Politics

Debate debacle: Will McClintock, Morse face off?

Incumbent Congressman Tom McClintock and challenger Jessica Morse are accusing each other of avoiding a debate in a classic “he said, she said” disagreement. For nearl ...

Commissioners attempt to appeal General Plan

The Folsom City Council spent more than an hour debating with two Folsom planning commissioners on whether or not the City of Folsom violated a Folsom Municipal Code (FMC) during t ...

Council talks General Plan

Adopting the final draft of the 2035 General Plan was on the Folsom City Council’s June 26 agenda, but as there is no deadline, they unanimously voted to discuss and potentia ...

Folsom Chamber of Commerce endorses Hoover and Reid for Folsom Cordova Unified School District Board

The Folsom Chamber of Commerce announced June 15 its endorsement of Joshua Hoover and David Reid for Folsom Cordova Unified School District Board of Education. The Chamber advocate ...

Folsom Chamber of Commerce endorses Assemblyman Kevin Kiley for re-election

The Folsom Chamber of Commerce announced on June 8 its endorsement of Kevin Kiley for re-election as California State Assemblymember for the 6th Assembly District. The Chamber advo ...

Folsom Chamber of Commerce endorses Scott Jones for Sheriff

The Folsom Chamber of Commerce announced May 23 its endorsement for Scott Jones for re-election as Sacramento County Sheriff. The Chamber advocates for its members and the health o ...

Grant to open constituent office in VA facility if elected

Andrew Grant, Republican candidate for Congress and Marine Corps veteran, announced his plan to open an office in the Sacramento County Veterans’ Affairs Office (VA) if he is ...

Jessica Morse wins contested endorsement from California Democratic Party

When Jessica Morse learned Saturday that she’d cleared the 60 percent of delegate votes needed to secure the California Democratic Party’s endorsement in her run for th ...

New Trump ad spotlights Placer, Sacramento cop-killer trial

An online ad from President Donald Trump’s campaign has shone the immigration debate spotlight on the trial of accused cop killer Luis Bracamontes, now into its second week i ...

Roger Gaylord: A year in office

In the last election, Folsom voted Roger Gaylord onto the Folsom City Council as the newest councilman in eight years. The Telegraph sat down with Gaylord to reflect on the past ye ...

Trump wins White House in astonishing victory

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump was elected America’s 45th president Tuesday, an astonishing victory for a celebrity businessman and political novice who capitalized on ...

Syrian refugee, gay activist visits Sierra College

When a soft-spoken Syrian refugee told his escape story to a Sierra College classroom on Saturday, it sounded like a taut Hollywood thriller: a young gay man, threatened and harass ...

Opinion: The politics of safety

Two explosions in Belgium rocked a Brussels airport and metro station on March 22, killing more than 30 people and injuring hundreds. The attackers names are unimportant, they don& ...

State Assembly District 6 Debate

The Folsom Chamber of Commerce and several local business organizations announced that a State Assembly District 6 debate will be held in Folsom on Tuesday, March 29. The event wil ...

City of Folsom, Sacramento County reach settlement on Mather Airport expansion plan

The City of Folsom and Sacramento County announced a settlement today over plans to expand Mather Airport.  At a closed session meeting Tuesday, the Folsom City Council autho ...