The Swarm

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March 27, 2009
Deficit? What deficit? Sac County purchases a new logo

Sacramento County is $168 million in the hole. No matter. Somehow, it had an extra $79,000 lying around to replace the county's old logo, which was created in 1961. Here is the new one:


When asked about the expenditure, Supervisor Roger Dickinson told a local television reporter: "You never have a second chance to make a first impression."

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The Swarm is written by members of The Sacramento Bee's editorial board. They meet daily and are separate from the newsroom. Views included here are those of individual writers, and do not necessarily reflect those of a majority of the board or the positions expressed in The Bee's editorials.

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