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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor:

I write in response to your report of February 5, “UC Students Dig Deep to Stay Afloat,” which painted a deeply skewed and inaccurate picture of the University of California.

It is true that in our efforts to emerge intact from one of the worst recessions in California’s history, UC was forced to

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Letter to the Editor

Dear editor,

 

Regarding “Religion-politics fight flares over Bible study groups,” Capitol Weekly, July 28:

 

For the record, the Warren Pearson Technical Services report indicates that the staff member in question definitely lifted not only personal files from the Drollinger’s computers, but at least

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Letter To The Editor

Dear Editor,I am writing to clear up some misinformation about my bill AB 506 in the article “Labor asks tough rules for cities to go belly up” (Capitol Weekly, July 14).

The U.S. Bankruptcy Code allows states to set preconditions or prohibit municipalities from filing for bankruptcy protection.  A majority of states either do

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Letter To The Editor

Dear Editor,Why are there budget cuts after budget cuts to California’s education system, to our state parks, environmental protection and to so many more of the institutions that had made California the best of our 50 states?  The reason is that our state government is not a democracy.  In our state, the majority is ruled

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Letter To The Editor

Dear Editor,I was saddened to see that awful depiction of our president in the Capitol Weekly (Pg. 3, April 21).

This letter is not a challenge to your First Amendment Rights, it is simply to convey to you that some things that hurt may not need to be repeated by the media to make a

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Letters To The Editor

Dear Editor:

The oil industry is proud of its contributions to the California economy, including 370,000 jobs for hard working men and women throughout the state.  That’s why it is frustrating to see the continuing mischaracterization of California tax policies regarding oil production. (“Oil severance tax plan slips into view,” Capitol Weekly, April 14).

Companies

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Dear Editor,Regarding former lawmaker Niello proposing a pension rollback initiative, we state workers have quite a span of incomes. Some of us take home less than $2,000 per month; that works well when you live with mom and dad, but most of us are adults. Can you imagine having that salary with three furlough days

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Letter To The Editor

Dear Editor,America’s health care law, the Affordable Care Act, turns a year old on March 23.  That’s good news for California one-year-olds – and seven-year-olds, and lots of other California kids.

California leaders have worked hard to build a track record of success on health care reform, especially the portions which deal with children’s health

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