Archive for September 5th, 2015

InlandPolitics: Settlements reached in Redlands investment theft


Saturday, September 5, 2015 – 11:30 a.m.

Settlements have been reached with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over the mismanagement and plundering of accounts held at a now-defunct Redlands-based investment advisory firm.

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California Taxes

IE Business Daily

September 5, 2015

In July of this year the State of California passed a total budget of $167 Billion including general fund, special funds, and bond fund expenditures. This is an all-time record funded primarily by increased revenue created by higher taxes on all Californians as well as improved revenues from wealthy taxpayers whose income actually increased.

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Jerry Brown
Gov. Jerry Brown’s office asked that SB172 provide an Exit Exam exemption for all students, regardless of when their class graduated. Photo: Rich Pedroncelli, Associated Press
(Photo: Rich Pedroncelli, Associated Press)

By Melody Gutierrez
Updated: September 4, 2015 – 8:38pm

SACRAMENTO — Thousands of students who failed the California High School Exit Exam since its 2006 debut would be eligible to receive their diplomas — if they meet all other graduation requirements — under last-minute changes Gov. Jerry Brown requested to a bill the state Legislature is considering.

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By Don Lee and Samantha Masunaga
September 5, 2016

Millions of workers who dropped out of the job market during the last economic slump were supposed to jump back in once things turned around. But more than six years after the Great Recession ended, the missing millions are increasingly looking like they’re gone for good.

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Donald Trump

In this Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump listens during a South Carolina news conference. Trump will give a major speech aboard the USS Iowa in San Pedro on Sept. 15. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)

By Donna Littlejohn, LA Daily News
Posted: 09/04/15 – 3:55 PM PDT |

Donald Trump, the celebrity GOP presidential candidate who has stumped campaign pundits by drawing huge crowds and maintaining a steady lead in the polls, will speak Sept. 15 at the Battleship USS Iowa in San Pedro.

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