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Ballot description

When voting for the position of Nevada County Clerk-Recorder, please note that Mr. Diaz’s status of “Retired Clerk-Recorder” will not appear beneath his name on the ballot. I feel this is unfortunate because it deprives the voters of pertinent infornmation, which would allow them to select the most qualified candidate. On the other hand, Ms. Smith, who was “appointed” to the position and has held it for just a little over a year, is automatically awarded this title. This is not right.

Bonnie Scherer


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