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Spectrum - May 27, 2016

Editorial: Our election endorsements

Vote-by-mail ballots must be postmarked on or before Election Day, June 7. They may also be turned in on Election Day to any polling place, or (for Santa Clara County residents) at Palo Alto City Hall or the Mitchell Park Library during normal business hours between now and Election Day. In addition, between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. on the next two weekends, ballots may be given to election officials stationed at the Mayfield Soccer Complex at El Camino Real and Page Mill Road.

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16 people like this
Posted by SUPERPAC Tuesday
a resident of Midtown
on May 27, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Thanks again so much for having the insight and knowledge to endorse Veenker for the assembly race. I received the second smear mailing for this race today from the famous Californians Allied for Patient Protection Independent Expenditure Account (given Berman's campaign of "look at me, I am on the City Council, I am Mr. Palo Alto" theme one can only think that this trash somehow comes from him, despite the unconvincing denials) telling me that Veenker will be "LOST IN A MAZE" in Sacramento, it's just way too complicated for someone who isn't an experienced politico. Biggest trash smear I have seen in 30+ years of local campaigns. Shame! Just say yes to Vicki Veenker and perhaps thanks for the trash, it's likely to help her win this election.


2 people like this
Posted by Lone Voice in the Wilderness
a resident of College Terrace
on May 27, 2016 at 10:33 pm

Simitian is such an obvious choice... How could anyone disagree. Well, he is a an obnoxious bully who has totally messed up county government with his sadism and public floggings of low level government officials. [Portion removed.]


2 people like this
Posted by SEA_SEELAM REDDY
a resident of College Terrace
on May 28, 2016 at 3:09 am

SEA_SEELAM REDDY is a registered user.


We live in a paradise in 24th district. It will be an honor advocate for you.

We will make it a better place two years from now; with schools and improved mental health for children, less airport noise, clean environment, less building growth.

Respectfully


1 person likes this
Posted by Roger Overnaut
a resident of Evergreen Park
on May 28, 2016 at 12:58 pm

Seeking some beneficial use for Marc Berman's daily mailbox cloggers, I tried using them to line the bottom of my cat's litter box. But my cat wouldn't go near them. He is very fussy about where he steps.

Does anybody have any other ideas on how to put these things to a productive purpose?


2 people like this
Posted by WilliamR
a resident of another community
on May 28, 2016 at 1:04 pm

WilliamR is a registered user.

@ Roger Overnaut,

How about a paper airplane contest?


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