Archive for January 29th, 2011

The Sun: Contract could cause San Bernardino councilman to resign

Desjardins

By Josh Dulaney Staff Writer
Posted: 01/28/2011 07:34:28 PM PST

SAN BERNARDINO – Councilman Jason Desjardins may have to resign because of a contract his company has with the city.

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10:00 PM PST on Friday, January 28, 2011

By BEN GOAD
Washington Bureau

WASHINGTON – As the GOP looks to improve the party’s image among the nation’s burgeoning Hispanic community, area House Republicans are pressing forward with legislation meant to fight illegal immigration.

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10:00 PM PST on Friday, January 28, 2011

By JIM MILLER
Sacramento Bureau

SACRAMENTO – Someday, a Hemet resident sitting at a home computer will be able to enter the name of a local company and get a list of every political donation the business has made — not just to local candidates but to others around the state.

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By Michael J. Sorba Staff Writer

Posted: 01/28/2011 06:57:03 PM PST

FONTANA – The Fontana Unified School District would be forced to cut more than $25 million from its budget if voters don’t approve five-year extensions of several tax increases the Legislature imposed two years ago, officials say.

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The Sun: San Bernardino County GOP chairman stays put

By James Rufus Koren Staff Writer
Posted: 01/28/2011 01:50:46 PM PST

Robert Rego was re-elected Thursday evening as chairman of the San Bernardino County Republican Party.

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The Sun: Preliminary hearing scheduled in Colonies case

Erwin’s bail reduced to nothing, released on own recognizance
By Mike Cruz
Posted: 01/28/2011 03:53:30 PM PST

A preliminary hearing has been scheduled in late April for former county assessor and Board of Supervisors Chairman Bill Postmus and Jim Erwin in the controversial 2006 Colonies lawsuit settlement.

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