Questions to ask your candidates in the election

To the Editor, Nov. 8 is an election. It is part of a newspaper’s mission to inform the community about things important to them. That mission can be extended to include making informed voters. This column aims to ask questions about the major issues, but pose no answers. The voter must judge the candidates. For […]

Statewide ballot measures would increase taxes

Editor’s Note; This is the first in a series of articles exploring the various statewide ballot measures that will go before voters for approval Nov. 8. In this article, we will present Prop 55 and Prop 56, both will increase taxes for California residents. Prop 55 The California Extension of the Proposition 30 Income Tax […]

Sample ballots and information pamphlets on the way for Nov. 8 general election

Approximately 940,000 sample ballots and information pamphlets started going out to Riverside County voters Sept. 29 for the general election on Nov. 8.  The initial sample ballot mailing process will be complete by Oct. 11. Material in the pamphlet will help voters make informed choices.  Voters may mark their selections on the sample ballot and use it […]