A boycott of In-N-Out will not help Democrats in the coming midterm elections in which liberals need to take back Congress. The last thing California needs are more people who are willing to boycott, but not vote.
Cities and school districts find themselves in a tightening vise because mandatory payments into public employee pension funds are growing much faster than revenues. Dozens of them are asking their voters this year to approve new taxes.
Everyone assumes Rep. Devin Nunes’ seat is safe this November, since voters of the 22nd district tilt so heavily Republican. But his absurd attack ads on The Fresno Bee suggest he’s squirming behind the scenes.
Generations of elected officials and bureaucrats have failed the citizens of Fresno when it comes to open space, so now the onus falls on us. If we want better parks and other quality of life improvements, we need to dig into own our pockets and pony up.
Performing strenuous physical activity when the air is harmful to breathe goes against the advice of every health expert and drop of common sense. So what is Fresno State football coach Jeff Tedford supposed to do weeks before the season opener?
“Make America Great Again” is the oft-caricatured slogan of the Donald Trump presidency. When Trump was elected, he boasted of jump-starting the economy to achieve an annual economic growth rate of 4 percent.
Fresno State insists two groundskeepers who bilked taxpayers of $111,000 exhibited “unacceptable behavior.” But both were allowed to keep their jobs following a suspension. No wonder state employees being lazy and unsupervised is a common stereotype.
Fresno State has all the ingredients it needs to emerge as the highest-ranked Group of Five team in the final 2018 College Football Playoff rankings. That’s not a prediction, just fanning distinct possibility.
Assemblyman Jim Patterson said the DMV promised to increase operating hours including Saturdays, and less crowding and waiting for customers. Despite an increased budget to accomplish that, Patterson says the DMV has failed to deliver its promises.