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Stories for November 9, 2005

Declining education linked to lower income

Nov. 9, 2005
By Beth Ford Roth and KPBS Public Broadcasting

Fewer and fewer Californians will have high school diplomas and college degrees in the coming years, and they'll be making less money. That's according to a new report by the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education. KPBS reporter Beth Ford Roth has the story.

Discount drug props defeated

Nov. 9, 2005
By Kenny Goldberg and KPBS Public Broadcasting

California voters soundly rejected two ballot measures yesterday aimed at providing prescription drug discounts to low-income residents. KPBS Reporter Kenny Goldberg has more.

Frye concedes to Sanders

Nov. 9, 2005
By Alison St John and KPBS Public Broadcasting

San Diego city councilwoman Donna Frye finally conceded the race to Jerry Sanders at 11pm last night , after trailing him by several points all night. KPBS Reporter Alison St John has more.

Sanders elected mayor

Nov. 9, 2005
By Amy Isackson and KPBS Public Broadcasting

City of San Diego voters elected Jerry Sanders mayor last night. Sanders beat out opponent Donna Frye with 54 percent of the vote to Frye's 46 percent. KPBS reporter Amy Isackson has the story.

Ex-councilmen Inzunza, Zucchet want verdict overturned

Nov. 9, 2005
By Amita Sharma and KPBS Public Broadcasting

Lawyers for convicted ex-San Diego City Councilmen told a judge Wednesday that a jury got it wrong when it found the politicians guilty of public corruption in July. The defense is asking the judge to overturn the verdicts or grant a new trial. The judge is expected to rule today. KPBS reporter Amita Sharma has more

Jerry Sanders Wins the Race for Mayor

Nov. 9, 2005
By None and KPBS Public Broadcasting

Former police chief Jerry Sanders is elected Mayor of San Diego Tuesday by winning with a 10 percent margin over Donna Frye.