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The Sacramento Bee
Jerry Brown’s bucket list doesn’t include vital reform of taxesmotivated to try it himself. As Brown dithers, other political figures are at
Jerry Brown’s bucket list doesn’t include vital reform of taxes
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
motivated to try it himself. As Brown dithers, other political figures are at least trying to generate conversation. Bob Hertzberg, a former Assembly speaker who returned as a senator in 2014, is trying to get it going, and was joined... Read more
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examiner.com
Senator calls for Metro plan to include the state’s largest Cal State campusbillion for a transportation plan but didn’t include the largest college campus
Senator calls for Metro plan to include the state’s largest Cal State campus
examiner.com / Posted 13 days ago
billion for a transportation plan but didn’t include the largest college campus in your area? That’s what state senator Bob Hertzberg, D-Van Nuys, is concerned about in the San Fernando Valley. He issued a call for the Los Angeles County Metro... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Betty Yee begins worthy effort to fix antiquated tax systemgathering the electronic version of dust, like so many other reports that urged
Betty Yee begins worthy effort to fix antiquated tax system
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 17 days ago
gathering the electronic version of dust, like so many other reports that urged tax reform. It shouldn’t. Like Yee, Sen. Bob Hertzberg, a Los Angeles Democrat, who is working on a parallel track, notes that the economy is less based on... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Metro seeks permanent transit tax for LA County to raise billions to fix gridlocktransportation plan that does not provide for students, faculty and staff at CS
Metro seeks permanent transit tax for LA County to raise billions to fix gridlock
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 20 days ago
transportation plan that does not provide for students, faculty and staff at CSUN is malpractice,” said state Sen. Bob Hertzberg, D-Van Nuys, after the meeting. “To ask the voters of the San Fernando Valley to pay taxes (for a measure) that... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Seven messages California voters still have time to sendSacramento’s Measure Y, which would tax marijuana cultivation to fund children’
Seven messages California voters still have time to send
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 27 days ago
Sacramento’s Measure Y, which would tax marijuana cultivation to fund children’s programs.) Some officials, including Sen. Bob Hertzberg and Controller Betty Yee, are working on reform proposals. We think taxes should be broadened and applied... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Drug crime sentence reduction passes California Senate on second trywaiving responsibility for their prior actions. Four more lawmakers voted for
Drug crime sentence reduction passes California Senate on second try
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 28 days ago
waiving responsibility for their prior actions. Four more lawmakers voted for sB 966 than the first time, including Sen. Bob Hertzberg, D-Los Angeles, who said the changes addressed some of his original concerns about maintaining sentencing... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California lawmaker carrying anti-ransomware bill hit by cyberattackOn Tuesday, Sen. Bob Hertzberg, D-Los Angeles, carried a bill through the Calif
California lawmaker carrying anti-ransomware bill hit by cyberattack
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 28 days ago
On Tuesday, Sen. Bob Hertzberg, D-Los Angeles, carried a bill through the California Senate making it a crime to infect someone’s computer with ransomware. On Thursday, his staff arrived at the office to find all of their shared files... Read more
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Island Packet
California Senate backs state-park smoking banoutlaw "ransomware" hacking attacks and allow prosecutors to charge perpetrator
California Senate backs state-park smoking ban
Island Packet / Posted 30 days ago
outlaw "ransomware" hacking attacks and allow prosecutors to charge perpetrators with extortion. SB1137 by Democratic Sen. Bob Hertzberg of Van Nuys responds to a rapid rise in cases of hackers who block access to a user's electronic data and... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Senate votes to criminalize ransomware attacksoutlaw "ransomware" hacking attacks and allow prosecutors to charge perpetrator
Senate votes to criminalize ransomware attacks
The Record Searchlight / Posted 30 days ago
outlaw "ransomware" hacking attacks and allow prosecutors to charge perpetrators with extortion. SB1137 by Democratic Sen. Bob Hertzberg of Van Nuys responds to a rapid rise in cases of hackers who block access to a user's electronic data and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California’s tax system is in need of reformoffice overhauling the tax system. That would be fitting; he was, after all, go
California’s tax system is in need of reform
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 1 months ago
office overhauling the tax system. That would be fitting; he was, after all, governor when Proposition 13 became law. Sen. Bob Hertzberg, a Los Angeles Democrat, also is looking to improve the tax system, as is Controller Betty Yee, to their... Read more

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