Sep 09

Vote for State Leadership

Governor Jerry Brown

Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom

Secretary of State Alex Padilla

Controller Betty Yee

Treasurer John Chiang

Attorney General Kamala Harris

Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones

Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson

 

 

 

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Sep 09

Candidates for Rural California

Heidi Hall for Congress

Heidi’s first priorities in Congress will be to create jobs, provide the best possible schools for our children, and bring better internet connectivity to support our existing businesses and attract high tech careers. She will champion efforts to expand the outdoor recreation industry and grow our manufacturing base, while providing responsible resource management for our forests and water supply.

Chris Parker for Board of Equalization
As an experienced tax attorney, Chris Parker understands what is needed to modernize our tax laws and make them fair. Chris believes that as we modernize our tax code we must pay special attention to addressing the needs of working families and small businesses. Our new tax system must reward Californians who work hard to move our economy forward.

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Sep 09

Battle For The Net

Cable companies want to slow down and break! your favorite sites, for profit. To fight back, let’s cover the web with symbolic “loading” icons, to remind everyone what an Internet without net neutrality would look like, and drive record numbers of emails and calls to lawmakers.

via Battle For The Net.

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Jul 31

Pitchforks at the Door of Billionaires?

header_thumbnail1-150x150[1]So there you are a poor, mistreated and misunderstood billionaire who is a solid WORM and you think that the only solution to the debt crisis is to pay your employees less and give them no benefits. After all, that way you can employ twice as many of them, right?

Wrong says Nick Hanauer in his latest The Pitch Forks are Coming . . For Us Plutocrats! Click here for the entire article.

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Jul 30

40 Maps that Explain the Middle East

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