Town Square

Post a New Topic

Rich Gordon gets solid sendoff to Sacramento

Original post made on Nov 3, 2010

San Mateo Supervisor Rich Gordon is on his way to Sacramento -- which he termed "a strange and insidious place" -- after voters in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties elected him Tuesday to replace outgoing Assemblyman Ira Ruskin in the 21st District.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, November 3, 2010, 8:27 AM

Comments (2)

Posted by TiredVoter, a resident of Menlo Park: Menlo Oaks
on Nov 3, 2010 at 9:20 am

Californians can't say that they don't get what they desereve. Here is a guy who ran an inept, incompetent Supervisor's office and was incapable of creating consensus and progress on simple issues. He and his peers were on the watch while the Treasurer's office lost 6% of the Treasury ($155M). Now we promote that incompetence to Sacramento, all because he won the race to have the "D" next to his name.


Posted by EducatedVoter, a resident of Menlo-Atherton High School
on Nov 4, 2010 at 4:44 pm

Holding the Supervisors accountable for the Treasury loss of 6% is ludicrous, especially when it was primarily due to (i) the economic collapse and (ii) fraud by a large financial firm.


If you were a member and logged in you could track comments from this story.

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Palo Alto quietly gets new evening food truck market
By Elena Kadvany | 3 comments | 3,021 views

On Tour - The Highly Selective Liberal Arts Colleges: Occidental, Pitzer, and Scripps
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 1 comment | 1,820 views

See Me. Hear Me. Donít Fix Me.
By Chandrama Anderson | 2 comments | 1,567 views

As They Head Back To School, Arm Them With This
By Erin Glanville | 5 comments | 783 views

Anglo Menlo Park
By Paul Bendix | 0 comments | 242 views