Archive for September 24th, 2012

Weekly Standard: CBS Doesn’t Air Obama Admitting Mistakes in Campaign Ads

September 23, 2012

Tonight, CBS aired a 60 Minutes interview with President Obama. But curiously enough, the news magazine show did not air a clip of Obama admitting to interviewer Steve Kroft that some of his campaign ads contain mistakes and that some even “go overboard.”
Official portrait of Barack Obama

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The PE: POLITICAL EMPIRE: Expanding horizons in Washington

Published: 23 September 2012 – 08:07 PM

Riverside’s Jamil Dada makes several trips annually to Washington, D.C. to push lawmakers to protect the stream of workforce development and job training funding that flows from the Capitol to Inland Southern California.

To read column by Ben Goad and Jim Miller in The Press Enterprise, click here.

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Monday, Sep. 24, 2012 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

The centerpiece of Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax increase measure, Proposition 30, is a $5 billion a year boost in income taxes on about 150,000 high-income individuals and families – the 1 percenters who already pay 40 percent of California’s income taxes.

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Calpensions: Stockton bankruptcy: bond insurers vs. CalPERS

By Ed Mendel
Monday, September 24, 2012

Bond insurers arguing that Stockton is ineligible for bankruptcy because it did not attempt to negotiate a pension debt reduction with CalPERS, among other failings, may get their day in court in January.

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