Archive for August 22nd, 2011

InlandPolitics: S.B. County: Uffer medical history, condition at issue

Uffer

Monday, August 22, 2011 – 06:30 a.m.

Ousted San Bernardino County Chief Executive Mark Uffer reportedly may be in the hunt for lifetime health insurance coverage.

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Rep. Darrell Issa

10:00 PM PDT on Sunday, August 21, 2011

The Press-Enterprise

As chairman of the House Oversight Committee, Inland Rep. Darrell Issa has made plenty of headlines this year by targeting government programs and Obama administration policies for investigation.

But it was Issa under the microscope last week as an unflattering story emerged, prompting the Riverside County-area Republican to lash back.

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10:00 PM PDT on Sunday, August 21, 2011

BY DARRELL R. SANTSCHI
STAFF WRITER
dsantschi@pe.com

The Colton City Council is taking steps it hopes won’t be necessary to protect the city’s redevelopment agency.

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DailyBulletin: Three-person race for Claremont Unified seat

Bonita and Mt. San Antonio boards cancel elections
Wes Woods II, Staff Writer
Created: 08/21/2011 07:03:11 AM PDT

It will be a three-person race for two seats on the Board of Education of the Claremont Unified School District in the Nov. 8 election.

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By Larry Gordon, Los Angeles Times
August 22, 2011

For the first time, the total amount that University of California students pay in tuition this year will surpass the funding the prestigious public university receives from the state. It is a historic shift for the UC system and part of a national trend that is changing the nature of public higher education.

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Monday, August 22, 2011
By Ed Mendel

In a sign of the uncertain times, the CalPERS board last week approved a sharp increase in the cost of terminating pension plans, a rare action said to be taken each year by only one or two of the more than 2,000 retirement plans in the giant system.

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Money & Company
Tracking the market and economic trends that shape your finances.
August 21, 2011 | 5:52 pm

One of the Federal Reserve’s primary roles is to be the lender of last resort to banks. It played that role to the tune of stunning $1.2 trillion during the financial-system crisis that began in 2007, according to data compiled for the first time by Bloomberg News.

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