Archive for November 5th, 2012

InlandPolitics: The outside money against Prop. 30 and for Prop. 32 – No body cares!

Monday, November 5, 2012 – 11:00 a.m.
Last Modified: Tuesday, November 6, 2012 – 06:55 a.m.

The legal battle to disclose the donor information behind an $11 million contribution to oppose Propositions 30 and support Proposition 32, by Arizona non-profit Americans for Responsible Leadership is wearing thin.

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InlandPolitics: The candidate contests

Monday, November 5, 2012 – 10:30 a.m.
Last modified: Tuesday, November 6, 2012 0 08:30 a.m.

Here’s a few commonsense candidate recommendations, in select contests, for Riverside and San Bernardino County voters to consider.

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InlandPolitics: The California propositions

Monday, November 5, 2012 – 09:15 a.m.

Once again California voters face a plethora of propositions to consider.

Look at the following commonsense recommendations.

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Monday, November 5, 2012 – 08:00 a.m.

It was a frantic weekend in the presidential polling universe.

Everyone and their mother produced a poll.

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By Steven Harmon
Bay Area News Group
Posted: 11/05/2012 06:11:27 AM PST

SACRAMENTO — In a unanimous and urgent decision, the state Supreme Court on Sunday ordered an Arizona group to immediately hand over documents related to its anonymous $11 million donation to a California business political action committee. But lawyers for the group immediately turned to the U.S. Supreme Court seeking yet another delay.

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By JULIET WILLIAMS Associated Press
Posted: 11/04/2012 08:57:26 PM PST
Updated: 11/04/2012 09:07:40 PM PST

SACRAMENTO, Calif.—Tuesday’s general election will be a super-charged affair compared to California’s sleepy primary in June, when less than a third of registered voters bothered to cast a ballot.

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 11/04/2012 11:54:40 AM PST
Updated: 11/04/2012 05:15:48 PM PST

UPLAND – The City Council needs to free up $2 million annually in the general fund in order to regain financial stability, according to a report from City Manager Stephen Dunn.

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Liset Marquez, Staff Writer
Posted: 11/04/2012 11:53:38 AM PST
Updated: 11/04/2012 05:14:19 PM PST

ONTARIO – In a bid for local control of LA/Ontario International Airport, city officials have rallied the support of more than 100 cities and local organizations.

Now a nonprofit has formed with the mission to get a new ally in the fight: the business community.

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By Jean Merl, Los Angeles Times
November 4, 2012, 5:45 p.m.

It used to be that the nation’s most populous state found itself on the sidelines when Republicans and Democrats squared off in congressional elections. California’s carefully engineered districts were so safe for incumbents that only one of the 53 seats changed party hands during the last decade.

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Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Monday, Nov. 5, 2012 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

As financially troubled cities suspend their payments to California’s pension fund, federal bankruptcy judges may have the final word on the long-assumed inviolability of retirement benefits.

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