Archive for October 28th, 2012

InlandPolitics: Legal conflicts problematic for candidate


Sunday, October 28, 2012 – 10:00 a.m.
Last Modified: Monday, October 29, 2012 – 10:00 a.m.

SAN BERNARDINO, CA– A new wrinkle is surfacing in a hotly-contested race for the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors.

The legal requirements surrounding the 2011 resignation of San Bernardino City Councilman Jason Desjardins due to his business, Big Z towing, having a tow rotation contract with the San Bernardino Police Department is now emerging in the race between Third District Supervisor Neil Derry and San Manuel Tribal Member James C. Ramos.

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Published: 27 October 2012 – 03:48 PM

A dog lover and avid hunter, one might think congressional candidate Bob Dutton would be well-positioned to pick up endorsements from the Humane Society and the National Rifle Association.

To read column by Ben Goad and Alicia Robinson in The Press Enterprise, click here.


Andrew Edwards, Staff Writer
Posted: 10/27/2012 11:59:51 AM PDT

New districts and a revised elections system that allows candidates of the same party to compete in the general election are two new dynamics affecting this year’s elections for the state Legislature.

Here’s a summary of races affecting the Inland Valley, San Bernardino area and High Desert:

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Joe Nelson, Staff Writer
Posted: 10/27/2012 05:42:59 PM PDT

Developer Scot Spencer’s affiliation with San Bernardino International Airport should be a thing of the past within the next two weeks, the airport’s interim executive director said Friday.

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By Mike Rosenberg

Posted: 10/27/2012 05:00:03 PM PDT
Updated: 10/28/2012 07:29:46 AM PDT

In TV commercials and campaign stops, Gov. Jerry Brown has told Californians that voting against his tax-hike measure, Proposition 30, will mean devastating cuts for public schools. Yet the governor’s finance team concedes that state spending will go up next year regardless of your vote.

So what’s a voter to think? Does the state of California really need more of your money?

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SacBee: Dan Walters: California’s economy is still shaky

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

The Bee recently published a monograph by Mike Rossi, Gov. Jerry Brown’s economic adviser, in which he sought to debunk criticism of California’s business climate.

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