politics

Why I stand

My husband is a high school football coach. It can be a thankless job at times and Lord knows, the pay doesn’t match the hours he puts in. It’s more than a job, it ...

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& ...

Pugno, Pan battle for 5th Assembly District

Voters in the 5th Assembly District that includes Folsom have a clear choice to make between Republican candidate Andrew Pugno, a Folsom attorney, and Dr. Richard Pan, a Democrat a ...

Some suggested guidelines for future politicians

If you could be a senator or a congressman, which would you be? My immediate answer is a senator. Each state equally has two senators while there are different amounts of congressm ...

Peter Camejo dies at 68

Former Green Party vice presidential candidate Peter Camejo, 68, died at his home on Saturday. Camejo ran for California governor three times and was the 2004 running mate of Ralph ...