Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Melvin Ladousier: Gas tax proves politicians don’t care about the poor

California legislators are short-sighted elitist intent on one ideology – tax and spend. By passing an outrageous tax increase on fuel, they have demonstrated that they have no regard for the average citizens of this state. Adam Gray sold out his constituency for a meager $100 million dollars to complete the campus parkway to the UC, saying it will draw industry and major distribution centers to the area.

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Jacob Weiss on Atwater's 8-6 win over El Cap

Jacob Weiss drove in four to help Atwater rally past El Capitan for the second time in three days. (Sean Lynch/slynch@mercedsunstar.com)
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Jacob Weiss on Atwater's 8-6 win over El Cap 2:01

Jacob Weiss on Atwater's 8-6 win over El Cap

Merced Montessori program taking applications 1:01

Merced Montessori program taking applications

Atwater museum adds Russian fighter jet 1:26

Atwater museum adds Russian fighter jet

Fatal crash near Dos Palos 1:41

Fatal crash near Dos Palos