Archive for the ‘ Richard Roth ’ Category

The PE: STATE FUNDING: Roth introduces bill to help new cities

Published: Dec. 2, 2014 Updated: 11:20 p.m.

The California legislature’s 2013-2014 session ended Nov. 30 and, with it, any hope of an override of Gov. Jerry Brown’s veto of a bill that would have restored vehicle license fee revenue to Eastvale, Jurupa Valley, Menifee and Wildomar.

To read story by Sandra Stokley in The Press-Enterprise, click here.

The PE: POLITICAL EMPIRE: Ruiz out-raises rivals in congressional race

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Rep. Raul Ruiz, D-Palm Desert

May 02, 2014; 06:50 PM

Rep. Raul Ruiz has more than $1.5 million in cash on hand as he defends his congressional seat for the first time, campaign finance records show.

To read story by Jeff Horseman in The Press Enterprise, click here.

The PE: POLITICAL EMPIRE: Police union rallies against councilman’s recall

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September 16, 2013; 10:07 AM

San Bernardino Councilman John Valdivia is getting support from a familiar ally in his fight against a recall election.

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

The PE: POLITICAL EMPIRE: Former Riverside councilman leaves Chicago post

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August 11, 2013; 06:01 AM

Longtime Riverside residents may remember Alex Clifford, who spent eight years on the City Council before choosing not to seek re-election in 1999.

To read entire column by Jim Miller and Alicia Robinson in The Press Enterprise, click here.

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

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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 PE: POLITICAL EMPIRE: Miller says he’s staying put in 31st

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Rep. Gary Miller, R-Rancho Cucamonga, says he will stick with 31st Congressional District.(Dennis Cook/AP)

July 05, 2013; 04:45 PM

His current perch in the House of Representatives looks precarious. But Rep. Gary Miller, R-Rancho Cucamonga, says he is staying put in San Bernardino County’s 31st Congressional District.

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

The PE: CITIES: New legislative approach to helping Inland cities

June 17, 2013; 07:04 PM

SACRAMENTO – Legislation designed to offer much-needed financial help to Riverside County’s newest cities will have its first hearing this week, following more changes designed to chart a path through California’s convoluted state-local fiscal landscape.

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

The PE: CITIES FUNDING: Hearing on assistance bill postponed

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April 16, 2013; 07:12 PM

Legislation to restore millions of dollars in 2011 budget cuts to four Riverside County cities has been pulled from its first committee hearing.

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

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

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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.

The PE: SENATE: Redistricting leaves some without a state senator

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Lawmakers have been assigned to areas that, due to a redistricting quirk, lack a senator for 2013-14

January 18, 2013; 09:58 AM

SACRAMENTO – State Sen. Richard Roth’s Riverside County constituency grew by more than 139,000 people last week, and his 31st Senate District now figuratively includes Lake Elsinore, Canyon Lake and the Woodcrest community.

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The PE: REGION: Effort to restore funding to new cities gets support

January 10, 2013; 06:55 PM

Riverside County senators Richard Roth and Bill Emmerson introduced legislation this week stating their intent to restore lost funding for California cities that have incorporated since 2004.

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

The PE: STATE SENATE: Richard Roth prepares for first term

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State Senator Richard Roth

January 04, 2013; 05:51 PM

SACRAMENTO — Richard Roth is a month into his first term as a state senator, one of a few firsts linked to the Riverside Democrat.

The 31st Senate District is Roth’s first elective office. He’s the first senator who can serve 12 years under the revised term limits law voters approved in June.

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

The PE: POLITICAL EMPIRE: San Bernardino supervisors staff up

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December 30, 2012; 07:20 PM

San Bernardino County’s two newly elected supervisors have begun forming their staffs.

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

The PE: POLITICAL EMPIRE: Nestande still pushing anti-deferral measure

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December 23, 2012; 08:00 PM

It didn’t get a single hearing last time around, but no matter: Assemblyman Brian Nestande is back with legislation that would prohibit the state from postponing required payments to schools from one fiscal year to the next.

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