<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?


Santa Rosa

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

Political affiliation

Liberal Democrats – 73 percent support

Conservative Republicans – 35 percent support

Housing type

Renters – 73 percent support

Homeowners – 54 percent support


Under 45 years old – 75 percent support

Over 45 years old – 56 percent support