Archive for September 12th, 2011

The PE: Political Empire: Tavaglione: GOP bigwigs ‘seemed to like me’

John Tavaglione

Political Empire

10:00 PM PDT on Sunday, September 11, 2011

The Press-Enterprise

Riverside County Supervisor John Tavaglione already is gearing up for his congressional bid in a new district centered on Riverside and Moreno Valley.

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10:00 PM PDT on Sunday, September 11, 2011

BY IMRAN GHORI
STAFF WRITER
ighori@pe.com

High Desert residents will be able to participate in San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors meetings from Victorville via video-conferencing beginning Tuesday.

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DailyBulletin: Upland’s election turnout disappoints

Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Created: 09/11/2011 07:53:46 PM PDT

UPLAND – The city’s all-mail election yielded a lower turnout than regular elections, despite the convenience of not having to provide postage.

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Adams

Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Created: 09/11/2011 07:03:02 AM PDT

UPLAND – The future of the Upland police chief and a new downtown restaurant may be decided during tonight’s City Council meeting.

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By David Siders
dsiders@sacbee.com
Published: Monday, Sep. 12, 2011 – 12:00 am | Page 1A

As the Legislature finished in a flurry early Saturday and left town, it left Gov. Jerry Brown in a jam.

Among the raft of bills approved in the final hours of the legislative session were several union-backed measures that, if Brown vetoes, could strain his already-complicated relationship with labor and, if he signs, could upset his business friends.

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LATimes: Howard Jarvis kills Brown tax plan

By George Skelton Capitol Journal
September 11, 2011, 9:47 p.m.

From Sacramento– The most powerful person in the state Capitol last week was not the governor or a legislative leader, at least on taxes. It was Jon Coupal.

Jon Coupal? He’s a disciple of the legendary anti-tax crusader Howard Jarvis.

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PolitiCal
On politics in the Golden State
September 11, 2011 | 9:32 pm

Opponents of new congressional district maps recently drawn by a citizens commission may begin a petition drive for a referendum effort to overturn the maps, the secretary of state’s office announced Friday.

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