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Our view: Ventura County takes a big step toward inclusion

By   /  Monday, December 7th, 2020  /  Editorials, Latest news, Opinion, Subscriber content  /  Comments Off on Our view: Ventura County takes a big step toward inclusion

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Ethics can bring back trust in government

By   /  Friday, October 25th, 2019  /  Education, Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Ethics can bring back trust in government

By Sabith Khan A recent study by Pew Research showed just 17 percent of Americans trust the federal government to do the right thing. Let’s pause and think about what that means for the world’s oldest democracy. Let’s also reflect on how this fact deters people — young and old — from participating in public Read More →

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Island Packers taking visitors to Channel Islands despite shutdown

By   /  Friday, January 11th, 2019  /  Central Coast, middle, Tourism  /  Comments Off on Island Packers taking visitors to Channel Islands despite shutdown

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Op/ed: Letting taxpayers off the hook for subsidies: a case of moral hazard

By   /  Friday, March 6th, 2015  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Letting taxpayers off the hook for subsidies: a case of moral hazard

American political culture has morphed from a ‘can do’ attitude to an ‘it’s easier to kick the can down the road’ approach to decision-making.

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Editorial: Moderate voters may shape midterm election

By   /  Friday, October 17th, 2014  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: Moderate voters may shape midterm election

The year’s vote pits these reliably Democratic workers against environmentalists.

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Port of Hueneme and city are at odds over Measure M

By   /  Friday, September 12th, 2014  /  West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Port of Hueneme and city are at odds over Measure M

Measure M, the ballot measure that could raise taxes on contractors and other businesses in the Port of Hueneme and Naval Base Ventura County, is at the center of a political battle that pits community groups and businesses against city officials. Businesses and community groups say that if it passes, the ballot measure would create Read More →

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Ventura County ex-Sheriff loses supplemental pension lawsuit

By   /  Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014  /  East Ventura County, Latest news, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Ventura County ex-Sheriff loses supplemental pension lawsuit

A Ventura County judge has denied former Sheriff Bob Brooks’ request for a $75,000 supplement to his existing $283,000-per-year pension.

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