Archive for February 19th, 2012

InlandPolitics: Goverments questionable unemployment numbers

Sunday, February 19, 2012 – 11:30 a.m.

So the U.S. Department of Labor says the national unemployment rate is 8.3%.

A huge drop-off from its high.

But is the number really accurate.

The answer: Probably not.

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InlandPolitics: Henry throws hat into First District race


Saturday, February, 18, 2012 – 06:00 p.m.

Another name has entered the already crowded field competing to replace San Bernardino County First District Supervisor Brad Mitzelfelt, who is running in the newly created 8th Congressional District.

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InlandPolitics: Ramos bails from candidate forum


Saturday, February 18, 2012 – 05:55 p.m.

The Redlands Daily Facts is reporting that San Manuel Band of Mission Indians Chairman and Board of Supervisors candidate James Ramos has bailed out of a candidates forum hosted by the Redlands Tea Party Patriots.

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DailyBulletin: Critics say good riddance to RDAs

Victoria Gardens in Rancho Cucamonga. (File Photo)

Jim Steinberg, Staff Writer
Created: 02/18/2012 08:38:12 PM PST

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is part of a series of stories in which we examine how the elimination of redevelopment agencies has affected San Bernardino County.

For months, local government leaders and many economists have decried the demise of more than 400 city redevelopment agencies across the state.

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By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Created: 02/18/2012 04:36:28 PM PST

Ontario’s efforts to wrest control of LA/Ontario International Airport from Los Angeles is gaining traction with a wave of cities throughout Southern California — spanning Laguna Niguel to Barstow and various cities in between, all passing resolutions backing the Inland Empire initiative.

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