Archive for April 13th, 2012

The PE: 2012 ELECTIONS: Aguilar reports big fundraising total

By PE Politics
April 12, 2012 9:54 AM

Redlands Mayor Pete Aguilar, one of six candidates vying to represent California’s 31st Congressional District, raked in more than $200,000 over the last three months, his campaign announced this morning.

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Liset Marquez, Staff Writer
Created: 04/12/2012 08:41:05 PM PDT

SAN BERNARDINO – From the viability of L.A./Ontario International Airport to ongoing progress at San Bernardino International Airport, legislators from the Inland Empire held a hearing on Thursday evening to discuss the importance of air transportation in the region.

The Select Committee on Inland Empire Transportation, led by Assemblywoman Wilmer Amina Carter, D-Rialto, met Thursday evening at the main auditorium at the Norton Regional Events Center.

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Canan Tasci, Staff Writer
Created: 04/12/2012 08:29:50 PM PDT

CHINO HILLS – Two lawmakers are set to host a field congressional hearing Saturday to discuss the issue of installing 200-foot electric towers in the city.

The transmission poles and towers are being installed within Southern California Edison’s right-of-way from Chino Hills’ western border near Tonner Canyon, through the city and eventually going into Riverside County.

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California game official avoids fine from cougar hunt
The Associated Press
Created: 04/12/2012 03:49:36 PM PDT

California regulators on Thursday issued a warning letter to the president of the state Fish and Game Commission over a mountain lion hunting trip he took earlier this year, but they decided against issuing a fine.

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Capitol Alert
The latest on California politics and government
April 12, 2012

With just weeks left to gather the signatures needed to qualify for the November ballot, civil rights attorney Molly Munger has poured another $2.15 million into her proposal to raise income taxes to fund schools.

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