Sunday Dec 1
The Fresno Bee
Environmental group fights Rim fire logging bill
A group based in Twain Harte is urging Congress to reject a bill that would waive environmental review of salvage logging from the Rim fire area in Yosemite National Park.
The Salinas Californian
State GOP congressional recovery not likely
Republicans have been talking big this fall, saying they expect to improve greatly on their current 15 seats in California's delegation of 53 members on the House of Representatives.
In El Dorado County
A Strong Start for America's Children - Op Ed
The Strong Start for America's Children Act, sponsored in the House by Reps. George Miller, D-CA, and Richard Hanna, R-NY, and in the Senate by Sen. Tom Harkin, D-IA, would help states and local school districts improve and expand high-quality, full-day preschool programs for four-year-olds with the goal of making sure they are ready to learn.
My Mother Lode
McClintock Pushes For Rim Fire Timber Harvest
Congressman Tom McClintock has released a new statement saying he doesn't want the timber that can be salvaged from the Rim Fire to go to waste.
National Review Online
Jonathan Strong: Ron Johnson's Rejected Plan
In response to Levin, the Wisconsin Republican alluded to confidential discussions about an alternative plan.
Yes, Virginia, the GOP Establishment did stick a shiv in Ken Cuccinelli
Reagan conservative Ken Cuccinelli lost his bid for the Virginia governorship because the patrician, turf-protecting Republican Party establishment in his state wanted him to lose.