Archive for August 16th, 2012


By Sandra Emerson, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Created: 08/15/2012 04:32:21 PM PDT

UPLAND — Councilman and mayoral candidate Gino Filippi has been accused of violating the city’s ethics code ordinance. Filippi suggested and voted for the ordinance, but now questions its legality.

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By David Siders
Published: Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012 – 12:00 am | Page 1A
Last Modified: Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012 – 7:21 am

Gov. Jerry Brown, starting to campaign in earnest for his Nov. 6 ballot initiative to raise taxes, labored Wednesday to put the state parks scandal and other potentially damaging developments at the Capitol behind him, hoping to refocus public attention on schools.

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On politics in the Golden State
August 15, 2012 | 1:12 pm

Assembly Speaker John A. Perez said the Legislature would end its session by passing measures to overhaul the public pension system and enact “regulatory reforms” to make California more attractive to businesses

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