taxpayers

Taxpayers will pay for city facelift

The Aug. 5 edition of The Placer Herald tells us that, “The city council is expected to decide if downtown businesses will get a facelift and how the city will pay for it.” Th ...

How long should we pay?

So the taxpayers paid! When are the voters/taxpayers going to tell Congress that enough is enough? First the banking/housing crisis, which they allowed to occur, and now this mass ...

In real world, workers don’t have tenure

Let’s level the playing field shall we – and not by using union labor. In Placer County, union representatives are calling four mandatory furlough days “unfair labor practic ...

Congress should be paid by performance

How do you folks in government expect us poor taxpayers to have any confidence in your decision-making skills when we taxpayers continue to get screwed time after time due to gover ...

Supervisor’s $10,000 county flight questioned

A Placer County’s supervisor’s $9,887 flight on a chartered plane is being criticized by a taxpayer watchdog group’s president. On vacation in Utah at the time, Supervisor R ...