidential race that will send either a black man or a woman vice president to the White House, statewide pro ...

Time to party

No matter your partisanship, there’s nothing like an Election Day party. All eyes will be glued to television screens around Placer County as national presidential election ret ...

Want change? Vote for 'none of the above'

Ever feel like you are making a choice between two evils when you vote? Perhaps you would like to see “none of the above” as an option? Most vote for either one of the two maj ...