Archive for January 6th, 2013

InlandPolitics: Game On! NHL to resume with 48 or 50 game season


Sunday, January 6, 2013 – 07:00 p.m.

Hockey fans, including myself, are very pleased this evening.

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Posted on | January 5, 2013

Wining and dining influential public officials is serious business, according to a Riverside County supervisor who wants to up reimbursement limits for meals in four cities.

To read post by Jeff Horseman on The Press Enterprise Watchdog Blog, click here.

Wes Woods II and Sandra Emerson, Staff Writers
Posted: 01/05/2013 06:10:08 AM PST
Updated: 01/05/2013 10:03:27 PM PST

LOS ANGELES – Former G3 Holistic Inc. medical marijuana dispensary president Aaron Sandusky is expected to be sentenced to federal prison on Monday for up to 10 years.

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OCRegister: Hungry lawmakers could spoil leaner budget

Published: Jan. 2, 2013 Updated: Jan. 5, 2013 10:40 p.m.

SACRAMENTO – In the ongoing drama that is the California state budget, the November election got all the attention, but the governor’s presentation this week may be even more important.

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Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013 – 12:00 am | Page 3A
Last Modified: Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013 – 8:38 am

Democrats now control all the strings in the state Capitol.

They can, at least on paper, do anything they wish without giving Republicans anything more than cursory attention.

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CapitolWeekly: Remembering John Quimby

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By Greg Lucas
01/05/13 12:00 AM PST

John P. Quimby, a craggy Capitol fixture for five decades as first a legislator and then a lobbyist for the Inland Empire, died December 23 of complications from pneumonia. He was 77.

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LATimes: Obama digs in as debt ceiling fight looms

By Matea Gold
January 5, 2013, 3:00 a.m.

WASHINGTON — Fresh off this week’s last-minute “fiscal cliff” deal, President Obama on Saturday dug in as the prospect of another budget clash with congressional Republicans loomed, warning that he will not negotiate over raising the nation’s debt limit.

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