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  • Looking for Lost Cash? California Has it Waiting for You

    You know the feeling you get when you find a dollar in your pocket you'd forgotten about? Or when that $20 bill is left on the ground and there's no one in sight it could belong to - ultimately making you its keeper? That feeling is the same way some...
  • Americana expansion hearing postponed for negotiations

    Americana expansion hearing postponed for negotiations
    Faced with a packed, overflow crowd at Glendale City Hall Tuesday morning, the owners of the Golden Key Hotel and Americana at Brand agreed to postpone a hearing on their competing redevelopment proposals to allow more time for negotiations. About 40...
  • Candidates for L.A. Community College District board urge greater scrutiny of system

    Candidates for L.A. Community College District board urge greater scrutiny of system
    Several candidates for the Los Angeles Community College District Board of Trustees urged state officials Tuesday to expand their scrutiny of the college system in the wake of a Times series that detailed millions of dollars of waste in the district's...
  • Woodbury University hosts panel on developing leadership skills

    Leadership was in the spotlight Saturday during a conference at Woodbury University in Burbank that looked at the traits and qualities of great leaders. One of those characteristics: They don't seek the limelight. “They shun the attention of...
  • Commentary: State's high tax burden thwarts recovery

    State Controller John Chiang continues to uphold the California Great Seal motto, "Eureka, I have found it!" But what Chiang is finding as controller is that California's economy, as measured by tax revenues, is still tanking. State tax collections for...
  • Liu introduces bill to help cities collect on debts

    Liu introduces bill to help cities collect on debts
    Sen. Carol Liu (D-La CaƱada Flintridge) introduced legislation Thursday she contends that, had been in place during fiscal year 2010-11, would have resulted in about $3.5 million in additional funds for local governments in California. The bill,...
  • Lawmakers Suing Controller Chiang

    Lawmakers Suing Controller Chiang
    State Controller John Chiang responded Tuesday to a lawsuit filed against him by state lawmakers. Lawmakers say Chiang went beyond his authority when he withheld their pay until a balanced budget was passed. In a statement to the press, Chiang pointed...
  • Mansoor proposal targets budget approval process

    Assemblyman Allan Mansoor (R-Costa Mesa) introduced a state constitutional amendment this week that requires a nonpartisan oversight committee certify the state's proposed budget is balanced before lawmakers get paid. "This amendment ensures that voters'...
  • The controller vs. the Legislature [The conversation]

     
    The Legislature’s math didn’t add up for state Controller John Chiang, who announced he will withhold lawmaker’s pay until they approve a budget he deems balanced. Despite voter support for the provision in Proposition 25 that allows...
  • S&P upgrades California's financial outlook

     
    California got another bump from Standard & Poor’s on Tuesday as the rating agency upgraded the state’s financial outlook from “stable” to “positive.”...
  • Controller, lawmakers propose energy efficiency program

     
    California Controller John Chiang is best known as the Grim Reaper of financial news, docking lawmakers' pay during last year's budget dispute and sounding alarms about the state’s cash crunch. But on Wednesday, he joined state lawmakers, labor...