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Immigration attorney makes presentation, update on DACA to Elk Grove Democratic Club

Tiffanie S. Sharp. |  January 9, 2017 |

At today's monthly meeting of the Elk Grove-South County Democratic club members heard a presentation and update on DACA.
The presentation was made by Sacramento-based immigration and international attorney Tiffani S. Sharp.
The entire presentation can be heard in the podcast posted below.

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Calif. Legislators Jackson, Muratsuchi reintroduce bill to halt new federal offshore oil drilling

By Dan Bacher | January 8, 2018 | 
In response to Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s announcement on January 4 to open federal waters along the Pacific, Atlantic and Gulf Coasts to new federal offshore oil and gas drilling, two California legislators are reintroducing legislation to protect the state from new federal offshore oil drilling.

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Delta Caucus town hall challenges financial feasibility of Delta Tunnels

Senator Bill Dodd (D-Napa) and Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) begin the town hall on the Delta Tunnels in Walnut Grove. Photo by Dan Bacher. |  

By Dan Bacher |  December 6, 2017 |  
On the morning of November 30, Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) and Senator Bill Dodd (D-Napa) held a town hall in Walnut Grove that examined the financial feasibility of the Delta Tunnels and discussed related issues, including the recent report by the State Auditor Elaine Howle's Office that documented the project's major cost over-runs and mismanagement.
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Ribbon Cutting and Open House for the new Roseville District Office

Ribbon Cutting and Open House for the new Roseville District Office

Senator Jim Nielsen welcomes you to attend a ribbon cutting and open house for the new Roseville District Office When: August 7, 2013 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: 2200 A Douglas Blvd., Suite 100...

County Taking Applications for Seats on Granite Bay Advisory Council

County Taking Applications for Seats on Granite Bay Advisory Council

Placer County is accepting applications from community members interested in serving two-year terms on the Granite Bay Municipal Advisory Council.

The two-year terms of the advisory council's seven current members are scheduled to end on Jan. 31, 2013. Current members are encouraged to apply for reappointment to their seats.

The deadline for submitting applications is Friday, Jan. 4. READ MORE

Source: Placer County Information Office, Placer County E-News

Santa, Please Bring Mommy an Assault Rifle

Santa, Please Bring Mommy an Assault Rifle

Momservation: Setting a good example for your kids doesn’t mean target shooting with an assault weapon.

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Someone please tell me why a suburban mother needs an assault rifle.

And being a “gun enthusiast” is a hollow explanation reverberating against the sobs of parents.