ERIC LINDER: California must kick off a season of road repairs and construction

By ERIC LINDER | Press-Enterprise September 15, 2015 at 7:08 pm This time of year is marked by kickoffs for millions of Inland Empire families. In my family, we kicked off our kids’ return to school last week. And this past weekend, I pulled up a couch Sunday to enjoy the kickoff of the new NFL season. [...]

By |2019-03-11T03:49:09+00:00September 15th, 2015|Op-Ed|Comments Off on ERIC LINDER: California must kick off a season of road repairs and construction

State Budget Shortchanges Higher Education

In our Inland Empire region, we have an important consensus to make funding and investment in UC Riverside a top budget priority in Sacramento. As you can expect, this is an ongoing fight. And with so many demands on our limited state resources, it is a difficult one as well. But the fight is worth [...]

By |2019-03-07T18:22:10+00:00August 22nd, 2014|Op-Ed|Comments Off on State Budget Shortchanges Higher Education

Surplus should not spur state spending binge

By ERIC LINDER | Press-Enterprise January 13, 2014 at 7:29 pm New Year’s Day always brings new hope and earnest resolutions. Maybe that’s why the first week of January seems the most crowded time of the year — at every local gym! The state Legislature feels the same sense of excitement, only it’s not a newfound commitment [...]

By |2019-03-11T03:42:57+00:00January 13th, 2014|Op-Ed|Comments Off on Surplus should not spur state spending binge

Push Legislature to support basic public safety fixes

By ERIC LINDER | Press-Enterprise April 16, 2013 at 7:59 pm Among the literally thousands of people I met and spoke with throughout my campaign for state Assembly last year, I was asked one question more often than any other. And it wasn’t, “Why are you running?” It was, “Will you do in Sacramento what you promise [...]

By |2019-03-11T03:51:11+00:00April 16th, 2013|Op-Ed|Comments Off on Push Legislature to support basic public safety fixes