Morning News Bits

These are the stories we’re following today:

Voice of OC — Councilwoman Pressured City Hall on Behalf of Her Firm

Anaheim Councilwoman Kris Murray this year pressed city officials to approve an event permit for her company, Willdan Group, after it appeared the city would not issue the permit in time for a company barbeque, according to emails obtained by Voice of OC. Read more.

OC Register — OC vs. state: Schools caught in middle

Orange County supervisors and the state Department of Finance are reaching for the same gun as they prepare to duel over $73.5 million. Read more.

Voice of OC — Supervisors Revoke Executive Raises

The Orange County Board of Supervisors rescinded a series of controversial discretionary raises for the county’s top executives Tuesday, refusing CEO Tom Mauk’s request for more time to study the issue. Read more.