Budgeting that meets the need, not the greed

By Dan Pressburg Although many people have called for a “zero-base budget” where everything is looked at and everything is accounted for based on the need and benefit, our city plods along with the traditional budget where revenues do not seem to arrive as forecasted and cuts are never deep enough to reform government in…

The Campaign Trail

Democratic Congressional candidate Peter Mathews received the endorsement of The Gardena Valley Democratic Club last week at the organization’s candidates endorsement meeting. Dan Pressburg, candidate for Long Beach’s 9th District City Council, announced last weekend that he is withdrawing from the race because of health problems. The following is the statement he released: