Archive for March 25th, 2013

InlandPolitics: Spencer arrest confirmed

Scot Spencer Mug Shot

Monday, March 25, 2013 – 11:00 a.m.

Former San Bernardino International Airport Developer Scot Spencer, 48, was arrested in Boca Raton, Florida on Sunday.

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Mike Ramos

San Bernardino District Attorney Mike Ramos is set to hold another press conference. This time to announce “an” arrest, related to the San Bernardino International Airport Authority, at 11:00 a.m. Monday.

Monday, March 25, 2013 – 09:30 a.m.
Last Modified; Monday March 25, 2013 – 10:45 a.m.

Well, here comes another sure-to-be-touted press conference from San Bernardino County District Attorney Michael Ramos.

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San Bernardino Seal

Monday, March 25, 2013 – 09:00 a.m.

Bankrupt San Bernardino, California is in need of a serious makeover.

Poor demographics, a high crime rate, financial mismanagement, greed, combined with a dysfunctional city government has crushed the city of more than 200,000-plus residents.

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By Torey Van Oot
tvanoot@sacbee.com
Published: Monday, Mar. 25, 2013 – 12:00 am | Page 3A
Last Modified: Monday, Mar. 25, 2013 – 6:59 am

The concept of banning California lawmakers from fundraising while they’re at work has a new cheerleader: a former head of the state’s political watchdog agency.

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Calpensions: CalPERS rate hike: 50 percent over six years

calpers

By Ed Mendel
Monday, March 25, 2013

The CalPERS board last week tentatively approved an employer rate hike of roughly 50 percent over the next half dozen years, replacing a policy that kept rates low during the recession with a plan to reach full funding in 30 years.

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