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NBC Bay Area
Lawmakers Criticize Low Bar for SGIP Energy SubsidyThe president of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) is under fir
Lawmakers Criticize Low Bar for SGIP Energy Subsidy
NBC Bay Area / Posted 8 days ago
The president of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) is under fire from some state lawmakers for a recent proposal they say doesn’t go far enough to reduce greenhouse gases. Michael Picker introduced new pollution limits last month for... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Assembly backs bill to restrict drones over private propertySACRAMENTO — Despite objections that it could potentially stifle a promising ne
Assembly backs bill to restrict drones over private property
Ventura County Star / Posted 8 days ago
SACRAMENTO — Despite objections that it could potentially stifle a promising new industry, the Assembly on Monday approved a bill that would make drone operators guilty of trespass if their devices fly below 350 feet over private... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
New Bill May Require Community College Students to Report Prior Sex Crimes Before AdmittanceSACRAMENTO — As universities across the country put more effort into their res
New Bill May Require Community College Students to Report Prior Sex Crimes Before Admittance
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 11 days ago
SACRAMENTO — As universities across the country put more effort into their response to sexual violence among students, a bill making its way through the state legislature aims to do the same for California’s community colleges. Assembly Bill 969... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
Community colleges could require sexual assault disclosures SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Senate has approved legislation requ
Community colleges could require sexual assault disclosures
Bakersfield Now / Posted 12 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Senate has approved legislation requiring community college applicants to disclose if they've been previously expelled for sexual assault. Transfer... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Community colleges could require sexual assault disclosuresSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The California Senate has approved legislation requir
Community colleges could require sexual assault disclosures
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The California Senate has approved legislation requiring community college applicants to disclose if they've been previously expelled for sexual assault. Transfer students would also need to share if they were expelled for... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
Community colleges could require sexual assault disclosuresSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The California Senate has approved legislation requir
Community colleges could require sexual assault disclosures
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted 12 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The California Senate has approved legislation requiring community college applicants to disclose if they've been previously expelled for sexual assault. Transfer students would also need to share if they were expelled for... Read more
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Ventura County Star
County's retirement system changes to independent districtSACRAMENTO — The entity that manages Ventura County’s public employee pension f
County's retirement system changes to independent district
Ventura County Star / Posted 13 days ago
SACRAMENTO — The entity that manages Ventura County’s public employee pension fund will become an independent government district under a law signed this week by Gov. Jerry Brown. The bill, AB 1291 by Assemblyman Das Williams, D-Carpinteria, will... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Villaraigosa stops in Oxnard as part of his ‘listening tour'Antonio Villaraigosa is not running for governor. He is not exactly not running
Villaraigosa stops in Oxnard as part of his ‘listening tour'
Ventura County Star / Posted 18 days ago
Antonio Villaraigosa is not running for governor. He is not exactly not running, though. Villaraigosa, the former mayor of Los Angeles, has been on a "listening tour" of California for the past five months. On Friday afternoon, he was in Oxnard,... Read more
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Pacific Coast Business Times
3 months after oil spill, Santa Barbara region recoveringCrowds have returned to Refugio State Beach, which was tainted by an oil spill
3 months after oil spill, Santa Barbara region recovering
Pacific Coast Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
Crowds have returned to Refugio State Beach, which was tainted by an oil spill May 19. Even though Plains All American Pipeline underestimated the extent of the Refugio oil spill, Santa Barbara businesses and residents are feeling less of a sting... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Drilling for AnswersIt’s no secret that California is at least several years into a serious water c
Drilling for Answers
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 27 days ago
It’s no secret that California is at least several years into a serious water crisis. Rising to the challenge of this crisis will require sacrifice on the part of all of our citizens. In particular, our state’s top politicians must have the courage... Read more

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