Posts Tagged ‘Miguel Pulido’

Santa Ana considers taxing … free Skype calls! Oh, the insanity

Friday, April 18th, 2014
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California is known as the world leader in lots of things -- pop culture, technology and wacky lifestyles. Now the Santa Ana City Council is helping the Golden State be seen as the world leader in Maniacally Stupid, Excessive Taxation. This is from the Voice of OC: "The Santa Ana City Council Tues...

Santa Ana: No link between pay, performance

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013
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A Voice of OC story details the extraordinary pay that the city of Santa Ana lavishes on its top managers: "According to city documents, [newly hired City Manager David] Cavazos would earn $558,625.85 his first year, $515,395.08 his second year and $515,895.08 his third year. The annual compensatio...

You and what army are going to make me pay?

Monday, December 24th, 2012

Dec. 24, 2012 By Chris Reed The city of San Bernardino’s defiance of CalPERS’ demands for payment will be remembered as the first in a very long line of defiant acts from local governments in California as budgets that don’t add up force local officials to make tough and often unprecedented ...