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Letter Perfect: Why P is for Parks and Z is for Zoos

Is it a coincidence when a local ballot measure is assigned the perfect letter to entice voter support? In Tulare County, that may be the case. Politics 101 David Taub There, voters will be asked to form the Yettem-Seville Community Ser...
Photo of Fresno for Parks supporters

Is a Simple Majority Vote Enough to Pass Parks Tax?

(Update, 8/08/18: an interpretation from City Attorney Douglas Sloan is now included) After months of signature gathering and deadline hustling, the final decision on whether Fresno voters will decide on a parks tax takes place Thursday (Aug. 9). But que...