Archive for October 25th, 2012

The Sun: San Bernardino ineligible for bankruptcy, argue CalPERS, mid-managers union

Ryan Hagen, Staff Writer
Posted: 10/24/2012 08:23:54 PM PDT

Document: San Bernardino Public Employee Association’s Objection (.pdf file)

The city of San Bernardino is not eligible for bankruptcy protection, argue court papers filed Wednesday by CalPERS and other creditors.

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The PE: ELECTION 2012: State GOP slams Dutton in mailers

Rep. Gary Miller, R-Rancho Cucamonga, and state Sen. Bob Dutton,R-Rancho Cucamonga, are squaring off in the 31st Congressional District.

Published: 24 October 2012 – 06:05 PM

SACRAMENTO — The latest hit pieces in San Bernardino County’s all-Republican race for the 31st Congressional District offer further proof to the old saying, “If you want a friend in politics, get a dog.”

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


New York City mayor affiliate spent $65,000 to back state senator’s bid against Rep. Joe Baca
Andrew Edwards, Staff Writer
Posted: 10/24/2012 06:00:34 PM PDT

A Super PAC affiliated with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has spent nearly $65,000 on political mailings to support state Sen. Gloria Negrete-McLeod in her congressional campaign against Rep. Joe Baca.

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The Sun: Founder, chair of Citizens Business Bank dies

Staff Reports
Posted: 10/24/2012 07:34:14 PM PDT

ONTARIO — The founder and chair of Citizens Business Bank and CVB Financial Corp., George Borba, has died, according to CVBF board members.

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DailyBulletin: Council races heat up in the Inland Valley

Staff Report
Posted: 10/24/2012 08:47:32 PM PDT
Updated: 10/24/2012 10:43:37 PM PDT

To assist voters in the Nov. 6 election, the Daily Bulletin has asked municipal candidates questions about issues concerning their respective cities.

In some cases, the responses have been edited for space.

To read entire story, click here.

Capitol Alert
The latest on California politics and government
October 24, 2012

Public support for Gov. Jerry Brown’s ballot measure to raise taxes has fallen below 50 percent two weeks before Election Day, according to a new Public Policy Institute of California poll.

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