Archive for November 4th, 2012

Sunday, November 4, 2012 – 09:00 a.m.

After a brief glimmer of sun on his re-election bid chances, due to Hurricane Sandy, President Barack Obama now faces the music from the ineptitude of federal disaster relief efforts.

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San Bernardino County Third District Supervisor Neil Derry left. Former San Manuel Manuel Tribal Chairman James Ramos right.

Published: 03 November 2012 – 07:17 PM

County supervisors earn six-figure salaries, control millions of dollars in spending and serve a vast population. But at its heart, the race for a supervisor’s seat is run like much smaller campaigns — door to door, voter by voter.

To read story by Jeff Horseman and Imran Ghori in The Press Enterprise, click here.

Published: 03 November 2012 – 06:49 PM

Democrats and Republicans kicked off a final push Saturday to turn out voters in a pair of overlapping Riverside County legislative districts that have emerged as among the most competitive Assembly and Senate races on Tuesday’s ballot.

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

Ryan Hagen, Staff Writer
Posted: 11/03/2012 01:01:30 PM PDT

Special Section: San Bernardino

SAN BERNARDINO – City representatives and their major creditors will meet in court for the second time Monday morning after CalPERS and others objected that the city didn’t qualify for bankruptcy protection.

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By Dana Bartholomew, Staff Writer
Posted: 11/03/2012 02:46:50 PM PDT
Updated: 11/03/2012 04:30:45 PM PDT

A record number of registered voters who haven’t mailed in ballots could trudge to polls across Southern California on Tuesday for a nailbiter of an election.

But few expect them to nudge the neck-and-neck presidential showdown between President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney, whose victory may be decided by other key states.

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By Kevin Yamamura
Published: Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012 – 11:00 pm | Page 1A
Last Modified: Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012 – 8:15 am

Gov. Jerry Brown has framed it as a simple choice for voters: Pass Proposition 30 or schools will suffer early shutdowns and college students will pay higher tuition.

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SFChronicle: Much more rides on Prop. 30 than schools

Marisa Lagos and Wyatt Buchanan
Updated 10:23 p.m., Saturday, November 3, 2012

Sacramento — In speeches and ads supporting Proposition 30, Gov. Jerry Brown has largely focused on the initiative’s effect on public school and university funding. He says little, however, about Prop. 30’s significant impacts on public safety and health care.

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SacBee: Dan Walters: Prop. 30 and Jerry Brown’s future

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012 – 11:00 pm | Page 3A
Last Modified: Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012 – 8:15 am

Jerry Brown has amassed a strong record of winning California elections in a career that’s spanned more than four decades, beginning with a seat on the Los Angeles community college board in 1969.

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