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Millions in gas tax funds for San Diego area roads sit unspent

Millions in gas tax funds for San Diego area roads sit unspent

A key part of the state’s 2017 gas tax increase aimed at fixing local roads has generated more than $125 million for the San Diego region, but most of the money remains unspent. Records obtained by inewsource show only about $50 million of the gas tax money from the Local Streets and Roads program had been spent through the middle ... Read More »

School trustee asked to be paid for missed board meeting. He was dining with Gavin Newsom.

School trustee asked to be paid for missed board meeting. He was dining with Gavin Newsom.

A Sweetwater Union High School District trustee who asked to be compensated for a board meeting he missed because of a “hardship” was actually in Sacramento lobbying on behalf of his labor union and having dinner with Democratic governor candidate Gavin Newsom. Superintendent Karen Janney recommended the board pay trustee Nicholas Segura the $413.50 he would have received for attending ... Read More »