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Little shelter in the land of the scam, home of the fleeced

A circle in hell has been set aside for financiers who fleece ordinary folks. This hot place has long rung with demands of death to the agency that protects working Americans from their pillage. President Trump is on the case as he tries to kill the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau by putting its enemies in charge.

November 28, 2017 | BY FROMA HARROP Creators Syndicate | Editorial


Repeal of gas tax would shake state politics to core

The perfect storm is gathering on the horizon for another California tax revolt.

November 24, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


The Golden ‘Stoner State’ isn’t all that laid back on pot

A few years back, a reporter asked Gov. Jerry Brown what he thought of the movement to legalize marijuana.

November 17, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


Tax Cuts and Jobs Act a fairer, simpler tax code

Valley residents are taxed too much, the United States is falling behind other countries competitively, we continue to lose American jobs overseas, and we are over $20 trillion in debt. Last week, the House took a big step toward addressing these issues by introducing a tax reform bill that will reduce the tax burden of individuals and families in all tax brackets, make our businesses more competitive, and grow our economy. If passed and signed into law this year, this bill will provide much-needed tax relief for Americans starting January 1.

November 14, 2017 | BY CONGRESSMAN JEFF DENHAM | Editorial


‘Live’ spelled backwards spells ‘evil’

What's wrong with us?

November 10, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


4 state workers net $902,000 in bonuses

Jack Ehnes, Christopher Ailman, Ted Eliopoulos, and Marcie Frost have all just received bonuses totaling $902,000.

November 07, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


Gas tax is unfair as it’s basically a regressive tax

One of California's most regressive taxes became even more regressive on Tuesday.

November 03, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


Yosemite fee hike woefully inadequate as it is proposed

We are loving Yosemite National Park to death.

October 31, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


Perhaps Page should ‘Google’ social host laws

Google, Facebook, et al say they are just conduits - much like the proverbial public square - so that they can't be held legally responsible for what transpires on the platforms they have created.

October 27, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


If you want to change things…

One of the gifts of living in a representative democracy is that voting is only one of the rights it confers. For ordinary people who want to make change - who in some way want to alter their neighborhood or town or state or even the nation - the promise exists that by dint of their own efforts they can do so. This is a precious gift.

October 27, 2017 | BY LEE H. HAMILTON Guest columnist | Editorial


CPUC fiddles with PG&E as California burns

This is not a good time to be a PG&E stockholder - or a California Public Utilities Commission apologist for that matter.

October 24, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


Scouts take note of differences & equal opportunity

Boys and girls are different.

October 17, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


Don’t blame wildfires on climate change

Climate change means we will have more and more destructive wildfires.

October 13, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


Meanwhile drunks keep on truckin’

A protest convoy of more than 300 trucks minus trailers rolling down Highway 99 from Yuba City to Fresno on Friday was designed to bring attention to the byzantine regulations governing some of the hardest and least appreciated workers on the planet - truckers.

October 10, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


Want affordable housing? Then bring back RDA

Voters are being asked in November to approve a $4 billion general obligation bond to pay for affordable housing.

October 06, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


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Sales people are just as vital as ever

It's been 53 years since I bought my first car - a 1967 Cougar with 120,000 miles on it that I purchased from my ...

December 12, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


America — and the world — changed 76 years ago this week

Bummed about the economy?

December 08, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


Federal government is threatening vital financing for affordable housing

California's housing crisis has been well documented. What isn't as widely understood, however, are the financing tools we use in the production of ...

December 08, 2017 | BY TIA BOATMAN PATTERSON | Editorial


You need to have a hunger to be hungry

So, what is the value of standardized tests?

December 05, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


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