“Thinking, Fast and Slow” by Daniel Kahneman, a Nobel Prize winner in Economic Sciences, offers us an often scary, always interesting, analysis of the problems we face with judgment and decision-making. … Read More »
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Fair pensions should be fully funded to fulfill promises for retirement income.… Read More »
The County of Sonoma is hundreds of millions of dollars further in debt while the Sonoma County Employee Retirement Association gets further behind in meeting its pension obligations.… Read More »
It promises to be an interesting election year locally and throughout in California, with our primary election day on June 5, 2012 and vote-by-mail balloting beginning around May 7, 2012.… Read More »
Pleonexia means wanting more than your fair share, a description which unfortunately fits far too many people on our planet.… Read More »
The afternoon hearing in Judge Chouteau’s courtroom on December 9th is an important step toward the ultimate resolution of this case. … Read More »
Although it will be challenging, we need to fix our faulty future focus now for a better tomorrow.… Read More »
As a one-time decision with long-term implications, outsourcing of public safety services must be explored carefully.… Read More »
The vision of environmental sustainability needed for continued food production preservation, together with acquisition of open space as natural areas for watershed and wildlife protection.
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Situations such as these are how the public loses confidence in their elected and appointed government officials.
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