Archive for October 7th, 2011

InlandPolitics: Just a thought

Friday, October 7, 2011 – 10:15 a.m.

“Fathom the Hypocrisy of a Government that requires every citizen to prove they are insured… but not everyone must prove they are a citizen.”

InlandPolitics: S.B. County: Uffer civil trial delayed

Friday, October 7, 2011 – 10:00 a.m.

The civil trial of a lawsuit filed by former county executive Mark Uffer against San Bernardino County has been continued at the request of both parties.

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The PE: RIVERSIDE COUNTY: Three key posts vacant

BY DUANE W. GANG
STAFF WRITER
dgang@pe.com

Published: 06 October 2011 06:03 PM

An estimated $80 million budget gap for next fiscal year is only the start of the challenges Riverside County supervisors face in the coming months.

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The PE: AIRPORT: Agency to review agreements with Spencer

BY KIMBERLY PIERCEALL
STAFF WRITER
kpierceall@pe.com

Published: 06 October 2011 04:52 PM

The public agency overseeing San Bernardino International Airport will review all of its agreements with the airport’s developer Scot Spencer at its Oct. 12 meeting during closed session and discuss whether to terminate parts of those agreements, said Tim Sabo, legal counsel for the San Bernardino International Airport Authority and the related Inland Valley Development Agency.

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InlandPolitics: Speaking of grandstanding!

Friday, October 7, 2011 – 09:45 a.m.

You’ve got to hand it to politicians with aspirations for higher office and a desire to deflect. The compare and contrast of the following two stories says it all.

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The Sun: Assistant AG Schons to retire, take new job

Joe Nelson, Staff Writer
Posted: 10/06/2011 07:11:55 PM PDT

Senior state Assistant Attorney General Gary Schons will retire at the end of the month and will begin a new job at the San Diego County District Attorney’s Office, officials from both offices said.

San Bernardino County Assistant District Attorney Jim Hackleman also is retiring. His last day is Friday.

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Ryan Hagen. The (San Bernardino County) Sun
Posted: 10/06/2011 01:34:49 PM PDT

COLTON – The Colton Unified School District board on Thursday delayed making a decision on potential cuts to transportation – including a plan that would eliminate busing for most students and 41 jobs – after a last-minute offer by the union representing those employees.

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Jim Steinberg, Staff Writer
Posted: 10/06/2011 07:44:41 PM PDT

RIALTO – The city on Thursday laid off 20 full-time employees, the first time such action has been taken in a decade.

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DailyBulletin: Redistricting maps find bipartisan challenge

Baca

Neil Nisperos, Staff Writer
Created: 10/06/2011 12:27:32 PM PDT

Rep. Joe Baca has reached over the political divide and expressed support for a lawsuit that seeks to reject dozens of newly-approved state congressional maps.

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By Dan Walters
Published: Friday, Oct. 7, 2011 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

Gov. Jerry Brown assembled a phalanx of local politicians and cops the other day to assure the public that the “realignment” of some criminal justice, health and social service functions to counties will not endanger anyone.

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Money & Company
Tracking the market and economic trends that shape your finances.
October 6, 2011 | 1:10 pm

In an effort to streamline operations and cut expenses, California’s largest workers’ compensation insurance company plans to lay off almost a fourth of its 6,800 employees.

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Money & Company
Tracking the market and economic trends that shape your finances.
October 6, 2011 | 7:27 am

The rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage dropped to 3.94% in the latest Freddie Mac tally of home lenders, the first sub-4% rate in the survey’s 40-year history.

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