Archive for October 27th, 2012

By Kelly Puente, Staff Writer
Posted: 10/26/2012 09:58:23 PM PDT

When Elizabeth Zamora received a letter from Cal State Dominguez Hills stating that her application for the fall semester was on hold pending the outcome of Proposition 30, the prospective student said she was shocked.

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Liset Marquez, Staff Writer
Posted: 10/26/2012 07:57:59 PM PDT
Updated: 10/26/2012 11:11:04 PM PDT

MONTCLAIR – It’s getting ugly.

The City Council race, which has centered around pension costs, has become a contentious battle for two open seats.

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Lori Fowler, Staff Writer
Posted: 10/26/2012 04:06:13 PM PDT
Updated: 10/26/2012 05:25:13 PM PDT

More changes are coming as a result of the Chino courthouse closure scheduled at the beginning of the year.

Not only will cases be reassigned to the courthouses in Rancho Cucamonga and Fontana, but three judges who officially had retired but continued to serve will be let go to make room for transferring employees.

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October 27, 2012 9:00 AM
LYNNEA LOMBARDO, Staff Writer

The two Republican candidates hoping to represent the 8th Congressional District — Paul Cook and Gregg Imus — are working with very different campaign budgets, including contributions from very different types of donors.

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VVDailyPress: Government employee pay soars past average Joes

October 27, 2012 10:00 AM
From Staff Reports

SACRAMENTO • Salaries and pension benefits for California state workers grew three times as fast as the per capita personal income of all Californians, according to a new study released by the Center for Government Analysis and the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Foundation.

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PolitiCal
On politics in the Golden State
October 26, 2012 | 1:09 pm

California tax revenue continues to lag behind projections, according to details released Friday by Gov. Jerry Brown’s administration.

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L.A. NOW
Southern California — this just in
October 26, 2012 | 6:18 pm

Support for the three-strikes measure, Proposition 36, has held relatively steady in recent weeks, with 63% of voters in favor, 22% opposed and 15% undecided or not answering, according to a USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll released this week.

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