Archive for March 21st, 2012

InlandPolitics: S.B. County: Supervisor pay initiative headed to ballot

Wednesday, March 21, 2012 – 09:45 a.m.

An initiative to amend the San Bernardino County charter to reduce the pay, status and staffs of county supervisors is headed to the ballot.

The “Part-Time Pay for Part-Time Work” initiative, a measure backed by county unions, has officially qualified to go before county voters.

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Wednesday, March 21, 2012 – 08:45 a.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, March 21, 2012 – 09:55 a.m.

The ballot statement of San Manuel band of Mission Indians Chairman James Ramos leaves many questions and opens the door for political exploitation.

Ramos is challenging San Bernardino County Third District Supervisor Neil Derry in the June primary election.

Here’s the text of Ramos’ ballot statement:

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InlandPolitics: Romney widens lead in GOP delegate count

Romney

Wednesday, March 21, 2012 – 08:15 a.m.

Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney has widened his lead in the GOP delegate contest after last nights win in the state of Illinois.

Here’s the latest tally.

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InlandPolitics: Romney takes Illinois GOP primary

Wednesday, March 2, 2012 – 08:00 a.m.

Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney won the Illinois Republican Primary on Tuesday taking 47% of the Vote.

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PolitiCal
On politics in the Golden State
March 20, 2012 | 5:21 pm

It looks like Molly Munger has finally gotten the attention of Gov. Jerry Brown.

Munger, a Pasadena attorney, is backing a measure for the November ballot rivaling the governor’s tax plan. Brown has called made it clear he would like Munger to drop her initiative campaign, but he has not yet met with Munger to discuss tax policy. Brown said Tuesday that he spoke briefly to Munger for the first time last week, and that his wife, Anne, had an email exchange with her, but that Munger seemed unwilling to back away from her initiative.

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