Menu
Montecito
American Riviera
Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  Opinion  -  Page 20
Latest

Our View: Mike Garcia should step up, or step down

By   /  Tuesday, January 12th, 2021  /  Editorials, Latest news, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Our View: Mike Garcia should step up, or step down

Take the high road. That is our advice to U.S. Rep Mike Garcia, R-Santa Clarita, who owes his constituents in Ventura County and elsewhere a better answer than he has given for his decision to vote for overturning November’s election results even after the Capitol was invaded by rioters. Garcia won re-election in November by Read More →

Read More →
Latest

Our View: No excuse for Garcia’s anti-democratic behavior

By   /  Friday, January 8th, 2021  /  Editorials, Latest news, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Our View: No excuse for Garcia’s anti-democratic behavior

The civil war within the Republican party arrived at the edge of the Tri-Counties, when recently re-elected U.S. Rep. Mike Garcia, R-Santa Clarita, said he would oppose the certification of Joe Biden as president-elect. “I do believe there is enough evidence of compromised processes and breakdowns in election integrity by certain state legislatures that do Read More →

Read More →
Latest

Our View: State’s virus response plagued by bureaucratic bumbling

By   /  Friday, January 8th, 2021  /  Editorials, Latest news, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Our View: State’s virus response plagued by bureaucratic bumbling

What’s really frustrating for Central Coast business owners is the way California continues to be heavy on tax and regulation and light on services and delivery. The state’s COVID-19 response has put businesses through the ringer time and again, with opening and closing and reopening orders. Now that things are out of control again, the Read More →

Read More →
Latest

Opinion: Ventura County supervisors are taking our energy jobs

By   /  Friday, January 8th, 2021  /  Energy, Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: Ventura County supervisors are taking our energy jobs

By Kelly Stater Throughout the fall, a broad coalition of union members, business leaders, energy workers, contractors, mineral owners, and other community partners spoke out against an unprecedented plan to politicize zoning decisions in Ventura County through the county’s so-called “update” process to its General Plan. Despite this broad opposition, the Board of Supervisors moved Read More →

Read More →
Latest

Opinion: How to profit safely as a landlord to cannabis companies

By   /  Friday, January 8th, 2021  /  Latest news, Law, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: How to profit safely as a landlord to cannabis companies

By Josh Rabinowitz and Jack Ucciferri With dozens of jurisdictions in California having recently approved initiatives to tax and/or regulate cannabis, a wave of commercial real estate owners up and down the state are already in, or about to enter into, negotiations with would-be marijuana-related business (MRB) tenants. Those landlords will be acutely aware that Read More →

Read More →
Latest

Our view: Charges over COVID test show perils of penny stocks

By   /  Thursday, December 31st, 2020  /  Editorials, Latest news, Opinion, Subscriber content  /  Comments Off on Our view: Charges over COVID test show perils of penny stocks

This article is only available to Business Times subscribers Subscribers: LOG IN or REGISTER for complete digital access. Not a Subscriber? SUBSCRIBE for full access to our weekly newspaper, online edition and Book of Lists. Check the STATUS of your Subscription Account.

Read More →
Latest

Opinion: A little risk isn’t too risky, and other investing rules for 2021

By   /  Thursday, December 31st, 2020  /  Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: A little risk isn’t too risky, and other investing rules for 2021

By Tracie McMillion The year 2020 had more than its fair share of uncertainties—from the market sell-off in March to sporadic periods of market volatility. As we turn the calendar year, it is now time for investors to focus on the road ahead. Here are five actions investors should consider in 2021: 1. Hold the Read More →

Read More →