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$822,000 Worker Shows California Leads U.S. Pay Giveaway

bloomberg.com — Nine years ago, California Democrat Gray Davis became the first U.S. governor in 82 years to be recalled by voters. The state's 20 million taxpayers still bear the cost of his four years and 10 months on the job.
Dec 11, 2012

first in a great series from my @BloombergNews colleagues:$822,000 Worker Shows California Leads U.S. Pay Giveaway bloom.bg/X3t4lQ

Gunman Who Stormed Colorado Planned Parenthood Clinic Surrenders

bloomberg.com — A gunman who stormed a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, injuring four police officers and wounding a number of civilians, has been arrested, the city's mayor said. Mayor John Suthers said via Twitter that the suspect had been taken into custody by police about 5 p.m. local time Friday.
Nov 27, 2015

Standoff at Colorado Abortion Clinic Ends With at Least 11 Hurt bloom.bg/1LE7Cw8 via @business

Nov 27, 2015

Standoff at Colorado Abortion Clinic Ends With at Least 11 Hurt bloom.bg/1LE7Cw8 via @business

Nov 27, 2015

So sad about the #ColoradoSprings shooting, though nice work by my colleague @vinnydelgiudice helping report on it bloom.bg/1lPnWFu

Ex-Calpers CEO Buenrostro Indicted Over Apollo Investment

bloomberg.com — Federico Buenrostro, former chief executive officer of the California Public Employees' Retirement System, was charged with conspiring to trick the pension fund into paying millions of dollars in fees for a $3 billion investment into funds managed by Apollo Global Management LLC.
Nov 24, 2015

& calpers.ca.gov/docs/profit-sh… Which suggests Apollo returns were *pretty* good. But also curious given this history: bloomberg.com/news/articles/…

Biggest U.S. pension funds urge BofA to split chairman-CEO roles

charlotteobserver.com — The two biggest U.S. public pension funds will oppose a Bank of America Corp. proposal that would allow Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan to retain the chairman title. The California Public Employees' Retirement System and the California State Teachers' Retirement System will vote against a proposed bylaw change at a Sept.
Sep 01, 2015

Biggest U.S. pension funds urge BofA to split chairman-CEO roles | The Charlotte Observer - charlotteobserver.com/news/business/… #CLTnews

Biggest U.S. Pension Funds Urge BofA to Split Chairman-CEO Roles

bloomberg.com — The two biggest U.S. public pension funds will oppose a Bank of America Corp. proposal that would allow Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan to retain the chairman title. The California Public Employees' Retirement System and the California State Teachers' Retirement System will vote against a proposed bylaw change at a Sept.
Sep 01, 2015

Pension funds fault BofA's Moynihan for "missteps" and "sub-par engagement," say he shouldn't be chairman bloomberg.com/news/articles/… #corpgov

Sep 01, 2015

Biggest U.S. Pension Funds Urge BofA to Split Chairman-CEO Roles bloom.bg/1Q569Uj

Sep 01, 2015

Biggest U.S. Pension Funds Urge BofA to Split Chairman-CEO Roles bloom.bg/1Q569Uj via @business

California Agency Abandons Plans to Regulate Digital Currency

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Alaska Governor Vetoes $3 Billion From Budget as Oil Taxes Lag

bloomberg.com — Alaska Governor Bill Walker vetoed $3 billion from the state budget and said he may have to furlough government workers as lawmakers remain at odds over how to deal with a deficit caused by plummeting oil taxes and royalties.
May 19, 2015

Alaska may furlough workers to cope with budget deficit due to falling oil prices. bloom.bg/1c2kPon

May 19, 2015

Alaska's governor vetoed $3 billion from the budget as oil taxes lag bloom.bg/1Pv6nrm by @MichaelMarois

May 19, 2015

RT @BloombergNRG: Alaska governor vetoes $3 billion from budget as oil taxes lag bloom.bg/1AhmJwG by @MichaelMarois

Brown Warns Drought Means California Must Adapt to Drier Future

bloomberg.com — California Governor Jerry Brown said residents must reconcile themselves to a more arid way of life to endure a historic drought. "Things are changing," Brown told a gathering of water district officials in Sacramento on Wednesday after regulators for the first time required urban water cutbacks.

Peeping drones spur states to ground voyeuristic flights

sltrib.com — For less than $1,000, small, remotely operated aircraft are increasingly available on the Internet and at hobby stores, and some can be equipped with equally affordable high-definition cameras. At the same time, some of America's biggest companies - names like Chevron and BNSF Railway - are pushing to use drones for everything from pipeline inspection to land surveys.

Creeps Embrace a New Tool: Peeping Drones

bloomberg.com — It was the blinking lights outside the 10th-story window of her San Jose, California, condo that startled Elsvette Buenaventura from her bed last year. When she drew back the curtain, a small drone hovered a few feet away. In the days that followed, it returned at least three more times.
May 05, 2015

Sooooo what possessed bloomberg to use this headline? One example in the lede and zero others bloomberg.com/news/articles/…

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Feb 03, 2016

RT @jmnash: .@marcorubio mentions national debt again in #NHPrimary stump speech. Seems to be most significant tweak to message post-#iacaucus.

Feb 03, 2016

RT @jmnash: "There seems to be no sense of urgency about our national debt," @marcorubio says. Says both parties share blame for $20T debt. #NHPrimary

Feb 03, 2016

RT @jmnash: 1st town hall ? to @marcorubio in N.H. comes from woman questioning @realDonaldTrump's statements & actions on disabilities.

Feb 03, 2016

RT @jmnash: Already, a different mix of ?s in N.H. vs. Iowa GOP contests: helping the disabled, reining in military spending, protecting environment.

Jan 27, 2016

My week on Twitter: 2 New Followers, 1 Favorited. How's your audience growing? via sumall.com/myweek


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