Saturday Aug 9
East Bay Express
Re: Drakes Bay Oyster Company Turns to Koch Brothers-Linked Group
Drakes Bay Oyster Company, which has portrayed itself as a progressive and environmentally sustainable business and has been supported heavily by Democratic US Senator Dianne Feinstein, has joined forces with a secretive group that has ties to the ultra-conservative Koch Brothers and the Republican Party.
Marin Independent Journal
Dick spotswood: Marin close to state cap for sales tax measures
I recently wrote about the plethora of special "a la cart" taxes that Marin voters continually face.
Sheila Jackson Lee falsely claims Dems never tried to impeach George Bush
While speaking on the floor of the House of Representatives Wednesday, Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee , the Texas Democrat once dubbed the " Congressional boss from Hell ," falsely claimed Democrats never tried to impeach George W. Bush.
Lynn Woolsey: Permanent coastal protection is almost here
On a warm evening in 1988 at the Democratic National Convention in Atlanta, I sat with a group of women delegates from the North Coast listening to Rachel Binah - our coastal protection political and spiritual leader - who was rallying us to oppose offshore oil and support then-Rep. Barbara Boxer.