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Democratic Debate: They promised a ‘bunch of free stuff’

Democratic Debate: They promised a ‘bunch of free stuff’

    Watching the Democratic Debate I saw a call for more free stuff. I saw a call for more amnesty, free college. More free Obama care coverage. The one thing I did not see was how we were going to pay for all this. We have $18 trillion in National Debt and counting with […]

Voters will confront more bonds on 2016 ballot

Voters will confront more bonds on 2016 ballot

Treasurer Chiang Releases Debt Affordability Report

Treasurer Chiang Releases Debt Affordability Report

Is Obama a Muslim? No.

Is Obama a Muslim?  No.

by LAWRENCE SELLIN, PHD September 20, 2015 I do not believe Barack Obama is a Muslim, nor do I think he is a Christian, nor do I think it matters, because he is not motivated by any religious belief, but by a secular ideology. All of his convictions and actions can be explained by a […]

California Controller: Debt Issuance, Investments and Treasury Activities

California Controller: Debt Issuance, Investments and Treasury Activities

Debt Issuance California State and local governments issued a total of $42.7 billion in debt during the first seven months of 2015, a 25 percent increase from the same period in 2014, when $34.2 billion in debt was issued, according to data received by the California Debt and Investment Advisory Commission (CDIAC) as of August […]

Local Oxnard accountant-activist makes utility rate/policy recommendations

Local Oxnard accountant-activist makes utility rate/policy recommendations

By Lawrence P. Stein Editor’s note: The new Oxnard Utilities Rates Advisory Panel, (URAP) has created quite a bit of healthy discussion. Even though he previously predicted a trebling of utility rates, he believes that consumers are being outrageously overcharged for water to support what he feels is an overly expensive,inefficient GREAT water recycling program and […]

Local Oxnard accountant-activist predicts trebling of water rates

Local Oxnard accountant-activist predicts trebling of water rates

By Lawrence P. Stein Editor’s note: Mr. Stein took the best information he could find and calculated the impact on water projects debt service and rates. The exact timing and amount cannot be known for sure, because it is all based on rough plans, cost estimates, interest rates, transaction timing and even the city’s bond […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Greek Austerity

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Greek Austerity

  Last week Greece defaulted on its debt to the IMF. On Sunday Greek voters said “no” to more austerity from the IMF. Surging socialist candidate Bernie Sanders applauds the Greeks for rejecting austerity from the Euro ruling class. Economics writer Stephen Moore says Greece needs less socialism and more privitization. The banks are shutting down […]

GREECE: 99% of Votes Counted, ‘No’ Vote Set to Win By 61-39

GREECE: 99% of Votes Counted, ‘No’ Vote Set to Win By 61-39

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Scary Ideas

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Scary Ideas
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