Archive for August 4th, 2013

InlandPolitics: San Bernardino County pension fund books needed investment gain


Sunday, August 4, 2013 – 11:00 p.m.

The employee pension fund for San Bernardino County, California turned in a much needed investment performance for it’s fiscal year ending June 30, 2013.

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InlandPolitics: This and That!


Sunday, August 4, 2013 – 12:00 p.m.

Here’s some news of interest flowing across the transom this week. In case you missed it!

Cummings reportedly running for San Bernardino Mayor

Cliff Cummings, owner of Toyota of San Bernardino, is reportedly running for Mayor of bankrupt San Bernardino.

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Jim Steinberg, Staff Writer
Posted: 08/03/2013 06:35:37 PM PDT
Updated: 08/03/2013 06:35:43 PM PDT

BARSTOW — A U.S. District judge has issued a federal injunction against Barstow Community Hospital, ordering it to bargain in good faith with a nurses union seeking its first contract after forming in spring 2012.

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Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

One of the Capitol’s longest-running battles – over the state’s $250,000 cap on pain and suffering damages in medical malpractice lawsuits – is heating up again.

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UTSanDiego: Recalls: Easier said than done

County of San Diego Seal

By John Wilkens
August 3, 2013 – 1:00 p.m.

So many signatures, so little time.

For the people trying to recall San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, the numbers are daunting: They’ll have to get more than 100,000 registered voters in the city to sign petitions in 39 days.

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Posted on Friday, August 2, 2013
By Kevin G. Hall | McClatchy Washington Bureau

WASHINGTON — The July government employment report released Friday showed the job market treading water.

And a closer look at one of the two measures the Labor Department uses to gauge employment suggests that part-time work accounted for almost all the job growth that’s been reported over the past six months.

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