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  1. UPDATE 1-California judges sue Calpers pension system over contributionsRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Reuters

    ... in stone and should not have been raised by the new law retrospectively. The California Public Employees Retirement System, or Calpers, said the lawsuit was so recently filed it was too early to comment on it. Calpers is America's biggest public ...

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  2. How Long Beacha s government changed in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Press-Telegram

    LONG BEACH >> It was a year of change in city government, with the ushering of a historic shift in the Mayor's Office and City Council, a budget surplus and plans for two major developments moving forward. Long Beach voters made history in June when they elected Mayor Robert Garcia as the city's first Latino and openly gay leader.

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  3. Judge Kreep sues state over pension planRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | San Diego Reader

    San Diego County superior court judge Gary Kreep, already in the crosshairs of the local judicial establishment, has filed suit against the state's Judicial Council and the California Public Employees Retirement System, alleging he's gotten a raw pension deal. Elected in a close 2012 race against establishment favorite Garland Peed, Kreep and a group of fellow elected judges assert they were shafted by a change in the retirement system which they say favored appointed judges.

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  4. 2014 in review: Change comes to Long Beach governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Press-Telegram

    LONG BEACH >> It was a year of change in city government, with the ushering of a historic shift in the Mayor's Office and City Council, a budget surplus and plans for two major developments moving forward. Long Beach voters made history in June when they elected Mayor Robert Garcia as the city's first Latino and openly gay leader.

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  5. Elected Judges Sue CalPERS Over PensionsRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    ... They sued the state, the state controller, the Judicial Council and the California Public Employees Retirement System, or CalPERS. By the time the new pension scheme took effect on Jan. 1, 2013, the judges say, they were already members of Judges ...

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  6. City swears in new council members, ends yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Tehachapi News

    Dennis Wahlstrom, Phil Smith and Susan Wiggins are sworn in as Tehachapi city council members following the certification of the election results on Dec. 15. The city of Tehachapi swore in three council members -- two incumbents and a newcomer -- and selected two new officers at its Dec. 15 council meeting prior to approving two new ordinances and a change in the city's salary schedule. Phil Smith, Susan Wiggins and Dennis Wahlstrom took their seats following an oath of office.

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  7. Delfino Madden adds three lawyers, moves into permanent space on Capitol MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Business Journal

    Delfino Madden O'Malley Coyle & Koewler LLP has added three new associates, promoted two associates to partner and moved into permanent offices at 500 Capitol Mall. The largest - and most high-profile - group of lawyers to leave Downey Brand LLP this year has grown to a dozen lawyers since they left Sacramento's largest law firm in April.

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  8. New union contracts would give first raises in seven yearsRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | The Wave

    Teachers and other staff members in the Orange Unified School District would get their first raises in seven years under contracts awaiting approval by the school board. Both unions whose contracts are up for approval have ratified the agreements, while the school board has twice postponed voting on them.

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  9. Saunders: Curbing missions and emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | RecordNET

    I have a theory as to why Americans don't worry all that much about global warming: High-profile purveyors of climate change don't push for reductions in greenhouse gases so much as focus on berating people who do not agree with their opinions. They call themselves champions of "the science" yet focus on ideology more than tangible results.

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  10. Climate activists choosing to nibble at the cornersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | HeraldNet

    I have a theory as to why Americans don't worry all that much about global warming: High-profile purveyors of climate change don't push for reductions in greenhouse gases so much as focus on berating people who do not agree with their opinions. They call themselves champions of "the science" yet focus on ideology more than tangible results.

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  11. Cuomo Vetoes Bill Letting Pensions Add More to Hedge FundsRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | The Washington Post

    The measure approved by lawmakers in June would have increased the cap on such investments to 30 percent from 25 percent for New York City's five retirement plans, the fund for state and local workers outside the city, and the teachers pension. The funds have combined assets valued at $445 billion.

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  12. Kaiser buying building near Sacramento arena for medical officesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Business Journal

    Kaiser Permanente said it is buying the six-story Sacramento Corporate Center at 501 J St. and plans to renovate it for medical offices. It's in a key location, across the street from the new Sacramento Kings arena.

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  13. Lakes at Bayhill Office Property TradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | GlobeSt.com

    ... Catalyst Fund (CCF), a joint venture between Canyon Capital Realty and the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS) aimed at developing the next generation of real estate managers. Formed in 2013, the partnership between Rubicon Point ...

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  14. CalPERS: Prefunding retiree health care makes senseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Business Journal

    When State Controller John Chiang raised a red flag about a looming $72 billion tab for retiree health care costs, eyes turned to the governor. When State Controller John Chiang raised a red flag Tuesday about a looming $72 billion tab for retiree health care costs, eyes turned to the governor.

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  15. la Mesa Chief Will Stay as TempRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The City Council approved the interim chief contract last week. Aceves currently earns just over $14,000 per month.

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  16. Debra J. Saunders:Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Jewish World Review

    I have a theory as to why Americans don't worry all that much about global warming: High-profile purveyors of climate change don't push for reductions in greenhouse gases so much as focus on berating people who do not agree with their opinions. They call themselves champions of "the science" yet focus on ideology more than tangible results.

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  17. Grover Beach police chief to double-dip into taxpayer fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Cal Coast News

    Grover Beach Police Chief Jim Copsey will soon receive a salary and pension simultaneously following a decision by the city council to employ him as interim chief after he retires later this month. Copsey is set to retire on Dec. 28, making him eligible for his California Public Employees Retirement System pension.

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  18. No more hedging on hedge-fund feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Crain's New York Business

    ... balanced mutual fund. The combination of high costs and subpar returns led the California Public Employees Retirement System earlier this year to say sayonara to hedge funds. Of course, there's no guarantee the city pension system's performance ...

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  19. CA Union Pensions Unfunded By $72B, Could Divest CoalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Sweetness & Light

    California State Controller John Chiang warned on Tuesday of a growing $71.8 billion unfunded liability to cover the state's retiree health and dental benefits... How is that possible? We've been told that California is flush since they raised taxes on their residents with their blessing. Were we lied to? The retiree healthcare liability has been a priority for Chiang, who began writing about the issue in 2007 when the unfunded cost was $47.8 billion.

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  20. Fitch Affirms Fairfax Elementary School District, CA's GOs at 'AA-'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Information Technology

    STRONG FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE: The 'AA-' rating reflects the district's strong financial position, with a solid financial cushion, prudent management practices and several years of mostly surplus audited operations. WEAK ECONOMY: The district's economy is limited reflected in a largely agricultural base, significant taxpayer concentration, and below-average wealth levels.

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