RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Finance

A collection of news and information related to Finance published by this site and its partners.

Top Finance Articles

Displaying items 73-84
  • Schiff proposes constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United decision

    Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) has introduced a constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United, the landmark Supreme Court decision that lifted the ban on direct corporate and union political spending, giving rise to the so-called “super PACs.&...
  • GWP audit reveals issues at storage warehouse

    Glendale Water & Power's storage warehouse hasmore than $1 million in tools that haven't been used in four years, according to a recent audit that also found several issues with security and how products are tracked and stored. When Public Works...
  • Glendale tries to maintain its economic balance

    As Glendale emerges from a difficult period of economic struggle as a leaner, stronger organization, officials warn there is still more to do to combat ongoing structural imbalances. Although Glendale is likely to end the fiscal year with a $300,000...
  • Low interest rates take their toll on Glendale's investment portfolio

    Halfway into the fiscal year and things look grim for gains in Glendale’s investment portfolio. “Where I thought that the bottom was last year, let’s just say that these certainly are challenging times,” said City Treasurer Ron...
  • Op-Ed: Letter on Measure B had the facts wrong

    As city manager, I am precluded from advocating for or against a ballot measure. Yet as city manager it is incumbent upon me to help ensure the public has reliable and factual information in voting on such measures. In the case of Measure B, the...
  • Measure B would mean higher rates

    The resolution for Measure B is ambiguous and disingenuous. It's not about amending the city charter to update accounting provisions to eliminate obsolete funds, or to reflect general accounting principles, or to clarify existing language regarding fund...
  • Ron Kaye: Glendale seeks straight story

    Twenty months after Gov. Jerry Brown and the state Legislature abolished community redevelopment agencies statewide, local officials have gone through all the stages of grief — from horror to anger to confusion. Now they have reached the point...
  • Sen Liu in vital spot to help guide education legislation

    State Sen. Carol Liu (D-La CaƱada Flintridge) has been named to three important education-related committees on Capitol Hill, putting her in a prime position as she prepares to guide legislation down winding paths where allies are needed at every curve....
  • Councilman Rafi Manoukian hopes to help quash Measure A

    Rather than raising money for his own campaign for city treasurer, Councilman Rafi Manoukian plans to set up a fundraising committee to battle a ballot measure that could prevent him from taking the job. While Manoukian is running unopposed for...
  • Professional treasurer needed

    Should voters continue to elect the city treasurer? Or should we let Glendale's city manager appoint the treasurer, who would then serve at will? The question will be on the ballot as “Measure A” in the upcoming election April 2. A “yes&...
  • 'No' on Measure B retains charter protection

    Our charter authorizes money transfers to the general reserve fund from the GWP surplus fund, using surplus monies leftover after all GWP needs and obligations are met. In conflict with the charter, Glendale annually transfers $21 million even without a...
  • Early water board election results lean toward incumbents

    It appears the three incumbents on the Crescent Valley Water District board may retain their seats, according to early election results Tuesday night. With two out of seven precincts reporting, James Bodnar had received 512 votes, or about 32% of the...