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The Sacramento Bee
Data Tracker: California lawmakers – even senators – took campaign cash at session’s hectic finishCalifornia’s campaign finance disclosure calendar means the public only now is
Data Tracker: California lawmakers – even senators – took campaign cash at session’s hectic finish
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
California’s campaign finance disclosure calendar means the public only now is getting a look at elected officials’ fundraising and spending during the second half of 2015. That includes the hectic final weeks of last year’s session, a key time on... Read more
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Orange County Register
Correa's proclaimed 'dominance' negligibleAfter county Democrats voted for who the state party should endorse, Lou Correa
Correa's proclaimed 'dominance' negligible
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
After county Democrats voted for who the state party should endorse, Lou Correa’s congressional campaign touted the outcome as evidence of his “continued dominance in the race” to replace outgoing Rep. Loretta Sanchez, D-Santa Ana. In fact, the... Read more
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The Signal
Cameron Smyth: Busy election season on all levelsWell, so far the 2016 political season is living up to the hype. Let’s just hop
Cameron Smyth: Busy election season on all levels
The Signal / Posted 5 days ago
Well, so far the 2016 political season is living up to the hype. Let’s just hope the Super Bowl does the same! The Iowa caucus delivered on both sides with the Democrat and Republican front-runners each ending up as the losers of the night. Trump’s... Read more
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Orange County Register
O.C. candidates step up fundraising in major state racesCandidates in Orange County’s most competitive races for state Senate and Assem
O.C. candidates step up fundraising in major state races
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
Candidates in Orange County’s most competitive races for state Senate and Assembly seats raised hundreds of thousands of dollars last year, according to campaign finance reports filed with the California Secretary of State’s Office. Candidates had a... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
State Senate bill would keep gas from going into and out of facility near Porter RanchThe California state Senate unanimously approved urgency legislation today to e
State Senate bill would keep gas from going into and out of facility near Porter Ranch
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
The California state Senate unanimously approved urgency legislation today to enact a moratorium on new gas injections at Southern California Gas Co.’s Aliso Canyon storage facility near Porter Ranch and prohibit production from older wells until... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Palcohol meets resistancePalcohol. The buddy you lean on when you’ve had a few too many drinks? It’s po
Palcohol meets resistance
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
Palcohol. The buddy you lean on when you’ve had a few too many drinks? It’s powdered alcohol, and the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau-approved substance is poised to enter the mainstream marketplace. But a bill proposed by Assemblywoman... Read more
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Deseret News
California gun-seizure backlog remains despite $24 millionSACRAMENTO, Calif. — An additional $24 million that was supposed to end the bac
California gun-seizure backlog remains despite $24 million
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — An additional $24 million that was supposed to end the backlog in a unique California firearms seizure program has reduced the waitlist only about 40 percent, according to a report released Monday. That leaves a backlog of... Read more
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The Signal
California gun-seizure backlog remains despite $24 millionSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — An additional $24 million that was supposed to end th
California gun-seizure backlog remains despite $24 million
The Signal / Posted 14 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — An additional $24 million that was supposed to end the backlog in a unique California firearms seizure program has reduced the waitlist only about 40 percent, according to a report released Monday. That leaves a backlog of... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
California gun-seizure backlog remains despite $24 millionSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — An additional $24 million that was supposed to end th
California gun-seizure backlog remains despite $24 million
The Record Searchlight / Posted 14 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — An additional $24 million that was supposed to end the backlog in a unique California firearms seizure program has reduced the waitlist only about 40 percent, according to a report released Monday. That leaves a backlog of... Read more
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Orange County Register
Some pivotal legislative races in O.C. this yearOrange County figures to reprise as an epicenter of political change and opport
Some pivotal legislative races in O.C. this year
Orange County Register / Posted 15 days ago
Orange County figures to reprise as an epicenter of political change and opportunity in California. As Register columnist Martin Wisckol wrote, the county will “again be key to determining whether Democrats wind up with a two-thirds supermajority” in... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Tax fight over roads could dominate California LegislatureSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - In his otherwise low-key State of the State address,
Tax fight over roads could dominate California Legislature
Ventura County Star / Posted 17 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - In his otherwise low-key State of the State address, Gov. Jerry Brown saved his most impassioned plea for transportation issues, telling lawmakers they're going to have to "bite the bullet and enact new fees and taxes" to... Read more
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Orange County Register
Tax fight over roads could dominate legislatureSACRAMENTO – In his otherwise low-key State of the State address, Gov. Jerry Br
Tax fight over roads could dominate legislature
Orange County Register / Posted 17 days ago
SACRAMENTO – In his otherwise low-key State of the State address, Gov. Jerry Brown saved his most impassioned plea for transportation issues, telling lawmakers they’re going to have to “bite the bullet and enact new fees and taxes” to pay for repairs... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Points and responses from California governor's address AP News | 01/21/16 05:55 pm SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Gov. Jerry Brown reit
Points and responses from California governor's address
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 18 days ago
AP News | 01/21/16 05:55 pm SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Gov. Jerry Brown reiterated some of his policy priorities in his State of the State address to the California Legislature Thursday. Here... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Points and responses from California governor's addressSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown reiterated some of his policy priori
Points and responses from California governor's address
The Record Searchlight / Posted 18 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown reiterated some of his policy priorities in his State of the State address to the California Legislature Thursday. Here are some of Brown's points on the major issues, and responses from lawmakers who... Read more
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Orange County Register
Recreational pot could raise $1 billion in taxesIf California voters give the thumbs up in November to legalizing recreational
Recreational pot could raise $1 billion in taxes
Orange County Register / Posted 25 days ago
If California voters give the thumbs up in November to legalizing recreational marijuana, it could bring in as much as $1 billion annually in taxes for state and local governments – and reduce law enforcement costs by tens of millions more. That’s... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Methane Leak In L.A. Prompts Scrutiny Of Gas Wells, StorageThe blown out natural gas well in a Los Angeles County storage field has been p
Methane Leak In L.A. Prompts Scrutiny Of Gas Wells, Storage
KPBS San Diego / Posted 28 days ago
The blown out natural gas well in a Los Angeles County storage field has been pouring methane into the air for 2½ months now. That flow rate has been diminishing as pressure underground declines, something Southern California Gas has been at pains to... Read more
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