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Former mayor steps into newly elected county supervisor role

Original post made on Jul 2, 2012

Former mayor Candace Andersen is settling into her new role as county supervisor, pledging to focus on strengthening the county's public safety resources while cutting costly pension plans.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, June 29, 2012, 10:34 AM

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Posted by LMP
a resident of Danville
on Jul 2, 2012 at 6:51 am

And her first 3 votes were to help Jerry Brown increase taxes. We've been sold out. Again.

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Posted by Sad
a resident of Danville
on Jul 2, 2012 at 1:18 pm

She campaigned on being a "fiscal conservative" and being in favor of "open space". Her first three votes as Supervisor were to raise taxes! She has done nothing to stop the Magee Ranch development, despite being in favor of "open spaces". It is really sad how people say anything to get elected, and their actions do not support their words.

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Posted by MO
a resident of Danville
on Jul 2, 2012 at 5:19 pm

What did they serve at the swearing-in Kool-Aid? No sooner than her hand was off the Bible (if the Bible is still permitted at swearing-in ceremonies),she endorsed 3 new taxes! Apparently, her claim to be a "fiscal conservative" was grossly misrepresented. Shame on you, Candace Andersen.

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Posted by Citizen Paine
a resident of Danville
on Jul 2, 2012 at 5:46 pm

I'm no fan of Ms. Andersen, at all -- but I dislike on-line clutter even more, and the three posts above sound too much alike to me.

Madame Editor, can you confirm that they were separately sourced?

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Posted by Bob
a resident of Danville
on Jul 2, 2012 at 11:24 pm

Unfortunately, the people who posted the comments about Ms. Andersen voting for THREE tax increases are correct. I too feel betrayed by Ms. Andersen; she is obviously not the person I thought she was. What a major dissapointment and it took less than a day!

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Posted by SP
a resident of Danville
on Jul 3, 2012 at 6:46 am

My wife helped in getting her elected - We had a sign on our lawn.
She talked of being a fiscal conservative.
Then voted for a tax increases - Holding hands with Jerry Brown
The citizens that helped her get elected will make sure she serves just one term.

Typical politician - Republican or Democrat - The all Suck

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Posted by Former Republican
a resident of Danville
on Jul 3, 2012 at 7:19 am

Hahahahaha! Couldn't happen to a nicer bunch of Tea-Baggers! I bet she'll stop scapegoating public employees, too! Oh no!

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