Media Ignores Ron Paul’s Victory In California Straw Poll

A Straw Poll was held on Saturday September 17th during the California GOP Convention in Los Angeles. In first place was Texas Congressman Ron Paul with 44.9% of the vote.  Second place went to Texas Governor Rick Perry (29.3%). This was followed by Mitt Romney (8.8%), Congresswoman Michele Bachmann (7.7%), Jon Huntsman (2.0%), Herman Cain (1.8%) and Newt Gingrich (1.7%).  All others candidates received less than 1%.  But why didn’t we hear about Ron Paul’s significant win in the national mainstream media? Last month after the Ames, Iowa straw poll, Jon Stewart questioned this very topic:

It’s All Greek To Me

California Assemblywoman  Kristin Olsen (who represents the Motherlode) addresses her constituents in Spanish. You’ll have to wait for about one (or uno) minute into the video before Senorita Olsen appears.

IPAD 2 Giveaway


AM 1450 KVML is giving away “IPAD 2’s” and all you have to do is register to win!

Get to one of these sponsor locations today: 

  • Cutler Segerstrom Insurance Agency on Greenley Road
  • The NEW Mark Twain St. Joseph’s Hospital Family Medical Center, Angels Camp (In The Savemart Shopping Center)
  • Sonora Grocery Outlet
  • B Bar Y Traders in Jamestown
  • Studio 3 Salon on Standard Road, Downtown Standard


  • Abbey Carpet, Highway 108 in East Sonora
  • Backyard Spa & Pool Essentials,on Stockton Road,Downtown Sonora
  • Foothill Business Cards, Washington Street, Downtown Sonora
  • Cornerspace Café in the Indian Rock Center, East Sonora
  • Heuser’s Furniture, Stewart Street, Downtown Sonora


  • National Flooring & Supply, on the corner of Tuolumne Road and Eagle Ridge Drive
  • Bertelli’s Health Mart Pharmacy on Stockton Road, Downtown Sonora
  • Copper Valley Realty in the Copper Town Square
  • Oak Valley Community Bank in the Indian Rock Center, East Sonora


Registration is FREE and you must enter each week! 2 winners will be announced Monday morning August 15th,22nd,29th, and September 6th (because the 5th is a holiday).

Complete rules are listed below.

I Pad Giveaway



August 5 – Sept 2, 2011

Two Winners announced each Morning (Aug 15, 22, 29 & Sept 6)

Please note that individual contests may have additional or updated rules.

  1. No purchase necessary.
  2. Each winner will receive one new Apple IPAD 2 Wi-Fi valued at $500.00. No substitutions.
  3. Void where prohibited by international, federal, state, or local law.
  4. Winning households are ineligible to win another prize on KZSQ, KKBN and KVML  for 30 days.
  5. Winners are responsible for any and all federal, state, and local taxes which may be payable due to receipt of prize.
  6. Participants may not use sophisticated telephone or computer equipment to win the contest. Winners who are found to have used such equipment will be disqualified.
  7. One winner per household.
  8. Clarke Broadcasting Corp. reserves the right to cancel the promotion at any time. All prize award decisions are final. The decisions of Clarke Broadcasting Corp. management are final. Rules may be changed by Clarke Broadcasting at any time during contest.
  9. Employees, agencies, representatives, affiliates, and immediate families of Clarke Broadcasting Corp., and any official contest/promotion participant are not eligible.

10.  Contests are open only to California residents.           

11.  Prizes MUST be claimed at 342 S. Washington St, Sonora, Ca. Office hours are Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:30pm (excluding holidays). Winners have thirty (30) days to claim prize. Prizes not claimed in 30 thirty days will be forfeited by winner.


13.  By entering, entrant agrees to hold harmless and indemnify Clarke Broadcasting Corp, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, governors, employees and agents against any and all liability, damages or causes of action (however named or described), with respect to or arising out of either (i) entrant’s participation, or (ii) the receipt or use of the prizes awarded in the promotion and authorizes the use, without additional compensation, of his or her name and/or likeness and/or voice/photograph and municipality of residence for promotion and/or advertising purposes in any manner and in any medium (including, without limitation, radio broadcasts; newspapers and other publications; television or film releases; slides; videotape; distribution over the Internet; and picture data storage) the contest sponsors may deem appropriate.

14.  Clarke Broadcasting Corp. is not responsible in the event of any technical difficulties with any equipment, including telephone equipment during any and all contests.

15.  Contest rules may vary with individual contests.

16.  Winners must present a photo id (driver’s license, passport, etc) before prize will be    distributed.

17.  Must be 18 or older to participate.

KVML 1450 AM is giving away “Family Vacations” and all you have to do is register to win! 

Get to one of these sponsor locations today:

  • Golden State Cellular – Angels Camp Location
  • Algeo’s Appliance Center
  • Cutler-Segerstrom Insurance
  • Mark Twain St. Joseph’s Family Medical Center, Angels Camp (In The Savemart Shopping Center)
  • Sonora Grocery Outlet
  • B Bar Y Traders
  • Studio 3 Salon
  • Golden State Cellular – Sonora Location

Registration is FREE and you must enter each week! 2 winners will be announced each Monday morning thru the month of July. Winners receive

  • Four family tickets to the Santa Cruz Beach & Boardwalk
  • Four family tickets to the Aquarium of the Bay
  • Four family tickets for an evening cruise of the Bay on Red and White Fleet
  • Gas card for $100

For complete rules, scroll down this web page.

Good Luck from AM 1450 KVML