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You People

What you people at The Independent and other pro illegal immigration advocates don't understand is what a detrimental effect that uncontrolled illegal immigration has had on American workers and the millions of legal and illegal immigrants already here. Read story.

Friday, January 20, 2017

Drowning in New Construction

After five years of drought, with Lake Cachuma at record low levels, the local water districts should invoke their emergency powers and immediately suspend all construction permits. Read story.

Friday, January 20, 2017

Black January

Black January was the most violent crackdown on dissent during the Gorbachev's glasnost era. Read story.

Friday, January 20, 2017

Unreliable Oil

"More oil drilling and development to boost county revenue" is a terrible idea Read story.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

A Happy Minimum?

Being a 60-plus woman myself, I was at first cheering Carole Bennett in her quest to find a job in this town at her age. Read story.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Sex and Russia

In the break between the spin about sexual actions of Trump being disproved and the next set of spins, here are a few facts. Read story.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Rand-less

A reference to the "GOP's Ayn Rand Congress" is as demagogic and idiotic as Republicans referring to Obama as our "Marxist president." Read story.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Ocean Heights

The oceans used to be so much lower than they are today — so low, in fact, that it was actually possible to walk to the Channel Islands from Port Hueneme. Read story.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Boycott Advised

I was extremely disappointed to hear Rep. Carbajal say he would be attending the Inauguration on Friday. Read story.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Circus Act

On the end of Ringling Brothers ... Read story.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Kudos to Kids

I made the best decision to hire the Youth Drought Project! Read story.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Gone?

This is the view from the radical wing of the Cynical Party. Read story.

Monday, January 9, 2017

Consider a Toll Road

This is an idea for the South Coast 101 HOV (high-occupancy vehicle) Lanes project being attempted by Caltrans that will come up through Montecito. Read story.

Saturday, January 7, 2017

Deputies a Comfort in an Emergency

I want to remind Santa Barbara how lucky they are to have wonderful people serving in the Sheriff's department. Read story.

Friday, January 6, 2017

Net Gain Zero

Social Security info just came in the mail. Read story.

Thursday, January 5, 2017
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