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Maven's Morning Coffee: Governor vetoes ethics bill, Richard Riordan talks tenure, what does it mean to have transparency in government?

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Oct 01, 2014

Maven's Morning Coffee: Gov. Brown vetoes ethics bill scpr.org/blogs/politics… via @kpcc

Wife of slain Bell Gardens mayor released

scpr.org — The wife suspected of shooting and killing the mayor of Bell Gardens on Tuesday was released after hours of questioning, and the Sheriff's Department said that no arrests will be made at this time.
Oct 01, 2014

LASD releases wife after interviewing her & son abt shooting of #BellGardens mayor; gun used was registered to Crespo kp.cc/1BzH8aX

Extra $135,000 to cover security for Inglewood Unified's trustee raising questions

scpr.org — The state-appointed trustee running the Inglewood Unified School District approved $135,000 in additional school district funds Tuesday to pay an armed California Highway Patrol officer who works as his driver and security guard. "I don't want to get hurt here," said State Trustee Don Brann, who lives in nearby El Segundo.
Oct 01, 2014

The trustee overseeing Inglewood schools gets $135,000 IN SECURITY alone, including an armed CHP escort/driver!! scpr.org/blogs/educatio…