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Darius/Maldonado Casino Past

"like the ceiling can't hold us"
"like the ceiling can't hold us"
The Index-Tribune Editor is very concerned about the minimum wage. At least that's what he wants you to believe because it has the tendency to humanize him and by proxy his boss, Darius Anderson. But the facts do not jive with his new op-ed. 

This is germane because Mr. Anderson leads the newspaper ownership group and Kenwood Investments who promised to pay a living wage to workers to entice voters to approve their disruptive Chateau Sonoma plan by voting against the recent hotel limitation measure.


The truth is that despite a very vocal pre-Measure B election outcry by many to make public the so-called "living wage agreement" between Lisa Maldnado of the North Bay Labor Council and Anderson's Kenwood Investments no such disclosure has been forthcoming. 

Post election, it has become a poorly kept secret that the agreement they struck does not hit a "Sonoma living wage" until year five of employment. By this fifth year anniversary of employment most of these likely young workers will have transitioned out of their position seeking higher wages elsewhere. Does the apparent misrepresentation constitute election fraud or just a difference of opinion?


So, why would a union organization and Bolling's boss flagrantly undermine workers such that Bolling feels he has to create the image of c-suite care or concern at the Index-Tribune? And by what magic did this duo of Anderson and Maldonado come together anyway? Did they know each other well prior to the infamous Chateau Sonoma "living wage agreement?"

The link below would imply a close working relationship prior to the final launch of the Graton Casino in Rohnert Park.


Lisa Maldonado was a partner in the "Friends of the Federated Indians of the Graton Rancheria" along with a woman named Susan Moore. Ms. Moore is closely aligned with Susan Gorin who has been holding secret talks about post SDC development for that precious property. Gee, I wonder???


http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:h5ALlz6OPyQJ:http://www.dandb.com/businessdirectory/friendsoffederatedindiansofgratonrancheria-sebastopol-ca-817257.html%2Bfriends+of+the+graton+rancheria+lisa+maldonado&hl=en&gbv=2&ct=clnk


Clearly, Ms. Maldonado and Darius Anderson have a cozy business relationship left over from the installation of the Casino. So end your wondering why a union representative would cut such an egregiously bad deal on behalf future members. 

Obviously, Ms. Maldonado's relationship with Anderson and his Vegas Station Casinos client is far more important than being truthful about the agreements she represents are on behalf of future union members.


So what else is in that agreement is so bad that it must be kept from the public? 

Sycophantic parasites who live off the crumbs like Chris David-Limo Driver can name call and engage in ad hominems but they never address the facts presented because they simply can't defend the indefensible. 

http://www.sonomanews.com/true-cost-labor/#.UvEGiq421Rc
Chris David February 04, 2014 at 08:55 PM
This is pathetic. Why can't the Patch in Sonoma be a great community website, like it is in other towns? Instead, it's filled with garbage articles like this one, by the conspiracy theorist and nut job Ralph Hutchinson.. who doesn't even live in Sonoma but has some vendetta against this town. C'mon Patch Editor. Get rid of this crap. Stop allowing the bad-mouthing of people in our small, close community. Make The Patch a useful community resource.
Anna Gomez February 05, 2014 at 04:17 AM
Hmmm....Chris David again. Hey Chris did you actually read the linked articles? Maldonado and Anderson - Completely BUSTED! Keep it up howiewine! And Ralph if you read this - ignore Chris David he is obviously told to read the boards and make negative comments by someone that is getting very very very nervous about being exposed...... Any word about the New Mexico Supreme Court ruling on the lawsuit against Darius Anderson for FRAUD yet? Can hardly wait!
Ralph Hutchinson February 06, 2014 at 05:48 AM
Collusion to dramatize the election and get sympathizers onboard. Darius and Maldonado knew each other.
Chris David February 06, 2014 at 09:38 AM
Give it up Ralph. You need mental help. You are unstable. All these conspiracies exist only in your mind. We are all so glad you don't live in Sonoma anymore. Now leave Sonoma alone.
Ralph Hutchinson February 06, 2014 at 11:23 AM
These relationships are facts. Sonoma cronyism is being exposed. Sonoma is not only a National spectacle but international.
Anna Gomez February 06, 2014 at 02:18 PM
5th Generation Sonoman here.......Thank you Ralph for all of your hard work getting the truth out. If you didnt do this for free my family would hire you to investigate all of these bums. Time to expose the rats that are destroying this city. Hey Ralph I am pretty sure Chris David and Steven Charles are the same person blog under different names. Hey maybe its Darius's mother.....
Ralph Hutchinson February 06, 2014 at 02:36 PM
Linnell is a paid tourist shuttle driver. Part of the machine. I expect flack. Just get em in their bunkers cause soon the bank story is about to break again and SDC and hotel election are collateral damage.
Chris David February 06, 2014 at 06:34 PM
once again Ralph. You are clueless. Leave Sonoma alone. You don't even live here. You are losing your mind Ralph. Please seek professional help
Ralph Hutchinson February 11, 2014 at 08:42 PM
I offer to set up a teleconference Chris with you and Anna to discuss a few things.
Ralph Hutchinson February 19, 2014 at 07:51 PM
When are we talking Chris?
Umberto Smith February 23, 2014 at 04:38 PM
Chris they are not theories. They are based on logic and reason. Sonoma is a town that is being bought and paid for by selfish interests. Sonoma Valley Bank folded and the very people responsible for it's demise continue to parade around as philanthropists. It's a bit disgusting.

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