13 hrs ago
Riverside County: No limits mean big campaign donations
With that in mind, about 30 donors contributed at least $10,000 apiece to supervisorial campaigns in 2013.
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Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Daily Democrat
Gov. Brown running for a fourth term
After months of anticipation and speculation, Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday finally made it official: He's running for an unprecedented fourth term as California's chief executive.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
National Review Online
On what issues have you found yourself most frustrated that you couldn't pick up the phone and call Bill, or go to your computer and e-mail him, to get his read and advice? Bill must have quoted his friend Willi Schlamm's line a hundred times: "The trouble with socialism is socialism.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Fallout from Calderon scandal may be light for Democrats not named Calderon
Before they became ensnared in a federal sting operation targeting Sacramento corruption, state Sen. Ron Calderon, D-Montebello, and his brother, former Assemblyman Tom Calderon, had been major fundraisers for allied Democratic politicians, according to a survey of campaign finance data.
Will new oil-related taxes go through?
Two recent tax proposals in California target the oil industry: either for oil extraction or at the gas pump.
Criminal Report Daily
200-Year-Old Douche Found Under New York's City Hall
Are men inherently better than women are at some skills, and vice versa? Though we tend to think otherwise -- and there are always notable exceptions -- scientific research frequently concludes that men and women excel in different areas.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The San Francisco Foghorn
Guess Who Our Next President Will Be?
The outreach stage of the presidential search has been completed, and a list of a dozen potential candidates has been made.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Sloan Research Fellowships awarded to 126 young scholars
The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation is pleased to announce the selection of 126 outstanding U.S. and Canadian researchers as recipients of the 2014 Sloan Research Fellowships.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Kravis Prize in Leadership to Honor Helen Keller International
CLAREMONT, Calif.- Claremont McKenna College announced that Helen Keller International, an organization whose mission is to combat the causes and consequences of blindness and malnutrition, has won the ninth annual Henry R. Kravis Prize in Leadership.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
2013 Kosmont-Rose Institute Cost of Doing Business Survey Report...
Claremont McKenna College's Rose Institute of State & Local Government today released the 19th annual Kosmont-Rose Institute Cost of Doing Business Survey.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Former Brown aide weighing run for Oakland council
An Oakland native, who served as an intern and aide to then Mayor Jerry Brown, is strongly considering a run for City Council in District 4. Although he filed campaign papers this month, Nicolas Heidorn, 30, said he will make a final decision about entering the race in the next few weeks.