Archive for September 25th, 2012

The Sun: How much still needs to be cut in San Bernardino? Hard to tell, say officials

Ryan Hagen, Staff Writer
Posted: 09/24/2012 09:16:19 PM PDT

SAN BERNARDINO – With more than 100 layoffs already authorized and more cuts necessary to erase what started as a $45.8 million deficit, no one knows how much the city still needs to cut from its budget.

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State Senator Bob Dutton left. Congressman Gary Miller right.

Neil Nisperos, Staff Writer
Posted: 09/24/2012 09:17:02 PM PDT
Updated: 09/24/2012 10:41:24 PM PDT

RANCHO CUCAMONGA – Two longtime Republican lawmakers competing for a hotly contested congressional seat will face off at a forum on Wednesday in this city.

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A Southwest flight on the tarmac in route for the runway at Ontario International airport in 2011. /File Photo

Published: 24 September 2012 – 09:20 PM

Southwest Airlines, the company ferrying the majority of passengers at Ontario International Airport, cut its daily departures there from an average of 53 in 2007 to 33 this year.

To read story by Kim Pierceall in The Press Enterprise, click here.

DailyBulletin: Congressional hearing to discuss ONT

Liset Marquez, Staff Writer
Posted: 09/24/2012 09:17:16 PM PDT
Updated: 09/24/2012 10:04:20 PM PDT

ONTARIO – The case for local control of L.A./Ontario International Airport, and its economic importance to the region, will be heard at a special congressional hearing on Thursday at City Hall.

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September 24, 2012

Gov. Jerry Brown today signed legislation that would raise money to modernize the secretary of state’s creeky online campaign-finance system.

To read post by Jim Miller in The Press Enterprise, click here.

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
dwalters@sacbee.com
Published: Tuesday, Sep. 25, 2012 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

Gov. Jerry Brown and civil rights attorney Molly Munger appear to be heading toward a direct clash over rival tax increase measures that could doom both.

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The State Worker
Chronicling civil-service life for California state workers

By Jon Ortiz
September 24, 2012

The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees contributed $1.5 million to defeat Proposition 32, part of $3.48 million given by labor unions and politicians within the last week.

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