Archive for April 11th, 2011

InlandPolitics: Upland’s Quincey likely getting the boot

Monday, April 11, 2011 – 08:40 a.m.

All signs point to Upland City Manager Robb Quincey’s departure from City Hall.

Read the rest of this entry »

On Monday April 11, 2011, 11:36 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The world’s largest bond fund began betting against U.S. government debt last month on the expectation that shaky finances will jolt interest rates higher.

Read the rest of this entry »

Mitzelfelt

 

10:00 PM PDT on Sunday, April 10, 2011

The Press-Enterprise

San Bernardino County Supervisor Brad Mitzelfelt wants to give transportation planners in the nation’s biggest county a higher profile.

Read the rest of this entry »

The Sun: Rialto looks at plans for water

Proposal would lease out city’s facilities
Jim Steinberg, Staff Writer
Posted: 04/10/2011 08:08:54 PM PDT

RIALTO – As negotiations continue with a private water company, the city will hold its third workshop Thursday on a proposal to lease the city’s water and wastewater facilities.

Read the rest of this entry »

DailyBulletin: Upland to look at Aug. 30 vote

Wendy Leung, Staff Writer
Created: 04/10/2011 07:02:20 AM PDT

Some big decisions will be made tonight by the Upland City Council.

The city’s leaders will consider a resolution calling for an all-mail ballot special election on Aug. 30 to to select someone to fill the seat left open when Ray Musser was appointed mayor.

Read the rest of this entry »

DailyBulletin: ONT offered, for a price

Agency says city has to pay
Liset Marquez, Staff Writer
Created: 04/10/2011 08:08:51 PM PDT

ONTARIO – Control of L.A./Ontario International Airport could be the city’s for the right price, according to the head of the organization that runs it now.

Read the rest of this entry »

SacBee: Jerry Brown defends first lady in LA interview

Capitol Alert
The latest on California politics and government
April 10, 2011

Responding to Senate Republican leader Bob Dutton’s statement that first lady and special counsel Anne Gust Brown “yelled” at him in budget talks, Gov. Jerry Brown said on a TV show in Los Angeles this morning that Dutton was “filibustering” and that his wife had little patience for it.

Read the rest of this entry »

Published: Monday, Apr. 11, 2011 – 12:00 am | Page 3A
Last Modified: Monday, Apr. 11, 2011 – 6:19 am

Since budget negotiations broke down last month, Gov. Jerry Brown and lawmakers are searching for new ways to solve the state’s remaining $15.4 billion deficit. Kevin Yamamura of The Bee has hosted three live chats at www.sacbee.com on the state budget in recent weeks; here are highlights from the discussions. Find the full chats on the Capitol Alert blog at blogs.sacbee.com/capitolalertlatest.

Read the rest of this entry »

Politicians preparing to run by meeting voters and raising funds could find themselves campaigning in a district with far different boundaries after a citizens panel redraws Assembly, state Senate and congressional maps.

By Jean Merl, Los Angeles Times
April 11, 2011

Since mid-October, Brian C. Johnson has spent evenings and weekends meeting with voters in a Los Angeles-area Assembly district, seeking endorsements and raising money for an election that is more than a year away.

Read the rest of this entry »

Calbuzz: D.C. and Sacto: A Tale of Two Political Universes

April 11, 2011

After speaking in Los Alamitos last weekend, Gov. Jerry Brown labeled as “pathetic” the last-minute deal on the federal budget that averted a government shutdown.

Read the rest of this entry »