As the 2012 election is getting closer I am aware that the campaign for District 3 supervisor is all the more important.
Letters to the editor
Letters to the editor from readers of The Madera Tribune newspaper.
I support Rick Farinelli for Madera County Supervisor District 3. When you look for a candidate who has spent a lifetime involved in our community there is no better choice than Rick.
For several weeks I have been hearing political spots on KMJ Radio warning people to oppose Proposition 32. I’ve never heard such lies.
The time has come now to make some important decisions in our political lives.
Public schools have been hit hard in the last decade and it’s only getting worse. They have endured budget cuts of more than $20 billion in the last four years alone.
As I opened my laptop this morning, I looked in awe into the faces of my six grandchildren on my screen-saver; past the 2-D images into who they are and who they will be some day.
Perhaps a vote for a member of a school board is the most patriotic of all votes because our local governments are closest to the citizens. Therefore, that vote should be thoughtfully cast.