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Online Voter Registration-A Bad Idea

09/12/2011 Howdy, Recently I was contacted by a super-group of concerned citizens about California Senate Bill 397...

Original post made by Alan Whitehorn on Sep. 13, 2011
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The Santa Clara County Board of Education race

This race has always gotten very little attention from the media. The people who run for that Board have usually not run...

Original post made by C.O.C.-Concerned about our County on Oct. 31, 2012
Last comment by C.O.C.-Concerned about our County, on Nov 1, 2012 at 5:04 pm | 2 comments | 2988 Views

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November election

Do we know who is running for office?...

Original post made by Curious on Jul. 15, 2008
Last comment by EMT, on Jul 20, 2008 at 9:30 am | 2 comments | 3667 Views

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COMING UP: League hosts election forums

To help voters prepare for the November election, the local chapter of the League of Women Voters is holding a number of...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Sep 20, 2008 at 7:52 am | 1 comment | 3020 Views

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District gives nod to new parcel tax

Facing huge state budget cuts that threaten elementary and middle school programs and small class sizes, the Mountain View...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2008
Last comment by Parcel Tax Supporter, on Apr 6, 2008 at 1:01 pm | 10 comments | 4993 Views

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Mayfield project marches forward

After four years of meetings, the City Council finally delivered the massive Mayfield housing project Tuesday night, approving...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2008
Last comment by Breathy, on Jun 11, 2008 at 8:53 pm | 4 comments | 3813 Views

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Lieber bill would tighten recruiters' access to students

Assemblywoman Sally Lieber, D-Mountain View, is reintroducing a bill today intended to better inform parents on military...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by Dale, on Mar 3, 2008 at 6:29 pm | 14 comments | 4133 Views

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Demonstrators mark 4,000 U.S. Iraq War deaths

What was billed as a lighted representation of America's war dead in Iraq turned into an auditory display Monday evening,...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2008
Last comment by also proud, on Mar 31, 2008 at 3:24 pm | 3 comments | 4093 Views

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Candidates spar over Assembly seat

Former Mountain View Mayor Sally Lieber will likely hand over her District 22 State Assembly seat to one of four Democrats,...

Original post made on May. 15, 2008
Last comment by Victim of Caserta, on May 31, 2008 at 7:13 pm | 18 comments | 3876 Views

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Big war chests discouraged for council candidates

Candidates in this year's City Council election be warned: Go above the voluntary spending limit of $19,000 and many in Mountain...

Original post made on May. 17, 2008
Last comment by eric, on May 17, 2008 at 12:06 am | 1 comment | 3631 Views

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In some precincts, it's mail vote only

Reacting to the trend of more and more people voting by mail, the county registrar is closing six Mountain View polling places...

Original post made on May. 25, 2008
Last comment by Election Day mourner, on Jun 2, 2008 at 11:12 am | 2 comments | 3913 Views

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Endorsements

<B>Edge goes to Caserta in Assembly race Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4139 posted...

Original post made on May. 30, 2008
Last comment by unsure, on May 30, 2008 at 5:10 pm | 3 comments | 3877 Views

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VOICE endorsement: Edge goes to Caserta in Assembly race

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=635 posted Thursday, May 29, 2008, 3:43 PM...

Original post made on May. 30, 2008
Last comment by Lynn Huidekoper, RN, on Aug 8, 2008 at 4:50 pm | 11 comments | 3631 Views

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Fong clinches race for Assembly seat

Foothill-De Anza teacher and trustee Paul Fong has won the Democratic Party nod to run for District 22 representative in...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Elliot Miller, on Jun 27, 2008 at 9:46 am | 3 comments | 3396 Views

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Measure C passes by a landslide

The Mountain View Whisman School District's new parcel tax won with a solid 79.8 percent of the vote Tuesday, surprising...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Fran Goodwin, on Jun 5, 2008 at 10:35 am | 2 comments | 3478 Views

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How voters can fight climate change

Last week the City Council considered a proposal to let Mountain View voters set specific goals for reducing the city's carbon...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2008
Last comment by David, on Jul 31, 2008 at 11:16 am | 1 comment | 3310 Views

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Convention was 'magical,' say local reps

Having recently returned from his third Democratic National Convention, Los Altos resident Jim Thurber said no other political...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by Don Frances, on Sep 15, 2008 at 11:05 am | 10 comments | 3112 Views

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Eshoo explains vote for bailout bill

Calling it "as tough a vote I have ever taken in Congress," Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, said she voted for the financial...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2008
Last comment by b, on Mar 20, 2009 at 6:35 pm | 14 comments | 3307 Views

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Kingmakers step up in council race

In the last few weeks, Mountain View's nine candidates for City Council have been answering questions in the hopes of landing...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Oct 6, 2008 at 12:02 pm | 2 comments | 3112 Views

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Candidates square off again at KMVT debate

In one of the most intense debates for City Council hopefuls so far this election campaign, eight of the nine candidates...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2008
Last comment by Lucy Chang, on Oct 20, 2008 at 12:00 pm | 7 comments | 3241 Views
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