February 6, 2018
Orange County Supervisor Michelle Steel used county taxpayer funds to mail postcards featuring her name and District Attorney Tony Rackauckas to 16,000 voters.
LA Times: Majority of likely voters 'disinclined' to reelect GOP's Rohrabacher and Knight, says new poll
The mid-January poll by UC Berkeley’s Institute of Governmental Studies found that likely voters in two of the most competitive districts in the state are unhappy with Trump’s performance and are “disinclined” to reelect their members of Congress.
Excluding a tax benefit, earnings rose to $1.89 a share, Burbank, California-based Disney said in a statement, beating the $1.61 a share average of analysts’ estimates. Revenue grew to $15.35 billion in the quarter ended Dec. 30, missing projections of $15.44 billion.
The change was prompted by a demand letter from the Mexican American Legal Defense Education Fund, which alleged the city’s at-large election system violates the California Voting Rights Act.
Scott Weimer and Gayle Knight are the 2018 man and woman of the year. Weimer is on the board of the Strawberry Festival Organization. Knight is the founder of the nonprofit H.O.P.E.
Today’s General Motors profit sharing, established under the 2015 contract negotiations, recognizes that UAW GM members’ hard work is an essential part of General Motors sales and profits. UAW members at GM negotiated a well-deserved share in the profits of their hard work and sacrifice
In each of the past four years, a Senate committee inexplicably killed a bill to provide whistle-blower protections to legislative employees. Now, the revived bill is one of the most popular in the Legislature.
For December, latest figures available, California’s unemployment rate was 4.3 percent, lowest ever and down 0.9 percentage points in a year. The national rate was 4.1 percent — lowest since 2000 — and down 0.6 percentage points in a year.
Publication Date: February 6, 2018