Archive for January 1st, 2014

InlandPolitics: Former San Bernardino County Supervisor dies

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Wednesday, January 1, 2014 – 02:30 p.m. is receiving information that Former San Bernardino County Second District Supervisor Jon Mikels passed away earlier this week.

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The Week: The hidden costs of ObamaCare


Higher premiums could really kneecap the economic recovery
By Jacqueline Leo, The Fiscal Times | 10:30am ET

ObamaCare has delivered another sucker punch to the middle class. This time it’s sticker shock.

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The PE: RIVERSIDE COUNTY: Unused leave a growing liability


Riverside County owes its employees at least $188 million in unused sick and vacation time and other leave, and since 2011, at least 75 employees received leave cashouts worth $100,000 or more.

December 18, 2013; 05:14 PM

Riverside County owed its employees $188.3 million in unused leave as of this summer and in recent years, at least 75 employees got six-figure payouts for unused sick leave and vacation time, county figures show.

To read story by Jeff Horseman in The Press-Enterprise, click here.

Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014 – 12:00 am

The new year is an election year – by no means the most important one in California history, but one that has interesting and perhaps significant aspects.

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Capitol Alert
The latest on California politics and government
December 31, 2013

Former state Sen. Dean Florez has closed his 2014 campaign committee for state controller after paying off a $60,000 fine for misusing campaign funds, the largest such penalty in state history.

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InlandPolitics: Happy New Year – 2014

Happy New Year - 2014

Wednesday, January 1, 2014 – 12:00 a.m. would like to wish everyone a Happy, Safe and Prosperous New Year!!!!