Archive for October 21st, 2015

Lou Desmond

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today Lou is joined by Ken White, a former military police officer and security consultant. They discuss three different law enforcement stories from this week. Among them, an officer who is helping at-risk youth by showing them what it is like to live in other parts of the world.

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InlandPolitics: Biden will not run

Joe Biden

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 – 09:20 a.m.

Vice President Joe Biden has announced he will not seek the democratic nomination for President of the United States.

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An outside attorney will review when and why procedures weren’t followed, after an audit of $19.4 million found lapses.

Published: Oct. 20, 2015 – Updated: 11:17 p.m.

Riverside officials will hire an independent attorney to look more deeply into how much of $19.4 million in legal spending failed to follow city procedures and who was responsible.

To read article by Alicia Robinson in The Press-Enterprise, click here.

The Sun: Overdue San Bernardino audits expected Wednesday

San Bernardino Seal

By Ryan Hagen, The Sun
Posted: 10/20/15 – 5:00 PM PDT |

SAN BERNARDINO >> After more than a year of delays and suspicion, an audit of the city’s 2012-13 financial statements should be finished Wednesday and presented to the City Council and public Nov. 2, according to city staffers and the audit firm.

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Daily Bulletin: Ontario City Council reviews airport deal


By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 10/20/15 – 10:04 PM PDT |

ONTARIO >> A deal that in concept would transfer LA/Ontario International Airport to a local authority was presented to the City Council and was reviewed behind closed doors Tuesday night.

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Three Strikes

Supporters of a proposed ballot initiative gained clearance Tuesday to seek signatures for a measure that would further roll back California’s three strikes law.

Paige St. John
October 20, 2015

The secretary of state’s office Tuesday gave the green light for supporters to collect signatures for a proposed ballot initiative that would further soften California’s three strikes law.

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Business & Real Estate
By Dale Kasler
October 20, 2015

  • Governor wants fund to cut risk more quickly
  • CalPERS worries about squeezing member agencies
  • Buffering market volatility at core of plan

CalPERS is about to implement a new investment policy that will reduce risks and future profitability. But the giant pension fund is being urged by Gov. Jerry Brown’s administration, and some of CalPERS’ own board members, to dial back those risks more quickly.

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