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Obama: Scott Walker needs to ‘bone up’ on foreign policy- is he right or wrong?

Obama: Scott Walker needs to ‘bone up’ on foreign policy- is he right or wrong?

  Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker shouldn’t criticize the U.S.-led nuclear deal with Iran until he’s had more time to “bone up” on foreign policy, President Obama said in an interview with NPR released Tuesday morning. Mr. Walker, a Republican and likely 2016 presidential candidate, has said he would undo this administration’s agreement with Iran on […]

Metropolitan Water District poised to put the squeeze on County agencies

Metropolitan Water District poised to put the squeeze on County agencies

By Debra Tash The County’s primary water purveyor is set to implement Governor Brown’s recent executive order B-29-15 for a 25% reduction in water usage.  Staff for the Metropolitan Water District, which supplies such local wholesalers as Calleguas MWD, is recommending to their Board they declare a Level 3 Regional Shortage. It would be in effect […]

Channel Islands Community Association Roundtable on CI Harbor

Channel Islands Community Association Roundtable on CI Harbor

By George Miller A discussion on improving Channel  Islands Harbor for residents, businesses and other stakeholders The Channel Islands Community Association (CICA) http://CIHarbor.org-  was established to unify community action on matters of interest to harbor residents, businesses and the greater community which can benefit from it. It’s been active about a year and a half […]

Economic Development Corporation of Oxnard Industrial Forum

Economic Development Corporation of Oxnard Industrial Forum

By George Miller EDCO hosts industrial firms, explains services; city officials field questions/complaints EDCO (Economic Development Corporation of Oxnard) held an Industrial Forum on Monday evening 4-6-15, with about 120 people in attendance, from dozens of companies, supporting firms and government officials. EDCO is a 20 year old private/public corporation tasked with helping to attract, […]

Obama admin. fires back: Justice Dept. lawyers insist they didn’t lie to court over amnesty

Obama admin. fires back: Justice Dept. lawyers insist they didn’t lie to court over amnesty

  The Justice Department denied Wednesday that it had lied to a federal judge about President Obama’s deportation amnesty, with a spokeswoman saying they “emphatically disagree” with the court’s decision granting limited legal discovery requiring them to turn over private documents showing their decision-making in the case. The reaction came just hours after Judge Andrew […]

Dems propose immigrant protections

Dems propose immigrant protections

California lawmaker say they’re acting because Congress won’t By Gary Warth SACRAMENTO — Democratic state lawmakers on Tuesday announced a package of bills aimed at expanding protections and providing health care for unauthorized immigrants in what supporters said could set a national example. “Today we remind the rest of the nation that California is different,” […]

Federal judge denies motion to stay his injunction halting Obama “executive amnesty”

Federal judge denies motion to stay his injunction halting Obama “executive amnesty”

Notice of Electronic Filing (Editor’s note: This will likely be appealed. Also see this Breitbart article and Obama deportation amnesty to remain halted) ) The following transaction was entered on 4/7/2015 at 7:17 PM CDT and filed on 4/7/2015 Case Name: State of Texas et al v. United States of America et al Case Number: 1:14-cv-00254 Filer: […]

Oxnard crime situation

Oxnard crime situation

By George Miller Oxnard crime has risen significantly since 2011 and is up 26% just in the last year. Police Chief Jeri Williams and staff will present the attached report at the Tuesday April 7 City Council meeting. There will be discussion of crime statistics, possible causes and what to do about it. Download/read report: Oxnard […]

Two hikers rescued yesterday off of PCH

Two hikers rescued yesterday off of PCH

From the Ventura County Fire Department: On April 6, 2015, 12:40 p.m., units from the Ventura County Fire Department, Ventura County Air Unit and Oxnard Fire Department were dispatched to a report of 2 hikers stranded on a cliff. The two hikers had been trekking off of the trail and decided to climb back down […]

Illegal immigrant children surge across border at highest rate since last summer’s peak

Illegal immigrant children surge across border at highest rate since last summer’s peak

  The second wave of unaccompanied illegal immigrant children has begun, with more than 3,000 of them surging across the Mexican border into the U.S. last month – the highest rate since the peak of last summer’s crisis and a warning that another rough season could be ahead. Immigration officials warned that they expected another […]