Archive for September 30th, 2012

The Sun: Election Day upgrades on their way in San Bernardino County

Ed Castro, Staff Writer
Posted: 09/29/2012 06:20:42 PM PDT

REDLANDS – Michael Scarpello, just a year into his position as the registrar of voters for San Bernardino County, on Saturday discussed an assortment of upgrades made by the county Elections Office.

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Joe Nelson, Staff Writer
Posted: 09/29/2012 06:19:40 PM PDT

Environmental and groundwater management plans for a controversial pipeline project that would siphon roughly 2.5 million acre-feet of groundwater from High Desert aquifers over 50 years is to go before the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors on Monday.

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DailyBulletin: Southland turning to early voting

Mail-in ballots more popular among voters
Andrew Edwards, Staff Writer
Posted: 09/29/2012 06:19:41 PM PDT
Updated: 09/29/2012 06:43:28 PM PDT

The idea of Nov. 6 being “Election Day” is becoming less true for a growing number of Southern California voters.

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Liset Marquez, Staff Writer
Posted: 09/29/2012 03:51:39 PM PDT
Updated: 09/29/2012 06:05:26 PM PDT

Airlines across the nation are still adjusting to a tumultuous four-year period in the aviation industry that has forced many to adopt a new business model, according to an aviation industry performance report released by the Department of Transportation.

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At least 133 residents of a state Senate district there have filed formal complaints with the state, saying they were added to GOP rolls without their knowledge.

By Patrick McGreevy, Los Angeles Times
September 29, 2012, 6:31 p.m.

SACRAMENTO — Aggressive recruitment efforts in one of California’s most hotly contested voting districts has created a surge of newly minted Republicans like Marleny Reyes. Except she had no intention of joining the GOP.

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Capitol Alert
The latest on California politics and government
September 29, 2012

Gov. Jerry Brown has vetoed a package of bills that could have let local governments retain some redevelopment money for affordable housing and other economic development projects following the dissolution of California’s redevelopment agencies, his office announced this afternoon.

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Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Sunday, Sep. 30, 2012 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

California’s voters turned sharply to the right on taxes and crime during the 1970s, and the two visceral issues dominated its politics for the next two generations.

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