Archive for September 14th, 2012

InlandPolitics: Eagan Jones cuts U.S. Credit rating to AA- from AA

Friday, September 14, 2012 – 03:00 p.m.

Institutional ratings agency Egan Jones cut its rating on the sovereign debt of the United States to AA- from AA Friday.

Read the rest of this entry »

InlandPolitics: This and That!

Friday, September 14, 2012 – 08:15 a.m.

Here’s some news of interest flowing across the transom Friday morning.

First-time unemployment claims rise again

Initial first-time claims for unemployment benefits rose to 382,000 last week. The number was up 12,000 from the previous week.

Read the rest of this entry »

InlandPolitics: Federal Reserve initiates end game

Friday, September 14, 2012 – 08:00 a.m.

It was only a matter of time.

Faced with a stalling economy the U.S. Federal Reserve, led by Chairman Ben Benanke, has started the end game in trying to stave off another economic decline.

Read the rest of this entry »

The PE: RIVERSIDE: Mayoral runoff candidates debate

Published: 13 September 2012 – 09:32 PM

Riverside mayoral candidates Ed Adkison and William “Rusty” Bailey grilled each other about the city budget, transparency and potential conflicts of interest at a candidates forum Thursday, Sept. 13.

To read story by Alicia Robinson in The Press Enterprise, click here.

DailyBulletin: ONT letter hints at incentive offers

Liset Marquez, Staff Writer
Created: 09/13/2012 05:10:02 PM PDT

Special Section: ONT Rentgal fees Classic

ONTARIO – Airlines at L.A./Ontario International that bring in new flights could benefit by having their rental fees waived for two years or aided by a $500,000 marketing campaign.

Read the rest of this entry »

VVDailyPress: Runner criticized for opposing fire fee

Runner

September 13, 2012 8:55 AM
DON THOMPSON, Associated Press

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — One of California’s top elected tax collectors is facing criticism for his high-profile campaign to block a controversial fee that Democratic leaders say he and the state board he serves are responsible for collecting, not opposing.

Read the rest of this entry »