Archive for September 15th, 2013

The PE: SAN BERNARDINO: Mayoral candidate forum focuses on bankruptcy

San Bernardino Seal

September 14, 2013; 09:53 PM

Candidates for San Bernardino mayor outlined their positions on public safety and getting the city out of bankruptcy Saturday, Sept. 14 in the first forum of the campaign season.

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

Investments

Big banks have watered down rules aimed at keeping them from fobbing bad loans off on investors and ensured loopholes in transparency rules. ‘Fundamentally not that much has changed,’ an analyst says.

By Michael Hiltzik
September 13, 2013, 11:23 p.m.

There are two ways to think about how far we’ve come in protecting against a repeat of the financial meltdown five years ago that plunged the world into recession.

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health-care-reform

Insurers in California’s new health insurance exchange are holding down premiums by limiting choices, raising concerns that patients will struggle to get care.

By Chad Terhune
September 14, 2013, 6:34 p.m.

The doctor can’t see you now.

Consumers may hear that a lot more often after getting health insurance under President Obama’s Affordable Care Act.

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