Nice People Don’t Have to Finish Last

…because it’s up to us, the voters, who gets to wield public power on our behalf. This is a letter to the editor I submitted today to the Daily Post, the Daily Journal and the Pacifica Tribune. Haven’t heard back yet as to whether or not it will be published,

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Lennie Roberts on Ray Mueller

This is an email Lennie Roberts, a staunch and long-time environmental activist, recently circulated re-affirming her endorsement and support of Ray Mueller. I’ve removed a few extraneous spaces for clarity. Hi friends,    I don’t usually send out recommendations for political office, but because the District 3 County Board of

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Gee, and It’s So Easy to Get Your Facts Straight!

I’ve recently been challenging Alexander Kent on his housing stance. He’s a candidate for the San Carlos City Council, on which I used to serve. He apparently doesn’t deal well with criticism :). That’s okay, although, if he does get elected, I hope he finds a way to do so.

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“Originalism” and Voting Rights

Over at The Boiling Frog, Seth and I recently published our 19th podcast, on voting rights. As we do with all our podcasts, we ended that one by offering suggestions about what we all could do to protect what has got to be one of the most important rights in

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November, 2022 Elections: Endorsements

Here are the candidates I’m endorsing in the upcoming election, in no particular order Ray Mueller District 3 County Board of Supervisors I’ve known Ray for years, as he’s a long-term member of the Menlo Park City Council. He’s a staunch environmental advocate, a champion of women’s rights — not

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Alexander Kent: Ignorance in Action

I received an email today from Kent’s campaign which was highly provocative…and filled with errors. Not to mention it espouses values that fly in the face of what makes the San Carlos community so strong and vibrant and makes San Carlos such a great place to live. Kent’s argument is

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