News: Measure M would get L.A. County transit up to speed: Zev Yaroslavsky

Problem viewing email? View in browser or visit our website

Friday, October 28, 2016

Measure M would get L.A. County transit up to speed: Zev Yaroslavsky

My L.A. story began as our county’s comprehensive streetcar system was being dismantled. Once I started driving, my story continued with daily interruptions caused by gridlock on our freeways and roads.

Now, however, I am hoping that the voters will write a new and better chapter for our region by voting yes on Measure M, the Los Angeles County Traffic Improvement Plan.

Read More


When California schools call police, it’s not always necessary

No one should be too upset if school employees err on the side of caution and call police officers for help when incidents of student misbehavior seems to threaten the safety of kids and staff.

Too often, though, teachers and administrators in this state call the police to deal with far less dangerous incidents, and sometimes such overreactions cause lasting damage.

Read More


Is Obama preparing a final shot at Israel? Charles Krauthammer

Last week, the U.N.’s premier cultural agency, UNESCO, approved a resolution viciously condemning Israel (referred to as “the Occupying Power") for various alleged trespasses and violations of the Temple Mount in Jerusalem. Except that the resolution never uses that term for Judaism’s holiest shrine.

Read More

Ron Calderon doesn’t see the seriousness of his crimes

When disgraced former state Sen. Ron Calderon was sentenced last week to 3 1/2 years in federal prison after his corruption trial and an eventual guilty plea to mail fraud, he clearly failed to understand the seriousness of his crimes against the citizens of his district and of California.

Read More
facebook twitter google plus linkdin

Daily News San Mateo Country times

Copyright © 2016 Los Angeles Daily News , All rights reserved.