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Cheryl Brown


By Greg Cappis, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 02/27/14, 7:37 PM PST |

Assemblywoman Cheryl Brown is abstaining from the game of musical chairs that has enticed numerous Inland Empire pols.

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DailyBulletin: Donnelly, Brown bill to fund understaffed courts voted down


By Beau Yarbrough, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 01/15/14, 8:14 PM PST |

Sacramento >> An attempt to pump more money into underfunded courthouses has died in committee.

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InlandPolitics: Cheryl Brown to hold community meeting

Cheryl Brown

Cheryl Brown

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 – 08:55 a.m.

Assembly Member Cheryl Brown (D-San Bernardino) has announced she will hold a community meeting at Fontana City Hall on Wednesday, November 20, 2013.

The meeting will take place from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 8353 Sierra Avenue.

The PE: CHERYL BROWN: Inland assemblywoman navigates first year

Cheryl Brown

Assembly Member Cheryl Brown
October 11, 2013; 04:10 PM

SACRAMENTO – Republican colleagues mocked the legislation. Some fellow Democrats could be seen shaking their heads at their desks.

Inland Southern California Assemblywoman Cheryl Brown had presented other bills on the Assembly floor during her first year in office. But none encountered as much bipartisan turbulence as the San Bernardino Democrat’s union-backed measure to help state workers get their jobs back after they had missed five days of work.

To read story by Jim Miller in The Press Enterprise, click here.

The PE: POLITICAL EMPIRE: Shutdown means a no-show at Assembly jobs hearing


October 04, 2013; 06:06 PM

The federal government shutdown isn’t just idling Inland campgrounds and air base commissaries. Last Friday, Washington’s impasse made its presence felt at the inaugural hearing of the Assembly Select Committee on Small Business Financing and Development Opportunities.

To read column by Jeff Horseman, Imran Ghori and Jim Miller in The PE Political Empire Blog, click here.

The PE: LEGISLATURE: Bevy of bills by Inland lawmakers goes to governor

Jerry Brown

Gov. Jerry Brown has received more than two dozen bills authored by Inland lawmakers.

September 20, 2013; 05:36 PM

SACRAMENTO – From commercial driver’s licenses to scrap metal, more than two dozen bills by Inland lawmakers await consideration by Gov. Jerry Brown after passing the Legislature in the final days of the 2013 session.

To read story by Jim Miller in The Press Enterprise, click here.

CapitolWeekly: Cheryl Brown: Publisher-turned-lawmaker at home in the Capitol

Cheryl Brown

Cheryl Brown

By Amanda Ramirez | 08/28/13 8:00 AM PST

As a newspaper publisher, Assemblywoman Cheryl Brown is not shy about her advocacy for journalists.

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The PE: CAMPAIGNS: Incumbents and candidates pulled in cash first half of 2013


August 01, 2013; 05:41 PM

SACRAMENTO – Inland Southern California’s 42nd Assembly District had a lot of political cash going in and out during the first six months of the year, new campaign finance reports show.

To read story by Jim Miller in The Press Enterprise, click here.

The Sun: San Bernardino recall group attracts 50 at news conference

San Bernardino Seal

By Ryan Hagen, Staff Writer
Posted: 05/02/2013 04:18:21 PM PDT

SAN BERNARDINO — A group trying to recall the city’s top nine elected officials drew about 50 people for a news conference Thursday explaining why they think the city needs all new leaders.

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The PE: TRIBAL CASINO: Inland tribes lose Assembly vote

California Assembly Seal

May 02, 2013; 02:17 PM

SACRAMENTO – In a rare legislative setback for members of Inland Southern California’s powerful tribal casino industry, the Assembly narrowly passed legislation ratifying a gaming compact between the Brown administration and a Central Valley tribe.

To read story by Jim Miller in The Press Eneterpise, click here.

The PE: STATE LEGISLATURE: Area lawmakers given gifts, trips in 2012

Norma Torres+Bill Emmerson

Assemblywoman Norma Torres, D-Pomona, and state Sen. Bill Emmerson, R-Redlands. (Contributed Image)

March 06, 2013; 03:55 PM

SACRAMENTO – Inland Southern California lawmakers received more than $50,000 in gifts and travel from businesses, unions, and other groups in 2012, according to recently filed economic disclosure documents.

To read story by Jim Miller in The Press Enterprise, click here.

DailyBulletin: Inland Empire lawmakers get committee assignments

Staff Reports
Posted: 01/20/2013 03:47:15 PM PST
Updated: 01/20/2013 06:23:26 PM PST

The Inland Empire’s legislative delegation is well-represented in committee assignments announced earlier this month. Several local members have been chosen for leadership positions on key panels.

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The PE: POLITICAL EMPIRE: House website whizzes botch Ruiz’s name


January 06, 2013; 06:33 PM

You’ve spent more than a year running for Congress, endured millions of dollars in attacks from your opponent and shadowy Super PACs, and yet still prevailed.

To read column by Jeff Horseman, Imran Ghori and Jim Miller in The Press Enterprise, click here.

The PE: CHERYL BROWN: Newspaper publisher starts first Assembly term

Cheryl Brown

Cheryl Brown

January 04, 2013; 04:02 PM

SACRAMENTO — For about 30 years, the local office of the Assembly district centered on San Bernardino County’s urban core has bounced between San Bernardino and Rialto. First-term Assemblywoman Cheryl Brown is moving the office back to San Bernardino, which she said is more centrally located for constituents.

To read story by Jim Miller in The Press Enterprise, click here.