Is Measure P’s Defeat The End or New Beginning?

To the surprise of many, Fresno's ambitious Measure P ballot initiative not only failed to attain the two-thirds vote it needed to pass, it didn’t even receive a simple majority of votes in favor. With 100% precincts reporting, 51% of Fresnans voted "no" on...
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Whose Legendary Voice Backs the Hospital Bond?

It may be one of the greatest chasms, dividing California if not the nation. The bitter dispute has each side clinging to its values, its beliefs, its colors. There is no room for compromise. And, there is only one man who can bridge the gap. One person,...

Better Business By Bickering? Brand & Bredefeld Bash Away.

Two Fresno leaders went head-to-head Thursday over the best way for the city to improve its business climate. And their months-long war of words continued on the city council dais, each trading insults and accusations. "The fact that this item is not up for...