Politics

Telegraph to provide election results online

The Folsom Telegraph will be posting election results online later this week, as results from the Folsom City Council race and a school bond measure were not expected to come in un ...

Auburn, Placer County start to heal, deal with PTSD symptoms

Saying goodbye is only the beginning. Following the shooting deaths of Placer County sheriff’s detective Mike Davis and Sacramento County sheriff’s deputy Danny Oliver ...

McClintock outclassed challenger Moore

I felt like throwing in the white towel during (the Oct. 7) debate between U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock and challenger Art Moore. McClintock’s mastery of the issues was apparent ...

3 incumbents have made Folsom better

As an experienced Folsom Realtor, I live by the words: “Folsom is a great and wonderful place to live, grow our families, build our businesses and feel safe and secure.&rdquo ...

Yes on G will ensure that schools get even better

I’ll be graduating this May, and I’ve made some incredible memories in the halls of Folsom schools and received an excellent education that has readied me for the next ...

An opposing view from inside the shadows

Re: “Wake up, Folsom; take your town back” (Another View, Folsom Telegraph, Oct. 15):  Folsom Vice Mayor Ernie Sheldon contends that from the “inside,” ...

Bera’s water plan comes up dry; Ose’s does not

It is said that elections matter. They really do, especially when it comes to protecting your home and community. This is why the race for Congress between U.S. Rep. Ami Bera and s ...

We love Folsom the way it is

Ernie Sheldon accuses the council members of collusion with special-interests (Folsom Telegraph, Oct. 15, "Another View").  What special-interests?  Does Ernie ...

Man's plight points to need for Prop. 46

Politicians avoid it, the media ignores it, but we live in a nation where up to 440,000 patients die each year of preventable medical errors. Many more are maimed by hosp ...

Man's plight points to need for Prop. 46

Politicians avoid it, the media ignores it, but we live in a nation where up to 440,000 patients die each year of preventable medical errors. Many more are maimed by hosp ...

Chamber endorses 3 City Council incumbents

The Folsom Chamber of Commerce supports the re-election of Mayor Kerri Howell and City Council members Steve Miklos and Andy Morin. These community leaders have earned our end ...

Want your city back? Vote for 3 new faces

With the Nov. 4 election rapidly approaching, the residents of Folsom are faced with a critical decision: Do you vote the three incumbents back in office and continue to lose contr ...

Kashkari wows ‘em in EDH

Neel Kashkari showed last week in El Dorado Hills that no matter how long the odds are against him in his race for governor, he knows how to work a room. The Republican challenger ...

Folsom Tea Party meeting to offer 'remedy for big government'

The Tea Party Patriots of Folsom/Orangevale/Rancho Cordova are offering a presentation on the Convention of States, a multi-state political movement based on the premise that gover ...

2 state bills would choke businesses

Over the years, California has earned a reputation of not being friendly to business interests, and thus we have seen states like Texas come try to pry businesses to move out of ...