Media Clips 10.26.2012

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Media Clips 10.26.2012

Postby madona » Fri Oct 26, 2012 9:15 am


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Some taxpayers outraged over Proposition 30
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 10/26/2012)
Business and taxpayer groups opposed to Proposition 30 gathered in Fresno. They say taxes should not be raised in a down economy. But some students and educators at Fresno State say the initiative would give education a much needed $6 billion boost. ... id=8859495

Prop. 37: Labeling Genetically Modified Food
(KGPE-TV CBS 47 Fresno © 10/26/2012)
Two weeks before the election, the debate over food labels rages on. One of the propositions on the ballot requires food labels on food products that are genetically modified. In a lab at Fresno state, Plant Geneticist Dr. Alejandro Calderon develops plants that eventually grow in a greenhouse. ... lSEfw.cspx

Fresno State student gets Howard Jarvis 'tax fighter' award
(Fresno Bee © 10/25/2012)

A Fresno State student who also is a candidate for the Fresno Unified Board of Trustees received the Tax Fighter of the Year award Thursday from the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association. ... oward.html

No on Prop. 30 group holds rally
(The Business Journal © 10/25/2012)
Fresno State senior and Fresno Unified School Board candidate Daniel J. Harrison was named the “Tax Fighter of the Year” by the Taxpayers Association. ... olds-rally

Prop. 34 backers to talk at Fresno State
(The Fresno Bee © 10/25/2012)
Two former executioners and an appellate court attorney will be at Fresno State today to discuss their support for Proposition 34, a spokesman with the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty said. ... k=misearch#storylink=cpy

Valley home construction making a comeback
(The Fresno Bee © 10/25/2012)
Builders have been waiting for the economy to improve, and it has, said Boud, who has spoken about the Valley housing market at the Gazarian Center for Real Estate at Fresno State. Then builders look for home prices to stabilize, sales volume to improve and foreclosed inventory to fall. ... k=misearch

Local events for the week of Oct. 26-Nov. 1
(The Fresno Bee © 10/25/2012)
Beijing Calling From Heart Special Performing Art Group is a troupe featuring performers with visual, hearing and physical challenges. The majority of the cast participated in the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the 2008 Beijing Paralympics Games. ... k=misearch

Researcher to study energy used to produce pistachios
(The Fresno Bee © 10/25/2012)
A California State University, Fresno, professor wants to determine how energy is required to produce, process and ship pistachios and how much greenhouse gas they produce. ... 87961.html
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