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The Political Class Underestimates You

The Political Class Underestimates You

Viewpoint By Jon Coupal The California Legislature reconvenes this week and the politicians may be on the verge of a major miscalculation because they don’t understand how real people think. The members of the political class in Washington and our state capitols are certain they know what Americans are thinking. Just ask them. After all, […]

Alarm sounded on “Smart Meters”

Alarm sounded on “Smart Meters”

Viewpoint By Bill Haff & George Miller People and groups in various portions of the political spectrum are quite concerned about so-called “Smart Meters,” which utility companies are installing in massive numbers to monitor and in the future, control the use of electricity and gas. This has happened mostly “under the radar” of public knowledge […]

No Good, Very Bad Year

No Good, Very Bad Year

Viewpoint By Michael Greer Thank God, this year is over. It wasn’t 2013 for nothing. How’s that Obamacare working for ya? The Liberal media is touting the BIG news that 1 million people have signed up for Obamacare.  One million. Whoopee!  But didn’t they tell us 30, 40, 50 million (depending on who’s reporting) had no […]

Who’s Looking Out for the Middle Class?

Who’s Looking Out for the Middle Class?

Viewpoint By Jon Coupal Thirty years of political engagement in California politics has led me to the realization that the middle class is woefully underrepresented in this state. Not only that, but this injustice seems amplified with every passing year. This column has covered the lack of meaningful representation for ordinary citizen taxpayers for more […]

Political Cartoon of the Year?

Political Cartoon of the Year?

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California ranks last on small business policy list

California ranks last on small business policy list

Viewpoint California governments still making war on the little guy and gal. — HJTA The following article was published on the Sacramento Business Journal website on December 23, 2013: California ranks last on small business policy list By Sonya Sorich California has landed on another naughty list, ranking as the state with the least friendly policy environment […]

More wheelchair-over-the-cliff antics

More wheelchair-over-the-cliff antics

Viewpoint By Stephen Bowers

No on the CA gas tax

No on the CA gas tax

Viewpoint By Eric Eisenhammer Greetings! For those of us who commute to work every day, drive pickups, vans, SUV’s and even large trucks, a trip to the gas station can pack quite a wallop. Now, a San Francisco hedge fund billionaire has announced a proposal to increase oil taxes by billions. If he succeeds, gas […]

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from Citizensjournal.us

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from Citizensjournal.us

              from the whole Citizensjournal.us staff and contributors

Follow the Money — Down the Drain

Follow the Money — Down the Drain

Viewpoint By Jon Coupal What if you were told there is a corrupt dictatorship on the other side of the world where government officials are using US foreign aid to build palatial mansions for themselves, diverting money intended to feed poor children and spending billions with no oversight or accountability? Unfortunately, these examples are not […]