And he claimed Dunne later bankrolled
Haughey's lavish lifestyle because of his life-saving intervention.
Instead, he has taken on an enormous staff of his own, while approving unaffordable pay raises for members of all the city unions that have bankrolled
SAN FRANCISCO - Venture capitalists curtailed their investments in the third quarter, suggesting the financiers who bankrolled
the dot-com boom are taking a more sober approach to the revived interest in high-tech startups.
General Growth bankrolled
the petition drive that began in late April, shortly after the City Council approved zoning ordinances for the center in downtown Glendale adjacent to the Galleria.
The suit was filed just as volunteers and paid workers - bankrolled
by General Growth - are trying to collect 8,100 signatures to force a public vote on the project.
by the public-employee unions that profit when taxes go up and government gets bigger, Proposition 56 would lower the legislative threshold for approving a budget and raising taxes from a two-thirds vote in both houses to a mere 55 percent vote.
Both Edelston and Soteras, who has bankrolled
most of his campaign, said one of their first priorities if elected would be to create an education commission that would help coordinate resources between the city and the Las Virgenes Unified School District, including sharing facilities.
Darrell Issa, R-Vista, who bankrolled
the recall drive.
Issa, a San Diego Republican, bankrolled
the recall petition drive, but dropped out of the governor's race after Schwarzenegger jumped in.
He can start by slamming the door on the special interests that bankrolled
his campaign, demanding a real city growth plan and fighting for more equitable police deployment.
Rios-Parra's campaign was bankrolled
by the Coalition for Kids, former Mayor Richard Riordan's education reform group which wrested control of the school board from the unions four years ago.
School board president Caprice Young, a coalition-backed candidate, lost badly in the San Fernando Valley to retired teacher Jon Lauritzen, who was bankrolled
by United Teachers Los Angeles.
The measure's backer, Citizens for Responsible Growth, which is mostly bankrolled
by three businesses, said the new group is nothing more than a front for Home Depot and developer Selleck Development Group.