Archive for August 19th, 2013

InlandPolitics: Recall — a cocktail party joke!

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Monday, August 19, 2013 – 09:00 a.m.

The recall to clean out San Bernardino city government has now devolved into a cocktail party joke!

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Health Insurance Rates

By David Siders
dsiders@sacbee.com
Published: Monday, Aug. 19, 2013 – 12:00 am | Page 3A
Last Modified: Monday, Aug. 19, 2013 – 6:07 am

Half of California voters say they are paying more for health care than they were a year ago, and the same percentage of voters say their health care costs are hard to afford, according to a new Field Poll.

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pensions

By Ed Mendel
Monday, August 19, 2013

An issue in the San Jose pension reform trial, a “13th check” bonus for retirees when investment earnings exceed the annual forecast, reflects a widespread attitude that added to public pension debt.

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Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
dwalters@sacbee.com
Published: Monday, Aug. 19, 2013 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

As San Diego evolved from a sleepy Navy town into a big city with tourism, its major industry, its waterfront airport, became woefully inadequate.

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By Jerry Roberts and Phil Trounstine
Monday, August 19, 2013

As loyal readers know, we occasionally round up the Calbuzz Advisory Board of Leading Authorities on Practically Everything to share their wisdom about the most pressing political, ethical and theological issues of the day. And no question facing our Great Democracy is more salient than this: Who’s a bigger creepo – Anthony Weiner or Bob Filner?

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