Archive for November 7th, 2012

InlandPolitics: San Bernardino County Sheriff to retire

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 – 01:30 p.m.

San Bernardino County Sheriff Rod Hoops has announced he will retire in December, after 34 years of service.

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InlandPolitics: Now comes the hangover

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 – 10:50 a.m.

The reality of last nights Presidential Election result is already beginning to surface.

Expect heavy layoffs soon due to federal budget factors and the Affordable Healthcare Act.

The impact on pensions and investments will be significant.

InlandPolitics: A divided America grants Obama a do-over

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 – 10:25 a.m.

A heavily-divided America has given President Barack Obama another chance.

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Miller

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 – 10:10 a.m.

Congressman Gary Miller (R-Rancho Cucamonga) has turned back a challenge by State Senator Bob Dutton (R-Rancho Cucamonga) in the Democrat-leaning 31st Congressional District.

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Wednesday, November 7, 2012 – 10:00 a.m.

California residents are on their way to becoming the highest-taxed in the nation.

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Wednesday, November 7, 2012 – 09:45 a.m.

The showdown between the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors and two of its employee unions, via measures Q and R, was settled by voters Tuesday night.

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InlandPolitics: U.S. Congress: Bono Mack, Baca lose seats

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 – 09:30 a.m.

U.S. Representatives Mary Bono Mack (R-Palm Springs) and Joe Baca (D-Rialto), two veteran members of Congress, lost their re-election bids Tuesday night.

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InlandPolitics: Riverside County: Jeffries edges Buster

Assemblyman Kevin Jeffries left. Supervisor Bob Buster right.

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 – 09:15 a.m.

Assemblyman Kevin Jeffries has a 954 votes lead over incumbent Riverside County First District Supervisor Bob Buster, with all precincts reporting.

It’s unusual for late absentee and provisional ballot to affect an outcome of this size. But anything is possible.

InlandPolitics: CA Senate: Roth defeats Miller in SD 31

Wednesday,November 7, 2012 – 09:10 a.m.

Democrat Richard Roth knocked off Republican Jeff Miller in SD 31 Tuesday night.

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Wednesday, November 7, 2012 – 09:00 a.m.

Republican Assemblyman Mike Morrell turned back a challenge by Businessman Russ Warner (D-Rancho Cucamonga) Tuesday night.

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Wednesday, November 7, 2012 – 08:25 a.m.

As expected High-Desert Businessman Robert Lovingood and Former San Manuel Band of Mission Indians Chairman James C. Ramos won their respective bids for seats on the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors. Lovingood defeated Sheriff’s Lieutenant and Apple Valley Town Councilman Rick Roelle to become the next First District Supervisor.

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Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
dwalters@sacbee.com
Published: Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

Many of California’s political contests were still in doubt late Tuesday, but long before the polls closed – months before, in fact – everyone knew that President Barack Obama would win the state’s largest-in-the-nation bloc of 55 electoral votes.

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