Archive for February 25th, 2013

InlandPolitics: SBIA passenger terminal unuseable

SBIA Hangars

The proximity of  maintenance hangars, shown above, has reportedly rendered a multi-million dollar passenger terminal at San Bernardino International Airport useless.

Monday, February 25, 2013 – 09:30 a.m.

The embarrassing details of the myriad of financial blunders at the dormant $150 million-plus San Bernardino International Airport continue to emerge.

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Wendy McCammack

Monday, February 25, 2013 – 09:00 a.m.
Last Modified: Tuesday, February 26, 2013 – 08:30 a.m.

San Bernardino City Council Member Wendy McCammack is reportedly the anointed one for the next mayor of bankrupt San Bernardino.

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LATimes: California GOP faces steep road back


The party has no obvious contenders to challenge Gov. Brown, but the eventual standard-bearer should at least be credible.

By George Skelton
Capitol Journal
February 25, 2013

SACRAMENTO — The Republican Party has become so pathetic in California that it can’t even find a candidate to run for governor next year.

Correct that. It isn’t even looking. Wouldn’t know where to begin.

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By David Siders
Published: Monday, Feb. 25, 2013 – 12:00 am | Page 3A
Last Modified: Monday, Feb. 25, 2013 – 7:10 am

WASHINGTON – Following the success of his November ballot initiative to raise taxes and his declaration that the state budget is balanced, Gov. Jerry Brown said California could become a model of good government for the rest of the nation.

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Calpensions: As economy recovers, CalPERS may lift rate lid


By Ed Mendel
Monday, February 25, 2013

CalPERS last week gave some 1,575 local governments a small increase in their annual pension costs, one of the last rates kept low by unusual actuarial policies adopted after a $100 billion investment loss five years ago.

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