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Monday, Mar. 27, 2017

Betty Yee: State law misrepresented

I was disappointed to see The Signal misrepresent state law and legislation I am sponsoring to update our outreach options. When the unclaimed property law was enacted nearly 60 years ago, it made sense...

Brian Baker: Free-market health care is the best

In the “Weekender” edition of The Signal published March 11 was a column by Jim de Bree entitled “Long road to fixing Obamacare.” Unfortunately, I think his column is very far off the mark. The...

Sally White: Trump has no mandate

Every day I read, in one newspaper or another, and also hear Trump supporters saying: “The American people elected Trump, he is doing what the people want; if you don’t like what is going...

Ronald Schwatz, M.D.: Think of diseases when expanding landfills

Recently I attended a Chiquita Canyon Landfill meeting. The proposed expansion did not take into account the future changes that may occur in the environment. Recently, we have seen wide swings in moisture, as well...

Gordon Katz: Contradiction?

The A2 fixture “Most talked about” in Thursday’s Signal offers reader comments on the story “Drought not over in SCV,” along with the A5 story “Skyline Ranch project construction to proceed.”  Are the blind leading...

Kathy Phillipson: Remember this when it’s summer

Despite an article I just read that the drought is still not over, it certainly must be here in SCV. According to our local water officials, there is plenty of water for 1,220 new...

Howard Gething: A little more consideration for constituents

After reading Charles Vignola's column “Report from Knight’s town hall” published March 7, I am compelled to add my two cents. As far as I'm concerned, Vignola gave Knight the kid-glove treatment. He was polite...

Duane Mooring: Dangers of fake news

I am writing in response to Dick Cesaroni’s column “No tax money for illegal immigrants” published Tuesday in The Signal. The biggest problem with Dick’s rant is with his data and references. His claims of...

Dave Godfrey: The America I knew

What has happened? I no longer want to see the news or a newspaper. Are we all media puppets now? Pull your strings and you dance to their beck and call? For years, I have...

Elaine Ballace: Lack of affordable housing is causing homelessness

I attended the Measure H debate co-sponsored by The Signal and College of the Canyons last week and left with more unanswered questions than answered ones. Due to time restrictions, I was unable to...