Modesto Voters Will Have a Mail Order Mayor

Like planets following orbits ordained by gravity, Modesto elections followed the path of conventional wisdom as the November 8 turnout was a typically low twenty-two percent, incumbents won, another family dynasty was born, and mayoral candidates faced a runoff. Despite running in the newly-drawn District 3 for the first time, incumbent Dave

Businessman? Maybe I'd Rather Have a Politician

When voters learned of the financial problems of Todd Aaronson, Dave Lopez and Carmen Sabatino, the old familiar cry went up: “If he can’t manage his own money, how can we expect him to manage ours?” Like many truisms, the adage about personal financial prudence adding up to political acumen is about as

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