Archive for March 25th, 2014

InlandPolitics: Riverside County: Campaign finance update

Money

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 – 11:00 a.m.

Here’s the latest numbers from campaign finance disclosure reports filed in Riverside County this week.

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GOP - Shooting Itself in Head

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 – 09:30 a.m.

Republicans are making it easy for democrats to pickup the 31st Congressional District this time around.

After all, GOP candidates shooting themselves in the head is commonplace these days.

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InlandPolitics: S.B. County: Campaign finance update

Money

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 – 09:00 a.m.

Here’s the latest numbers from campaign finance disclosure reports filed in San Bernardino County this week.

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Election Day

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 – 08:00 a.m.

Today, voters will decide on Bill Emmerson’s replacement to represent the 23rd State Senate District.

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Campaigns

March 24, 2014; 12:23 PM

Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 was still missing as of early last week. But it somehow found its way into the 28th Senate District race.

To read column by Jeff Horseman in The PE Political Empire Blog, click here.

SBCO Seal

By Joe Nelson, The Sun
Posted: 03/24/14, 1:15 PM PDT | Updated: 7 hrs ago

Today the county supervisors will discuss a new proposed charter covering a range of topics including term limits for supervisors, how vacancies on the board are filled, and how elected officials’ pay is disclosed to the public.

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Capitol Alert
The latest on California politics and government
March 24, 2014

After he raised nearly $1 million in the first two weeks of his gubernatorial campaign, Republican Neel Kashkari’s fundraising appears to be leveling off.

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UTSanDiego: Fed SDPD audit includes criminal probe

San Diego Police

Audit, requested by city, to cover department’s practices, policies
By Debbi Baker and Kristina Davis
March 24, 2014

SAN DIEGO — The U.S. attorney’s office and FBI will conduct a criminal investigation into misconduct at the San Diego Police Department, a probe that will run parallel to an independent federal audit also requested by city officials, authorities said Monday.

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UTSanDiego: Perry seeks out tax-weary Californians

Texas Flag + California Flag

Texas lures people with promise of opportunity
By Steven Greenhut
March 24, 2014

SACRAMENTO — Bob Lanier, a Texas-drawled Democrat who was Houston’s mayor throughout most of the 1990s, told a meeting I attended a few years ago that he fled his blue-collar hometown for Houston because it is an “open city” – a place where anyone from any background could succeed (or fail) based on his own merits.

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