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Op/ed: Measure P is too deceptive and costly

By   /  Friday, October 24th, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Measure P is too deceptive and costly

It would cripple the oil industry, a mainstay of the North County economy, and deprive the county of more than $16 million in annual revenue — most of which supports our schools. It would expose taxpayers to losses of tens or hundreds of millions of dollars in “takings” lawsuits. And sadly, it’s all based on misunderstandings and misinformation.

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Op/ed: Measure P is good for our economy

By   /  Friday, October 24th, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  1 Comment

As the country with the largest per capita emissions in the world, the United States must get serious about addressing climate change if we are to not face truly catastrophic impacts.

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Op/ed: Cultivating leadership through the arts

By   /  Friday, October 17th, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Cultivating leadership through the arts

We need to look to new places to develop our nation’s leaders in government and business.

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Op/ed: Japan’s Nobel win should spur Abe to action

By   /  Friday, October 17th, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Japan’s Nobel win should spur Abe to action

If a new generation of researchers like Nakamura were motivated by the almighty yen sign, Japan’s entire economy would benefit.

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Op/ed: Nonprofits are a powerful economic force in our region

By   /  Friday, October 10th, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Nonprofits are a powerful economic force in our region

By Cynder Sinclair The nonprofit sector hires more people, holds more assets, and contributes more to our economy than most people realize. In fact, many don’t even think in terms of the “nonprofit sector.” We think about my church or my daughter’s Girl Scout troop or my mother’s nursing care facility or the local art Read More →

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Op/ed: Unproductive Congress hurts bankers and borrowers

By   /  Friday, October 3rd, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Unproductive Congress hurts bankers and borrowers

By Rodney Brown Members of the California Bankers Association annually travel to Washington, D.C., to speak with our elected representatives about some of the major legislative issues that are a priority for our industry and our customers. On our fall trip this year, we learned firsthand how truly gridlocked this Congress is, and the unfortunate Read More →

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Op/ed: The leadership of Pope Francis

By   /  Friday, September 26th, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: The leadership of Pope Francis

By R. Scott Turicchi Much has been made about the style of Pope Francis — specifically that he doesn’t act like a pope. So, what in fact is leadership? In his book, “An Integrative Theory of Leadership,” Martin Chemers defines leadership as “a process of social influence in which one person is able to enlist Read More →

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