Jim McCauley

Election 2012: Why you should run for local office

Celebrated as the best example of democracy and cursed as the worst form of fragmented government, special districts, school districts and City Councils are California?s most abund ...

Placer County voter turnout falls on lower end of projections

Placer County voter turnout was on the low end of expectations but still above the state average. Placer County elections chief Jim McCauley had projected a turnout of between 46 a ...

Deadline nears to file for spot on June ballot

Three days before the filing deadline, Placer County’s ballot slate for the June 8 election is nearly in place. “There are still a lot of incumbents who will bring in papers d ...

Low voter turnout expected Tuesday

Voter turnout in Placer County could range from 41 to 44 percent on Tuesday for the statewide general election, elections chief Jim McCauley said. McCauley, the county clerk and r ...

Supervisor Montgomery vows to serve

The applause was long and loud as many audience members reacted to new Placer County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery’s ceremonial swearing-in Tuesday in Auburn. Montgomery, 47, to ...

Election still too close to announce

A trickle of returns coming in from around the 4th Congressional District continues to provide marginal shifts in the vote difference between deadlocked opponents Charlie Brown and ...