In consideration for those who may not share my political views but would like to read more about the people, places and cultural events I have normally written about, I’m starting a new blog on a different site just for those who want to read about local politics. Tidbits from Templeton will henceforth be free of politics. Get the link to the political blog in this post.
Find out how you can help defend rural property owners who produce your food and patronize your businesses. New laws and regulations — many written by unelected state and county boards, could put small farms out of business, raise prices of locally grown food, or force rural property owners from their land. See what you can do to help.
What do you know about California Proposition 31? Did you know it changes the state constitution to take your local tax dollars away from local control to regional control by unelected boards? Here’s information you need to have before voting. The future of California depends on enough people seeing the Trojan Horse hidden in ballot Proposition 31.
Have you seen Paso Robles City Council candidate jim Reed’s signs as you drive through the city and wondered who he is and what he stands for? I’d like to share what I know of him and why I support him.
Do you keep tabs on what the Paso Robles City Council does that might affect you? Are you aware of all the new ordinances that get passed or proposed each time it meets? Here’s what happened on September 18, 2012. Many citizens are not happy campers today.
If you’re a farmer or rancher or enjoying a rural lifestyle, your way of life may be about to change. The federal government is putting more and more restrictions on rural land use, and in some cases even taking some private land for their own uses without just compensation. Learn how you can protect yourself by being proactive.
The County Board of Supervisors votes to send proposed ordinance that would infringe on free speech rights back to the drawing board instead of advancing it for a hearing.
Urgent action is needed to protect your first amendment rights in San Luis Obispo County.
Are you aware that your local government officials are quietly implementing the goal of Agenda 21 in your city and county. That means the United Nations has more influence over the regulations being proposed where you live than you do, unless you learn how to fight it. You can learn that on Monday, Feb 13, 6 PM.