Archive for December 10th, 2012

The Sun: In Rialto, new city council ready to roll; perchlorate surcharge may go away

Josh Dulaney, Staff Writer
Posted: 12/09/2012 10:07:35 PM PST

RIALTO – A new City Council will be sworn in Tuesday while a taxpayer surcharge is expected to go.

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Liset Marquez, Staff Writer
Posted: 12/09/2012 01:49:02 PM PST

ONTARIO – Negotiations over a transfer of control of LA/Ontario International Airport may be ongoing, but one councilman already has a plan if they fail – filing an antitrust lawsuit against the city of Los Angeles.

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 12/09/2012 01:05:14 AM PST

UPLAND – Tonight’s City Council meeting will be the last for Councilman Ken Willis, who has served in this position since 2000.

Willis has decided to retire and will be replaced by newly elected Councilman Glenn Bozar.

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Calpensions: Illinois pension crisis: could it happen here?

By Ed Mendel
Monday, December 10, 2012

Illinois state pension systems are the worst-funded in the nation — called a “crisis” by the governor, “unfixable” by a Chicago business group — and they share a problem with CalSTRS: years of deliberate underfunding.

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By Ed O’Keefe and Paul Kane
Monday, October 10, 2012

President Obama and House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) met Sunday afternoon at the White House to continue discussions over how to avert the “fiscal cliff,” their first in-person gathering in nearly a month as the deadline to avert a massive tax hike is fast approaching.

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