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  • Irvine food distributor that serves Starbucks, Chick-fil-A, Chipotle moving HQ to Texas

    10/16/2019 3:48:34 PM PDT · by Eagles Field · 34 replies
    The Orange County Register ^ | 10-4-2019 | Jonathan Lanser
    Quality Custom Distribution, a fast-food industry supplier for the likes of Starbucks, Chick-fil-A and Chipotle, is moving its corporate headquarters to Texas from Irvine. The company, a logistics unit of food-industry supply giant Golden State Foods, runs a nationwide chain of 19 distribution centers that warehouses and distributes food and supplies to individual chain restaurants. The new headquarters will initially be home to between 30 and 45 workers, both relocations and new hires. It is expected to be open by January.
  • Another Stupid Decision; CA Removes Free Emergency Service

    10/15/2019 5:48:02 PM PDT · by econjack · 47 replies
    PJ Media ^ | Oct. 15, 2019 | Megan Fox
    ...the state (of CA) Fire District has decided that Ham radio equipment in remote areas must be removed unless radio operators cough up a big fee to lease the land from the government Ham radio operator use station repeaters to relay emergency traffic, especially when cell towers and other means of communication are down. This is done free by the radio operators; they buy, maintain, and operate the service at no charge to the state. Their thanks for this service: $2500 application fee to lease a tiny piece of land, $3000-5000 admin fee, plus an annual rental fee. The real...
  • CA Democrats Expand Red Flag Law Again, Lengthen Confiscatory Period

    10/13/2019 6:33:10 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 29 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 13 Oct 2019 | AWR Hawkins
    Democrats expanded California’s Red Flag Law again by lengthening the confiscatory period and broadening the number of people who can push for confiscation to begin with. California’s Red Flag statute is referred to as a Gun Violence Restraining Order. The orders were adopted in 2016, after being pushed as a means of temporarily taking guns away from dangerous people. The confiscatory period was one year when the orders first became law, but the Associated Press reports that Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) signed a bill Friday that allows the confiscatory period to expand to five years. Moreover, the bill signed by...
  • PG&E shareholders could get wiped out

    10/12/2019 7:05:37 AM PDT · by libstripper · 72 replies
    Fox News ^ | Oct. 12, 2109 | Jonathan Garber
    Pacific Gas & Electric Company shareholders are facing the possibility of a worst-case scenario -- the value of their holdings getting completely wiped out -- after a federal bankruptcy judge’s ruling.
  • PG&E Power Outage Shut Off: List of counties, cities affected by PG&E (trunc)

    10/09/2019 8:36:49 PM PDT · by libstripper · 45 replies
    ABC 7 News ^ | Oct. 9, 2019 | ABC 7 News
    Full title: "PG&E Power Outage Shut Off: List of counties, cities affected by PG&E power outage in Bay Area, rest of California" Excerpt: "SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- PG&E has begun power outages that could impact nearly 800,000 customers across Northern and Central California."
  • California Exit?

    10/02/2019 10:35:16 PM PDT · by wac3rd · 54 replies
    Nashville.com ^ | 10-1-19 | wac3rd
    The Nashville real estate market is exploding and the reasons are outstanding! Forbes ranked Nashville the eighth-best U.S. market to buy a home, U.S. News & World Report ranked Nashville #15 of the top 125 U.S. cities to live, and Travel + Leisure ranked Nashville as the friendliest city in America as well as one of the top 50 places to visit in the world. Nashville real estate offers all of that including no state income tax and the best music scene on the planet.
  • Biden Slips to Third in New California Poll

    09/25/2019 5:56:34 AM PDT · by libstripper · 35 replies
    P J Media ^ | Sept. 24, 2019 | Rick Moran
    The Democratic race for the presidential nomination may be at a turning point as a surging Elizabeth Warren blew by both Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders in California to take an 8-point lead in the latest tracking poll from the state. This poll is not an outlier. Warren also took the lead in Iowa in the Des Moines Register poll. It appears that Democrats are beginning to shake off worries about "electability" and are embracing the far-left "soak the rich" agenda of the Warren/Sanders wing of the party. The California poll is something of a shocker.
  • Is Dianne Feinstein out to kill off Kamala Harris's presidential bid

    09/15/2019 9:46:30 AM PDT · by libstripper · 29 replies
    American Thinker ^ | Sept. 15, 2109 | Monica Showalter
    Kamala Harris has always been known for her lean and hungry, pushy, grabby, ambition, which includes a willingness to sleep her way to the top to get what she wants. Her political start began as a social mountaineer with San Francisco's old-money Pacific Heights set dating from her 20s and then just moved onward and upward. That's not sitting well with California's lizardy old-money senior Senator, Dianne Feinstein, who knows that establishment well. And so, she's taking some action, as Fox News reports: According to reports, Feinstein, the senior senator from the Golden State, will throw a fundraiser next month.
  • California advances bill to cap consumer loan interest rates

    09/14/2019 2:10:34 AM PDT · by C19fan · 54 replies
    AP ^ | September 13, 2019 | Staff
    California lawmakers approved legislation Friday to cap interest rates for consumer loans, a measure that supporters say is designed to blunt predatory lending practices. The bill would cap consumer loan interest rates at 36 percentage points above the main interest rate set by the Federal Reserve, which is currently around 2%. Consumer advocacy groups say some loan companies charge interest rates as high as 225%.
  • 30% of Confiscated Firearms in California are Homemade

    08/21/2019 6:13:05 AM PDT · by marktwain · 53 replies
    Ammoland ^ | 19 August, 2019 | Dean Weingarten
    Several media outlets in California have teamed up with the anti-Second Amendment organization, The Trace, to investigate and write about homemade guns in California. They claim that BATFE sources say 30 percent of guns confiscated in California are homemade. Given there are over 400 million guns in private hands in the United States, and the border between California and other states is porous, and only lightly regulated; it seems an extraordinary number. From nbcbayarea.com: An Investigation by NBC Bay Area in partnership with NBC San Diego, NBC Los Angeles, and the non-profit journalists at The Trace found that law...
  • Sacramento is trying to take Baltimore's crown as the number one rat resort. (adult language)

    08/09/2019 6:48:56 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 6 replies
    YouTube ^ | 9/9/2019 | Jericho Green
    Not to be outdone, California state capital has an extreme rodent infestation. It is so bad, that the EPA building had to close down the playground outside of their facility so the children would not be bitten by rats. Wtf?
  • Newsom laments lack of borders between states to stop weapons of ‘godd–ned mass destruction’

    07/31/2019 4:53:19 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 46 replies
    GOP USA.com ^ | 7/31/2019
    File - Gov. Gavin Newsom discusses a 2016 voter-approved ballot initiative that will require Californians to undergo criminal background checks every time they buy ammunition starting July 1 during a news conference in Sacramento, Calif., Tuesday June 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) California Gov. Gavin Newsom says it is inexplicable that a weapon “of godd—ned mass destruction” was used over the weekend during the Gilroy Garlic Festival mass shooting. The Democrat told a Santa Clara audience that a semi-automatic rifle that Santino William Legan, 19, used to kill three and wound 12 others exists in the U.S., in large part,...
  • Is Mayor Pete Heading the Way of the Almost Extinct Beto?

    07/27/2019 5:00:09 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 66 replies
    PJ Media ^ | JULY 27, 2019 | STEPHEN KRUISER
    It has been less than three months since Mayor Pete Buttigieg (D-Ind.) and his fans were celebrating him being on the cover of Time magazine just two weeks after he was New York Magazine's flattering cover story. He followed that up with a fundraising win for the second quarter but things have been a bit quiet around him recently. Political fortunes are notoriously fickle but even more so in a presidential primary that features an unprecedented number of candidates. While Mayor Pete is by no means out of this race his polling numbers haven't followed his big cash haul and...
  • Creating a *new* California State

    07/29/2019 10:11:12 AM PDT · by SoCalConserv · 35 replies
    www.theepochtimes.com ^ | April 21, 2019 | JAN JEKIELEK
    (Paul Preston):" Well, we’re actually forming a new state from California. We’re in the process of forming a new state from a preexisting state and following the constitution. Our constitution and Declaration of Independence and Bill of Rights provides for us to form a new state when the citizens feel compelled to......."
  • House Democrats Caught Pushing Fake News About Mueller Testimony

    07/25/2019 9:25:08 AM PDT · by ding_dong_daddy_from_dumas · 12 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 07/25/2019 | Peter Hasson
    House Democrats’ official campaign arm spread misinformation in a fundraising blast about former special counsel Robert Mueller’s testimony Wednesday. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) falsely claimed that Mueller testified that he would charge President Donald Trump with obstruction of justice if he weren’t president. During his morning testimony before the House Judiciary Committee, Mueller appeared to agree with Democratic California Rep. Ted Lieu, who asserted that Mueller’s office didn’t charge Trump with obstruction because of Department of Justice policies against indicting sitting presidents. But Mueller corrected the record when he began his afternoon testimony in front of the House...
  • BREAKING NEWS: Pelosi will force a vote to condemn Trump for saying four minority congresswomen...

    07/15/2019 11:08:40 AM PDT · by Morgana · 98 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | July 15, 2019 | Emily Goodin, U.s. Political Reporter For Dailymail.com
    FULL TITLE: BREAKING NEWS: Pelosi will force a vote to condemn Trump for saying four minority congresswomen should go 'back where they came from' – just months after Democrats watered down a resolution denouncing one of them for anti-Semitism Nancy Pelosi announced Monday House Democrats are composing a resolution condemning President Donald Trump's tweets against Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and her 'squad.' The speaker indicated there will be a vote soon in the chamber, a move designed to put Republicans on the record about their feelings on the president's tweets after few GOP lawmakers, thus far, have defended him. No timing was...
  • Bennet: Americans Should Be Embarrassed by Trump — Calls Attempt to Build a Wall ‘Pathetic’

    07/07/2019 11:54:26 AM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 68 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 07 July 2019 | Pam Key
    On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” 2020 presidential hopeful Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO) criticized President Donald Trump’s effort to build a U.S.-Mexico border wall. Bennet said, “The president is acting like we are some weak, pathetic country. We have the ability to treat human beings humanely. We have the ability to lead our hemisphere in a discussion on how to deal with this refugee crisis.” He added, “We are a strong and powerful country. We supposed to lead humanity, not make our border a symbol of nativist hostility. That should be an embarrassment for everybody. The symbol of...
  • ACLU Told CA Teachers To Help Students Obtain Abortions Without Parental Notification, Video Reveals

    07/08/2019 8:24:28 AM PDT · by bitt · 24 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 7/7/2019 | Mary Margaret Olohan
    A June video shows the ACLU instructing California public school teachers on how to help children obtain abortions without parental consent. The video exposes involvement by the ACLU, Planned Parenthood and the California Board of Eduation. Progressive sex education programs teach children about oral sex, masturbation, role-playing and more.
  • This bunk bed is $1,200 a month, privacy not included

    07/05/2019 6:18:58 PM PDT · by libstripper · 37 replies
    CNN ^ | July 5, 2019 | Anna Bahney
    Housing costs have become so expensive in some cities that people are renting bunk beds in a communal home for $1,200 a month. Not a bedroom. A bed. PodShare is trying to help make up for the shortage of affordable housing in cities like San Francisco and Los Angeles by renting dormitory-style lodging and providing tenants a co-living experience.
  • Largest earthquake in decades hits Southern California, measuring 6.4 magnitude

    07/04/2019 11:43:06 AM PDT · by Innovative · 197 replies
    LA Times ^ | July 4, 2019 | Harriet Ryan, Rong-Gong Lin II, Julia Wick, Karen Kaplan and Mcdonnell
    A 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck Southern California on Thursday, the largest temblor to hit the region in decades. The 10:33 a.m. quake was centered in the Searles Valley, a remote area of Kern County about 100 miles from Los Angeles.