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CRA: Vote YES on Measure 6 to oppose the Gas Tax  

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 15, 2018 / comments

[Cecil Ringgenberg]

REPUBLICAN VOTING RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE CRA FOR NOVEMBER 6, 2018

Wendy Thomas NOT Seeking 3rd Term on Placerville City Council

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 15, 2018 / comments

[Wendy Thomas]

Mural Redesign to Be Unveiled for Downtown Placerville

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 03, 2018 / comments

[Health and Human Services Agency]

Opposing Proposed County Charter Changes

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 30, 2018 / comments

[Todd White]

On June 26 the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors forwarded for voter approval several proposed changes to the County Charter. One change would eliminate the voters’ right to elect the offices of Recorder-Clerk, Treasurer-Tax Collector, Surveyor, and Auditor-Controller, and instead leave the decision to the Board of Supervisors. These positions would not be vetted by the people, but would be selected by only a handful of people.

PROGRESSIVES SEE PROSECUTOR HOPES DASHED IN TUESDAY’S ELECTIONS

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 15, 2018 / comments

[PRpond]

One of the biggest questions in Tuesday’s election was whether a burgeoning social justice movement, bolstered by millions in outside spending, would usher in a wave of progressive district attorneys in California.

 

So far, it appears the answer is no.

Progressive hopes were dashed as sitting DA after sitting DA held onto the reins of power, despite accusations that they have been too cozy with law enforcement or that they stand in the way of much needed criminal justice reforms.

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