Archive for January 26th, 2014

DailyBulletin: New Model Colony planned community in Ontario is moving forward


Homes in the New Model Colony development in Ontario. Jennifer Cappuccio Maher — Staff Photographer

By Neil Nisperos, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 01/25/14, 10:09 AM PST | Updated: 19 secs ago

One of the largest master planned communities in Southern California history, developers say, is beginning to take shape in what was once former pasture and farmland in Ontario.

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Tim Donnelly

Assemblyman calls move ‘election year politics at its worst’
January 25, 2014 12:40 PM
Staff Reports

SACRAMENTO • A day after Gov. Jerry Brown requested a two-year extension to deal with California’s prison reform, Assemblyman Tim Donnelly responded by calling the move “election year politics at its worst.”

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Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014 – 12:00 am

At the very end of his State of the State address to the Legislature last week, Gov. Jerry Brown – almost as an afterthought – tersely declared, “We have too many struggling families …”

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SacBee (AP): Indians a rising force in California politics

Associated Press
Published: Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 – 8:00 am
Last Modified: Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014 – 2:05 am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — When Neel Kashkari announced he was running for governor last week, he became the latest Californian of Indian descent to step onto the political stage, the most recent example of a rising trend in one of the nation’s most ethnically diverse states.

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LATimes: Bernanke leaves legacy of stimulus and stagnation

federal reserve

By Don Lee
January 25, 2014, 8:44 p.m.

WASHINGTON — As Ben S. Bernanke walks away from the Federal Reserve’s marble headquarters on the Mall after presiding over his last policy meeting Wednesday, he will leave behind a bittersweet legacy.

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WashPost: Poll finds little faith in nation’s leaders

By Dan Balz and Peyton M. Craighill
January 26, 2014

President Obama will speak to the nation Tuesday night with approval ratings lower than for any of his previous State of the Union addresses and with Americans broadly pessimistic that he or lawmakers of either party will make good decisions for the future of the country, according to a new Washington Post-ABC News poll.

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