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  • It's A Gray Area: Federal pensions no longer make any sense

    There is a lot of misinformation and mystery about the compensation Congress receives.
  • Commentary: President refuses to negotiate with House

    During the Reagan years, the federal government shut down eight times. It would be inaccurate to say that the Democrats, who then controlled Congress, shut down the government, because it takes two to play shutdown chicken. Certainly, though, the...

    Mailbag: City charter would free Costa Mesa from Sacramento

    I am writing to ask that each Costa Mesa City Council member let the voters decide on whether our city should adopt a charter. When this idea first came about a year ago, the pundits claimed the June ballot was too rushed. They claimed they supported a...

    Commentary: Electric cars, the AQMD and other bad ideas

    Do you know who, or what, is behind the AQMD? If you're from Southern California, you're likely aware that this bureaucratic acronym stands for the South Coast Air Quality Management District. Sounds innocuous, right? It's anything but. These are the un-...

    Newport Chamber of Commerce discusses economic outlook

    The upcoming election and federal tax reforms were hot topics Friday morning at the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce's Economic Forecast for 2013 breakfast. "This is very topical — the connection between politics and the economy," said Casey...