Archive for December 31st, 2012

InlandPolitics: Go off the Fiscal Cliff….Please!

Fiscal Cliff

Monday, December 31, 2012- 01:00 p.m.

Enough already.

Go off the Fiscal Cliff. Please hurry and press the gas pedal, because all the droning on is becoming pretty nausiating.

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Scales of Justice

Monday, December 31, 2012 – 12:15 p.m.
Last Modified: Tuesday, January 1, 2013 – 12:20 p.m.

The highly-publicized Colonies case continues to grind its way through a series of prosecutorial roadblocks this new year.

The final brief in a last minute appeal by prosecutors to the California Supreme Court was filed just before the Christmas holiday.

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The PE: POLITICAL EMPIRE: San Bernardino supervisors staff up


December 30, 2012; 07:20 PM

San Bernardino County’s two newly elected supervisors have begun forming their staffs.

To read column by Jim Miller, Imran Ghori and Ben Goad in The Press Enterprise, click here.

December 28, 2012; 05:25 PM


UC Riverside’s medical school is scheduled to open in fall 2013 with an entering class of 50 students.

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Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Monday, Dec. 31, 2012 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

The advent of Democratic supermajorities in both houses of the California Legislature has spawned much speculation, especially in the media, about what the majority party might do with its newly minted power.

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LATimes: New Year’s resolutions for Sacramento politicos


George Skelton

By George Skelton
Capitol Journal
December 31, 2012

SACRAMENTO — From my skimpy research on New Year’s resolutions, I’ve learned that 40% of us make them, and about 90% end in failure.

A dismal record of weak will.

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