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Get wht you want out of elected officials

If our elected officials don't do their jobs properly, I would encourage everyone to vote them out. We have a crisis in...

Original post made by Kevin Crispie on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Aug 9, 2009 at 7:19 pm | 2 comments | 2416 Views

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Gas tax Tom Cambell

The gas tax is the tax that makes the most sense. We are talking about reducing omissions but the only way to make people...

Original post made by Kevin Crispie on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Annoyed, on Aug 12, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 3185 Views

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Five candidates, three seats in LASD race

The deadline to run for three open seats on the Los Altos School District board of trustees came and went Wednesday, and...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by David, on Aug 27, 2009 at 8:14 am | 2 comments | 3503 Views

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COMING UP: Meet your elected officials

The local chapter of the League of Women Voters is holding its annual "Meet Your Elected Officials" event this Sunday afternoon...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Political Insider, on Mar 20, 2010 at 9:15 pm | 2 comments | 2230 Views

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Foothill students join march on Sacramento

Looming final exams and papers didn't stop four busloads of Foothill College students from taking Monday to go to Sacramento,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2010
Last comment by Pat, on Mar 26, 2010 at 9:32 am | 2 comments | 2344 Views

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It's official: Jeff Rosen wins DA race

Jeff Rosen's victory over Dolores Carr in Santa Clara County's razor-thin race for district attorney became official Friday...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2010
Last comment by Concerned mother, on Jun 15, 2010 at 12:31 pm | 2 comments | 2013 Views

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Pear parcel blocks path plans

After seeing some drawings of a parkway running through his family's property, former Council member Matt Pear spoke up to...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Sep 14, 2010 at 8:29 pm | 2 comments | 3760 Views

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Six vie for three City Council seats

Three newcomers have decided to challenge three incumbents for their seats in the Nov. 2 election, hoping to change the city...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Cuesta Calling, on Oct 17, 2010 at 6:28 pm | 2 comments | 3801 Views

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New law requires carbon monoxide detectors

Local fire officials are spreading the word about a new California law requiring carbon monoxide detectors to be placed in...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by Beuttey, on Aug 31, 2011 at 11:36 pm | 2 comments | 4990 Views

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Profile of Mountain View City Council Candidate Jim Neal

Jim Neal was born in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1964 and has a rich multiethnic heritage of Black, White and Cherokee. Shortly...

Original post made by mrtuvok on Jul. 31, 2012
Last comment by Jim neal, on Oct 17, 2012 at 6:13 pm | 2 comments | 5313 Views

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Six qualify to run for City Council

Two incumbent City Council members and four newcomers will compete for four seats on the Mountain View City Council this...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by Nick, on Aug 15, 2012 at 10:24 pm | 2 comments | 2113 Views

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Hospital district candidates finalized

The filing period has ended for people to declare candidacy in local elections. Three newcomers and two incumbents are running...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Chris, on Aug 21, 2012 at 1:48 pm | 2 comments | 2209 Views

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League of Voters MVWSD candidate endorsement?

And here I thought the League of Women Voters was impartial: "The League does not support or oppose any political party...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 10, 2012 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 2306 Views

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Council OKs new garbage contract

While competitors were knocking on the city's door, the City Council gave long time garbage hauler Recology Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Andrew, on Sep 25, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 2 comments | 2266 Views

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Voter information forums coming up

Civic groups will be hosting a variety of voter-education forums in the coming weeks, providing the electorate with opportunities...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2012
Last comment by Bill James, on Oct 3, 2012 at 11:26 am | 2 comments | 5124 Views

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Five running for three seats in school board race

The Mountain View Whisman School District is poised to hold its first contested election since 2004, with five contenders...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by Kathy Swartz, on Oct 13, 2012 at 7:19 pm | 2 comments | 3009 Views

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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 | 3431 Views

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John Inks in line for mayor

If all goes according to tradition, council member John Inks will be appointed mayor of Mountain View on Jan. 8, and Chris...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2013
Last comment by Political Insider, on Jan 9, 2013 at 4:03 pm | 2 comments | 3981 Views

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Union janitors to return to City Hall, with less pay

The janitors who lost their jobs cleaning the city's buildings this year may be rehired by a surprisingly cheap union contractor...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2013
Last comment by incognito, on Jun 29, 2013 at 1:11 am | 2 comments | 3002 Views

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Group shifts referendum effort San Antonio center

Community organizers say they will gather signatures for a referendum to stop Merlone Geier's redevelopment of San Antonio...

Original post made on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Hans Wolters, on May 30, 2014 at 12:34 pm | 2 comments | 4318 Views
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