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Mayors are no match for Maloofs

Mayors vs. the Maloofs – now there’s a spectator sport. The mayor of Virginia Beach, Va., Will Sessoms, said the city must know by today whether the NBA team targeted to anchor a proposed arena has reached an agreement with … Continue reading

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Virginia governor wasn’t fooled by arena hype

The governor of Virginia uttered some common-sense words the other day that could pass for astonishing insight in Sacramento: Economic development proposals must make sound financial sense before you toss millions of dollars into them. Gov. Bob McDonnell drove a stake … Continue reading

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Beware never-say-die arena promoters

For a year, I thought I had gotten rid of the ants that like to invade my kitchen after big rainstorms, thought that last round of poison stakes had eliminated the stubborn colony that had flourished along the driveway. But … Continue reading

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Reports on Kings strain credibility

The Kings are not leaving Sacramento. That’s the clear impression I got from reading Marcos Breton’s Sunday column in the Bee. Breton laments how much time he wasted Thursday trying to dispel rumors racing through the Internet that the Kings … Continue reading

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