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American Manufacturing -- Facts and Assumptions

If you listened to one of the candidates in the recent presidential election, you would think that American manufacturing...

Original post made by Dave on Nov. 28, 2016
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Are you ready for the presidential election?

We all like to be fully I nformed, but it takes a lot of time! There is a lot of hypocrisy, exaggeration, double standard,...

Original post made by Marie on Nov. 6, 2016
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 11, 2016 at 11:08 am | 30 comments | 418 Views

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Link to Gary Johnson's Debate Answers

If you are fed up with both Trump and Hillary, try Gary Johnson, the viable alternative. Imagine if Hillary and Donald...

Original post made by rosalindr on Oct. 19, 2016
Last comment by rosalindr, on Oct 19, 2016 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 94 Views

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Mike Pence Completely Destroys Tim Kaine in VP Debate

It was amazing how much better Governor Mike Pence did than Senator Tim Kaine at the Vice Presidential debate. Even CBS,...

Original post made by Voter on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by Dave, on Oct 14, 2016 at 12:52 pm | 6 comments | 195 Views

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Increased water use statewide could lead to mandatory restrictions

A recent dramatic drop in water conservation statewide could lead to a renewal of state-imposed mandatory water restrictions,...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2016
Last comment by Trump supporter, on Oct 11, 2016 at 8:48 am | 5 comments | 833 Views

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Cook-Kallio and ACAP

I'm a Democrat, but count my vote, once again, for Assemblywoman Catherine Baker who has, in her first term representing...

Original post made by Billie on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Oct 3, 2016 at 4:03 pm | 2 comments | 178 Views

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Local Democratic Clubs hosting forum on state propositions, BART bond

Four area Democratic Clubs are holding a public forum this Thursday night for residents interested in learning more about...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Westerner, on Sep 30, 2016 at 6:39 am | 3 comments | 836 Views

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17 state propositions to consider on November ballot

Brace yourself. The sample ballots you'll receive in the mail starting Oct. 10 will have much more than just the candidates...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Anne Malover , on Sep 23, 2016 at 9:22 am | 14 comments | 2533 Views

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Obama & Democrats Anti-Police Rhethoric Ignites Race War

The Police are human, and as humans, make mistakes. They have an incredibly difficult job to do, and everyday when they leave...

Original post made by American on Jul. 8, 2016
Last comment by Danville, on Jul 31, 2016 at 6:16 am | 31 comments | 454 Views

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Joan Buchanan Speaks on the Delta Tunnels

Joan Buchanan President, Restore the Delta How Do We Stop the Delta Tunnels? Thursday, June 23, 2016 6:45 Dinner ($26) 7:15...

Original post made by San Ramon Valley Democratic Club on Jun. 17, 2016
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Joan Buchanan Speaks on the Delta Tunnels

Joan Buchanan President, Restore the Delta “How Do We Stop the Delta Tunnels?” Thursday, June 23, 2016 6:45...

Original post made by San Ramon Valley Democratic Club on Jun. 17, 2016
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Election Night: County supervisor race poised for runoff

The stage is set for a November runoff for the right to represent Blackhawk, Diablo and the rest of District 3 on the Contra...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2016
Last comment by Jayne and John, on Jun 8, 2016 at 9:23 am | 1 comment | 1863 Views

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With race tightening, Bernie Sanders rallies crowd during Palo Alto stop

Thousands flocked to Palo Alto to chant, to cheer, to wave signs, and to "feel the Bern" and to experience the rare thrill...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2016
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 4, 2016 at 6:34 pm | 4 comments | 896 Views

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San Ramon seeks applicants for city commissions

The city of San Ramon recently announced openings for boards, committees and commissions positions. Read the full story...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2016
Last comment by RobertMason, on Apr 30, 2016 at 3:49 am | 1 comment | 814 Views

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Remember Tax Day When Voting

As you write those big checks today to the government, remember this feeling when you vote in November. When Bernie Sanders...

Original post made by American on Apr. 18, 2016
Last comment by Howie Jarvis, on Apr 18, 2016 at 6:00 pm | 1 comment | 170 Views

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Sue Savod's Lyme log

My forearm muscles hurt, my right hip joint hurts, my swollen left knee hurts, I have brain fog -- I can't remember most...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2015
Last comment by Sue savod, on Mar 29, 2016 at 4:05 pm | 5 comments | 2268 Views

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Swalwell bill aims to encourage college-student entrepreneurship

U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) introduced a new bill this month aimed at spurring young entrepreneurs by creating a competitive...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2015
Last comment by Arlene, on Nov 23, 2015 at 9:27 am | 12 comments | 2084 Views

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Local U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell calls for immigration enforcement reform

Months after the fatal shooting of Pleasanton native Kate Steinle by an undocumented immigrant, U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin)...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2015
Last comment by Fed Up, on Nov 21, 2015 at 1:24 pm | 7 comments | 1249 Views

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Who was Hap Magee?

"Who was Hap Magee?" Recent visitors to Hap Magee Ranch Park seemed perplexed by the question although willing to give answers. "A...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2015
Last comment by Mark Johnson, on Oct 18, 2015 at 12:45 pm | 1 comment | 5049 Views

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Chelsea Clinton set for Danville book-signing

Chelsea Clinton is set to visit a Danville bookstore to promote her new book, "It's Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2015
Last comment by collins , on Oct 9, 2015 at 11:32 am | 21 comments | 4521 Views
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President Trump
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Pleasanton school enrollment stable as demographics continue to shift
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Political Performance Art
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