NEVADA COUNTY DEMOCRATS PRESENT “RUN FOR SOMETHING” WORKSHOPS

July 10 and July 28th  Filing for over 80 possible elected positions opens July 16th and closes August 9th (or the 15th if the incumbent decides not to run). These positions are on the Grass Valley City Council, Truckee Town Council, Nevada Irrigation District, Sierra College, County Board of Education, all other school districts, fire districts and special districts. The first workshop “Should … Read More

LA MALFA WATCH — JUNE 2018

By Robert Provanzano National Infrastructure Week In his newsletter of May 20, 2018 Mr. LaMalfa states that we are lagging far behind where we should  be in doing something about our infrastructure what with ‘Dilapidated roads, crumbling bridges, and battered levees and dams’.  He tells us that nationwide we have infrastructure needs of about $2 trillion.  He then tells us … Read More

LA MALFA WATCH — MAY 2018

By Robert Provenzano Who is Mr. LaMalfa trying to kid, and are we going to fall for his bluff? H.R. 1 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed 227-205 LaMalfa voted Yea Provides a tax cut that will lead to a deficit increase greater than $1,400 billion; reduce corporate and individual taxes; raise the standard deduction and repeal or reduce many … Read More

HILARY HODGE FOR SUPERVISOR

Because Nevada County is a Voter Choice Act County, ballots will be mailed out in less than one month! Hilary Hodge needs your help NOW to get her elected to the Board of Supervisors. To sign up to volunteer and/or get the word out: volunteer@hilaryhodgeforsupervisor.com Door Knocking Dates: • Saturday, April 14 @ 10 am • Monday, April 16 @ … Read More

HILARY HODGE: SUPPORT FOR LOCAL CANDIDATE IMPORTANT

By Jackie Finley As we head into the June elections, it is important that we focus our support – time, energy, and money – on candidates that embody the Democratic values of equality and opportunity for all. Unlike conservatives, our ideals are not based on materialism and the need to conform to the status quo, but rather are founded on … Read More

LA MALFA WATCH – APRIL 2018

By Robert Provenzano Where does the LaMalfa campaign get its money? According to OpenSecrets.org at the latest filing Mr. LaMalfa has raised $343,840; spent $166,117; has $266,840 cash on hand; and $16,621 in debts. Mr. LaMalfa is certainly not a populist, having raised only 2.64% of his money in small contributions (