Archive for January 10th, 2013

InlandPolitics: This and That!


Thursday, January 10, 2013 – 07:30 a.m.
Last Modified: January 10, 2013 – 10:00 a.m.

Here’s some new coming across the transom Thursday morning.

Unemployment claims rise

First-time claims for unemployment benefits climbed 4,000 to a seasonally-adjusted 371,000 last week. While not horrible, the number doesn’t bring much confidence in a labor market recovery anytime soon.

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InlandPolitics: What did Obama voters expect?

Pay Cut

Wednesday, January 9, 2013 – 11:30 p.m.

What did Barack Obama voters expect when they reelected him President of the United States?

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InlandPolitics: S.B. County GOP leadership battle looms



Thursday, January 11, 2013 – 11:00 p.m.

Looks like a battle for leadership of the San Bernardino County Republican Central Committee is in the works for later this month.

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The PE: CONGRESS: Stone’s colleagues back Calvert

Ken Calvert

Congressman Ken Calvert

January 09, 2013; 05:39 PM

Take that, Jeff Stone.

Days after the Riverside County supervisor announced that he might challenge incumbent Rep. Ken Calvert in 2014, Calvert counterpunched, announcing that all of Stone’s colleagues on the Board of Supervisors have endorsed him.

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

San Bernardino Seal

By Ryan Hagen, Staff Writer
Posted: 01/09/2013 03:45:41 PM PST
Updated: 01/09/2013 08:45:22 PM PST

Special Section: San Bernardino

SAN BERNARDINO — Acting City Manager Andrea Travis-Miller, credited with discovering many of the problems that led the city to file for bankruptcy and guiding the city through that process, has accepted a position as executive director of the San Gabriel Valley Council of Governments.

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Jerry Brown

The governor wants to overhaul how the state funds its nearly 10,000 public schools and may cut court and prison spending.

By Anthony York and Chris Megerian, Los Angeles Times
January 9, 2013, 5:32 p.m.

SACRAMENTO — The days of catastrophic deficits behind him, Gov. Jerry Brown is set to propose a state budget Thursday that would shift the Capitol’s focus from fiscal triage to sweeping policy changes in education, criminal justice and healthcare.

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