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    Year of the write-in

    It appears everyone is endorsing political candidates. Well, I would also like to make an endorsement for the next election. I endorse no one. In Washington, D.C., and Sacramento, no one has been working hard on the problems we face in the San Joaquin Valley. No one has been working hard on the ...

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    Support Fresno educators

    In February, Fresno Unified School District declared an impasse in Fresno Teachers Association contract negotiations. This delayed negotiations for nearly every district employee. Fresno Unified offered a meager 8.2% pay raise over three years, dating back to the start of this school year.

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    Red means you must stop

    When Fresno police get done cracking down on distracted drivers, can they go after red-light runners? I drive at work everyday. I can't believe how many red-light and stop-sign runners Fresno has! Everybody's in a hurry -- moms with kids in their SUVs, company cars and trucks (your company's name...

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    Close this used-car lot

    Living off of Hickory Hill Drive near Champlain Avenue, we residents are tired of the used-car lot that springs up every weekend at that corner.

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    It's all in the name

    Now that Lisa Sondergaard Smittcamp is running for district attorney, she has no problem using the "Smittcamp" name. As a matter of fact, that is all she is running her campaign on, name recognition. As stated by Lisa herself, she chose to use her professional name, "Sondergaard," as a prosecutor...

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    Comcast program works

    My letter is in response to Susan Crawford's April 10 commentary about Comcast's Internet Essentials broadband adoption program for low-income families.

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    Standing up for Kessab

    As someone whose family has immigrated from Kessab, Syria, with friends and relations still there, I was heartened to see the strong statements from Congressmen Jim Costa and David Valadao strongly condemning the recent attacks against the civilian population by terrorists reportedly aided and abetted...

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    Mayor should go on leave

    Ashley Swearengin gives the appearance, while running for statewide office, by appointing a communications director for the city of Fresno that she has little time to deal with the media. She needs a public officer to deliver the information to keep the citizens of Fresno up to date. This approach...

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    Better health for all Fresnans

    An April 9 op-ed in The Bee said it all: "Let's work on public health." Well, let's do it now, because we can't afford to wait.

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    Catalano impresses at forum

    On April 9, I attended a candidate forum at the Tower Theater. The forum consisted of two hours of candidate responses to audience generated questions. Cary Catalano, one of the four candidates present, clearly stood out for his ability to effectively listen, stay on point and provide informed and...

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