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November 4, 1988 | VICTOR MERINA, Times Staff Writer
A local taxpayers group, which champions the need for more private industry in public business, released a study Thursday claiming that the city and county of Los Angeles could save more than $740 million annually if they contracted out more government services to private firms. The nine-month study, commissioned by the Los Angeles Taxpayers Assn.
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November 18, 1993
Los Angeles County did not violate state law when officials adopted controversial pension rules that boosted retirement pay, a Superior Court judge said Wednesday in dismissing a taxpayer lawsuit. Judge David A. Workman ruled that the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Assn. and the Los Angeles Taxpayers Assn. had no valid claim against the county, its supervisors or the county Employees Retirement Assn.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 11, 1989
Trash collection in the city of Los Angeles could be done far more cheaply by private haulers than by the current corps of city crews and trucks, a report by the Santa Monica-based Reason Foundation concluded. The study, sponsored by the Los Angeles Taxpayers Assn., said other governmental levels that use private rubbish disposal, including Los Angeles County, are able to provide the service more economically.
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April 30, 1992 | FREDERICK M. MUIR, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two powerful taxpayers groups Wednesday sued Los Angeles County, seeking to repeal controversial pension rules that they maintain were adopted surreptitiously and in violation of state law. "We don't like what (county administrators) did and we don't like the way they did it," said Joel Fox, president of the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Assn., minutes before filing the suit in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 30, 1992 | FREDERICK M. MUIR, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two powerful taxpayers groups Wednesday sued Los Angeles County, seeking to repeal controversial pension rules that they maintain were adopted surreptitiously and in violation of state law. "We don't like what (county administrators) did and we don't like the way they did it," said Joel Fox, president of the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Assn., minutes before filing the suit in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 18, 1993
Los Angeles County did not violate state law when officials adopted controversial pension rules that boosted retirement pay, a Superior Court judge said Wednesday in dismissing a taxpayer lawsuit. Judge David A. Workman ruled that the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Assn. and the Los Angeles Taxpayers Assn. had no valid claim against the county, its supervisors or the county Employees Retirement Assn.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 11, 1989
Trash collection in the city of Los Angeles could be done far more cheaply by private haulers than by the current corps of city crews and trucks, a report by the Santa Monica-based Reason Foundation concluded. The study, sponsored by the Los Angeles Taxpayers Assn., said other governmental levels that use private rubbish disposal, including Los Angeles County, are able to provide the service more economically.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 4, 1988 | VICTOR MERINA, Times Staff Writer
A local taxpayers group, which champions the need for more private industry in public business, released a study Thursday claiming that the city and county of Los Angeles could save more than $740 million annually if they contracted out more government services to private firms. The nine-month study, commissioned by the Los Angeles Taxpayers Assn.
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