<b>Just the facts</b>
EDITOR: It seems that Chicago Tribune political cartoonist Scott Stantis put the wrong party in the poem of the man on the stair "who wasn't there" on the April 8 editorial page. If I recollect correctly, President Barack Obama wanted to continue the benefits for the unemployed. The GOP did not. Here's a radical concept folks: Let's tell the truth about what really happened, OK?
The Press Democrat Poll: Housing Bond
Would you support or oppose a proposed $300 million housing bond to help subsidize the construction of tens of thousands of new homes in the region, including many affordable units?
Support – 62 percent
Oppose – 31 percent
Don’t know – 7 percent
Liberal Democrats – 73 percent support
Conservative Republicans – 35 percent support
Renters – 73 percent support
Homeowners – 54 percent support
Under 45 years old – 75 percent support
Over 45 years old – 56 percent support