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5/27/2014 11:37 AM | Ken Vincent | KVCR |

Our regular Tuesday contributor, Inland Empire Economic Partnership Chief Economist John Husing, outlines the arguments for and against raising the minimum wage.  And Dr. Husing tells where he stands on the minimum wage issue.

5/27/2014 11:35 AM | Matt Guilhem | KVCR |

A two-and-a-half-million square foot logistics facility known as The Gateway Project is on the fast track for development in the Pass community of Cherry Valley, near Beaumont.  The Beaumont City Council and many area residents have come out against the project.  The property was supposed to be a housing development, but now it'll likely be rezoned industrial to accommodate the developer's new plans for the property. And even with the proposed change in land use, the warehouse project retains it's special "fast track" designation.  KVCR's Matt Guilhem explains Riverside County's "fast track" development policy.

5/21/2014 3:59 PM | | KVCR |

Inland Empire Economist John Husing continues his analysis of the latest job creation statistics, saying that the U.S. and the State of California are practically back at pre-recession levels, but the IE still lags behind in job creation.

5/19/2014 9:49 AM | Ken Vincent | KVCR |

Beaumont-area residents have organized to urge the Riverside County Board of Supervisors to reject a massive warehouse project proposed on land that's zoned for homes.  The Supervisor who represents the area, Marion Ashley, is up for re-election this year and doesn't want to talk about the issue.  Ashley has, however, taken thousands of dollars in campaign contributions from the proposed project's developer.  KVCR's Matt Guilhem reports.

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