Is the Police Auditor Up to Par?

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Several takeaways from Palo Alto’s latest Independent Police Auditor’s report to be officially submitted to City Council on January 11, 2016.  Michael Gennaco is the Police Auditor for the City of Palo Alto as identified in the contract with the City of Palo Alto. According to Mr. Gennaco’s contract he is to investigate all taser…

America’s Democratic-Republic

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Here we go again, another election cycle yet its the same ol’ song and dance.  Like any typical job applicant the Presidential candidates are telling the American people what they want to hear in order to get elected knowing full well that the promises they are making will never come to fruition.  Four years ago…

How to Cruise Through Your Kids’ Eating During the Summer Vacation

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Summer. Warm weather, daylight hours getting longer, and no more homework and school projects. What a relief! But for many children and parents, living outside the well-predicted school year routine could be profoundly stressful. When homework, soccer classes and ballet rehearsals fill up the family’s schedule, many parents find it easier to structure other areas…

Open Challenge to Donald Trump

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I challenge Donald Trump to fight ISIS for 30 days. “Claiming that the Islamic State is competing with his wealth, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said he will ‘bomb the hell’ out of the extremist group if elected to the White House in November 2016.” “Nobody would be tougher on ISIS than Donald Trump. Nobody,”…

City of Palo Alto – Secret Funding Planned

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City of Palo Alto – Secret Funding Plan Look for a variation of this in your mailbox next year, and every year after 2016. The City has made hefty promises of pensions and healthcare benefits to employees that cannot possibly be paid in a stagnant economy that has stripmined the middle class and small business.…