Archive for May 24th, 2013

San Bernardino Seal

By Ryan Hagen
ryan.hagen@ @sbcitynow on Twitter
Posted: 05/23/2013 07:28:06 PM PDT

SAN BERNARDINO — If the City Council thought it took care of the conflict of interest inherent in having officials targeted by a recall campaign handle that same recall by asking the county to take over, it might not be so simple.

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Ontario International Airport

LA/Ontario International Airport. (File photo)

Liset Marquez, Staff Writer
Posted: 05/24/2013 05:59:56 PM PDT
Updated: 05/24/2013 06:01:15 PM PDT

Special Section: Ontario Airport

The claim by Ontario seeking to end its agreement over LA/Ontario International Airport has been rejected by the city of Los Angeles.

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Arrowhead Credit Union Photo

The Arrowhead Credit Union bank at 421 N. Sierra Way in San Bernardino is free from government control after three years. (File Photo)

Andrew Edwards, Staff Writer
Posted: 05/24/2013 09:47:56 AM PDT
Updated: 05/24/2013 06:12:21 PM PDT

Arrowhead Credit Union, based in San Bernardino, has been released from conservatorship after being under government control for nearly three years.

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California Assembly Seal

Capitol Alert
The latest on California politics and government
May 23, 2013

Assembly Democrat Tom Ammiano of San Francisco leads the pack of lawmakers with a slew of bills to be heard Friday on the suspense file in the Assembly Appropriation Committee. The Assembly has 328 bills on the suspense file, which will be taken up after the lower house meets in the morning.

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Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Friday, May. 24, 2013 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

When Gov. Jerry Brown talks about reducing the state’s “wall of debt,” he carefully limits it to about $30 billion in budget deficits, mostly money owed to schools and community colleges.

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By Chad Terhune
May 23, 2013, 9:36 a.m.

After weeks of negotiations, California said it has selected 13 health plans for a new state-run insurance marketplace where as many as 5 million people will shop for coverage next year.

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InlandPolitics: This and That!


Friday, May 24, 2013 – 06:00 a.m.

Here’s some news moving across the transom Friday morning.

IRS manager placed on leave

Lois Lerner, the manager at the center of a massive scandal at the Internal Revenue Service, was placed on paid leave Thursday afternoon. The move comes after Lerner invoked her fifth amendment right against self-incrimination before a congressional oversight committee earlier this week.

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