Archive for August 23rd, 2013

InlandPolitics: Outside management for casino?

Slot Machines

Friday, August 23, 2013 – 09:00 a.m.

Could outside management be in the cards for San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino?

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U.S. Bankruptcy Court

August 22, 2013; 07:19 PM

A federal bankruptcy judge denied a request on Thursday, Aug. 22, by San Bernardino officials to block state efforts to collect $15.2 million in disputed redevelopment funds from the city.

To read story by Imran Ghori in The Press Enterprise, click here.

San Bernardino Seal

By Ryan Hagen, The Sun
Posted: 08/22/13, 1:11 PM PDT |

SAN BERNARDINO >> Petitions seeking to recall City Attorney James F. Penman and several City Council members must be counted, Superior Court Judge David Cohn ruled Thursday in a decision that will allow the recall election to be held on the same ballot as the regular election if enough signatures are considered valid.

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Politico: Debt ceiling drama underway


By JAKE SHERMAN and JOHN BRESNAHAN | 8/22/13 8:47 PM EDT Updated: 8/23/13 8:02 AM EDT

House Republicans have no idea how they’re going to lift the debt ceiling this fall — top aides and lawmakers freely admit it.

But Republicans say their best hope is to try to leverage Democrats’ desire to blunt sequester cuts to get something in return for raising the nation’s borrowing limit.

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