Archive for January 28th, 2013

InlandPolitics: Unemployment still a problem

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Monday, January 28, 2013 – 09:45 a.m.

Is U.S. unemployment really improving?

At this point not really. Even though the headline unemployment (U-3) number is at 7.8%.

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Monday, January 28, 2013 – 09:00 a.m.

We’re hearing it everywhere.

The housing market has healed, and there’s no inventory for buyers, is the proclamation of the month.

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DailyBulletin: Upland to pull out of risk-management pool

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 01/27/2013 06:10:31 AM PST
Updated: 01/27/2013 05:42:16 PM PST

UPLAND – The City Council has given staffers approval to withdraw the city from its risk-management pool to potentially save the general fund $150,000 annually.

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Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
dwalters@sacbee.com
Published: Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

The California Public Employees’ Retirement System has reported – with no small elation – that it has recouped virtually all of the $95 billion in investment losses it sustained during the global financial crisis.

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