<![CDATA[Political Notebook: Politics Columns & Blogs | The Fresno Bee & FresnoBee.com]]> http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/ en-us Wed, 18 Mar 2015 16:11:43 PDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 18 Mar 2015 16:11:43 PDT Political Notebook 60 gfunk@fresnobee.com Pettifoggery thrives in one-party legislative domination http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article178750976.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 16 Oct 2017 00:01:00 PDT

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California’s opioid epidemic needs tougher response http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article178747716.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 15 Oct 2017 00:01:00 PDT

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Despite U.S.-North Korea war of words, never forget that nuclear war is evil, immoral http://www.fresnobee.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/andrew-fiala/article178602041.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 13 Oct 2017 09:00:00 PDT

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Bredefeld faces heat from Fresno’s black community for speech about NFL protest http://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article178589141.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 12 Oct 2017 16:52:30 PDT

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With tables turned, California Democrats now oppose gerrymandering http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article177629191.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 08 Oct 2017 00:01:00 PDT

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Kamala Harris is hitting another presidential battleground – to help a Senate colleague http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article177626201.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 07 Oct 2017 09:16:33 PDT

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When will Fresno’s promised rental inspection program begin? http://www.fresnobee.com/news/special-reports/housing-blight/article177225101.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 05 Oct 2017 11:34:59 PDT

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Democrats air new ads criticizing Reps. Valadao, Denham over health care http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article177108286.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 05 Oct 2017 03:00:00 PDT

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Politicians’ half-a-loaf ‘solutions’ consume energy, fall short http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article176755681.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 04 Oct 2017 00:01:00 PDT

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Was that Fresno Mayor Lee Brand in a national commercial? http://www.fresnobee.com/entertainment/article176866686.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 03 Oct 2017 16:48:36 PDT

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Maybe California has a couple of reasons to be paranoid http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article176285911.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 02 Oct 2017 00:01:00 PDT

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Latest academic tests underscore California’s education crisis http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article176283951.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 01 Oct 2017 00:01:00 PDT

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Fresno City Hall becomes unwilling host to a giant slumber party http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article176302911.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Sep 2017 22:14:26 PDT

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Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio debates reporter about Obama birth certificate http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article176260516.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Sep 2017 18:41:27 PDT http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article176260516.html Here's what Joe Arpaio thinks about national anthem protests, second amendment http://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article176261531.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Sep 2017 19:58:48 PDT http://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article176261531.html Arpaio’s DACA solution is ‘put them on an airplane, fast track them back’ to America http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article176311081.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Sep 2017 23:22:34 PDT

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Arpaio says he’s no racist, talks about NFL protests, border wall, Obama birthplace http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article176244651.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Sep 2017 16:55:41 PDT

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Legislature muffs a chance to improve the lives of our children http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article175662376.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Sep 2017 00:01:00 PDT

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Council candidate accused of breaking fundraising rules says he was paying off a debt http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article175640641.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Sep 2017 08:30:54 PDT

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Voters let Democrats co-opt school reserves. Politicians are still trying to fix it http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article175459056.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Sep 2017 00:01:00 PDT

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Fresno County GOP moves fundraiser with Joe Arpaio, criticizes ‘bullying from the left’ http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article175418981.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Sep 2017 08:27:18 PDT

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Moving California’s presidential primary to March is a fool’s errand http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article174944196.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:01:00 PDT

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A half-century later, Delta water bypass still just a notion http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article174939846.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 00:01:00 PDT

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Central Valley figures large in Villaraigosa’s campaign for governor http://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article174469046.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 15:08:28 PDT

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‘Righteous roar’ by faith leaders at Nunes’ office to protect immigrants, health care http://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article174246066.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:21:13 PDT

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Legislative session over, politicians turn to 2018 elections http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article173759646.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:01:00 PDT

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It’s time for liberal Californians to take a chill pill http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article173712071.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 17 Sep 2017 00:01:00 PDT

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Former Fresno councilman makes a coastal run for Congress http://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article173626036.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 15 Sep 2017 16:01:35 PDT

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Hanford congressman among first Republicans to back bill helping undocumented immigrants http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article173214991.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 13 Sep 2017 17:38:27 PDT

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Four-year college systems, unions crippling efforts to close California’s skills gap http://www.fresnobee.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article172850341.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:01:00 PDT

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