Archive for September 4th, 2011

InlandPolitics: The Post Turtle

You’ve got to love this Texas rancher’s outlook & commonsense approach to life…….


Sunday, September 4, 2011 – 12:45 p.m.

While suturing a cut on the hand of a 75 year old Texas rancher, whose hand was caught in the squeeze gate while working cattle, the doctor struck up a conversation with the old man. Eventually the topic got around to Obama and his role as our president.

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InlandPolitics: Does $250,000 buy endorsement ?

Sunday, September 4, 2011 – 11:50 a.m.

Will more than a quarter-million dollars buy an endorsement?

That’s the big question coming up this week. Whether or not there’s an answer remains to be seen.

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Joe Nelson, Staff Writer
Created: 09/03/2011 09:44:40 PM PDT

Attorneys for defendants in a sweeping corruption probe tied to San Bernardino County’s $102 million settlement with Rancho Cucamonga developer Colonies Partners LP complain that prosecutors presented one-sided evidence to a criminal grand jury in April.

Among the evidence prosecutors didn’t present include the March 2009 Grand Jury testimony of Colonies co-managing partner Jeff Burum, who at the time was called as a witness during a scandal at the county Assessor’s Office.

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10:00 PM PDT on Saturday, September 3, 2011


The quest to replace some 10,000 jobs that disappeared when the military abandoned Norton Air Force Base in 1994 is evident today in the corporate names attached to brand new warehouses, distribution centers and a corporate jet terminal.

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Jim Penman

City Attorney Jim Penman
Posted: 09/03/2011 08:27:59 PM PDT

I agree with the recent Sun editorial: Upcoming elections should not degenerate into personal attacks. It is true, some politicians, while focused on private vendettas instead of the city’s best interests, have allowed political agendas to put substantial taxpayer dollars at significant risk.

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September 02, 2011 6:31 PM
From Staff Reports

Former Minuteman Assemblyman Tim Donnelly on blasted the Assembly’s passage of the DREAM Act Friday, calling the move a costly travesty.

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The PE: LOMA LINDA: Congressman visits university


10:00 PM PDT on Saturday, September 3, 2011


Loma Linda University Department of Physiology and Pharmacology welcomed Rep. Jerry Lewis, R-Ca., on Thursday. Lewis was led on a tour of the neuroscience and biochemistry laboratories by department professor Dr. John Zhang to see the active joint efforts of clinical and basic neuroscientists at LLU. Their research has helped enhance physician training, improve patient care and power local science, health, and economic growths.

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By Jim Sanders
Published: Sunday, Sep. 4, 2011 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

You don’t need to see the documents to know that life in the California Legislature is governed by power.

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Published: Sept. 3, 2011 Updated: Sept. 4, 2011 9:27 a.m.

SACRAMENTO – A prominent Democratic campaign treasurer who works for federal, state and O.C. lawmakers including U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein. Rep. Loretta Sanchez and state Assemblymen Lou Correa and Jose Solorio has been arrested by the FBI on suspicion of mail fraud, The Orange County Register has learned.

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By Dan Walters
Published: Sunday, Sep. 4, 2011 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

Gov. Jerry Brown, moving beyond the ever-vexing state budget that occupied his first months in office, is engaging in two other issues that are just as complicated.

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By Jon Ortiz
Published: Sunday, Sep. 4, 2011 – 12:00 am | Page 1A

The state has warned nearly 3,300 California state workers this year that their positions may disappear as the government grinds through a slow-motion layoff process that aims to shrink government over the next few years.

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