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Population dangers EDITOR: We have a shortage of affordable housing here in Sonoma County. As columnist Paul Gullixson said Sunday, “the biggest growth in population in the county is not people relocating here, it is births over deaths” (“Was governor right that we don’t want housing?
I know personal choice is a big issue for many of us, but in the case of assisted suicide, the issue is much more complicated than that.
It qualifies as the most cataclysmic event in the history of Sonoma County. On the morning of April 18, 1906, the earth moved, and downtown Santa Rosa was reduced to a pile of bricks.
With Ted Cruz announcing and Rand Paul and Marco Rubio soon to follow, it’s time to start handicapping the horses and making enemies.
Sonoma County needs to show a little more effort, but it’s Sacramento that has the keys to the gym. And right now, it’s locked.
A movement is afoot to put a woman on the $20 bill in 2020, the 100th anniversary of women gaining the right to vote. It would be a good start.
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