K-12 Schools Must Improve to Help East Bay Economy Stay Competitive

Last month Contra Costa County Supervisors were briefed on the region’s future job outlook by representatives from the Contra Costa Community College District, the county’s Workforce Development Board and the Contra Costa Council. These groups work with leaders from local industry to develop job training programs to meet employer needs. The discussion focused on job growth in the context of developing Contra Costa’s […]

IRV upheld in San Francisco; preferable to Prop 14

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The idiot Maldonaldo’s moderate vision of a Top Two creates conditions that ensures no group other than the two major parties will be able meet ballot access requirements. It also eliminates the safety-valve of write-in candidacies in the November runoff elections.

GOP CA-11 Congressional Primary Candidate Forum, Jan 11


A Republican candidate forum for the 11th Congressional District race in 2010 will take place January 11, at at the Crossroads Grace Community Church, located at 1505 Mofafat Blvd, in Manteca, CA, from 6:00 to 8:30 pm. The event is free and open to the public.

Wilson reveals campaign team

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Wilson, who was defeated in 2008 by Democrat Joan Buchanan, has announced his 2010 AD-15 campaign team.

Oakland City Council catches hell

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Oakland residents went after its City Councilmembers today like hurt on a baseball bat to protest exorbitant increases to parking tickets and other “revenue” enhancements introduced by Oakland leaders to stem city red ink.