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2014/10/26 00:58
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Crime – or the fear of crime – dominated California’s politics for a quarter-century. Proposition 47, which would reduce punishment for some crimes, tests whether that era has passed. During its...
2014/10/26 00:58
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2014/10/25 03:44
2014/10/25 03:44
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MISSION VALLEY — Neel Kashkari, the Republican nominee for governor against incumbent Democrat Jerry Brown, focused on his plans to revamp education and job creation during a Friday evening campaign...
2014/10/24 17:19
2014/10/24 17:19
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Gov. Jerry Brown and his wife, Anne Gust Brown, thank supporters for their work on his temporary tax hike initiative, Proposition 30, during an election night party in Sacramento on Nov. 6, 2012....
2014/10/24 16:43
2014/10/24 16:43
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With Election Day less than two weeks away, a once-popular ballot measure that would allow the state's insurance commissioner to reject rate hikes proposed by health insurers appears to be headed...
2014/10/24 16:32
2014/10/24 16:32
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State politics is a funny business, with its own rhythms and ways of doing things. One of the more ironic realities of this strange little world is that at the precise moment when everyone is...
2014/10/23 22:44
2014/10/23 22:44
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SAN DIEGO — With voter turnout at abysmal levels — just 27 percent in the June primary — San Diego’s Center on Policy Initiatives that focus on social and economic issues affecting poor and moderate...
2014/10/23 17:58
2014/10/23 17:58
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Gov. Jerry Brown has finally dipped into his campaign war chest, not for his own re-election but for a pair of ballot measures he is supporting, his campaign reported Thursday. Nearly all of the $3.4...
2014/10/23 14:56
2014/10/23 14:56
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Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. PRISON SEGREGATION State corrections officials to end policy of segregating...
2014/10/23 04:53
2014/10/23 04:53
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In the final days of a battle over Proposition 45, California's insurance commissioner criticized Anthem Blue Cross for an "excessive" rate increase affecting 120,000 people with small-business health...
2014/10/21 19:15
2014/10/21 19:15
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Lawmakers of both parties and Gov. Jerry Brown compromised last May to send Proposition 2 to voters. It's a result of years of negotiations about how to address California's volatile budgeting...
2014/10/20 18:22
2014/10/20 18:22
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STANFORD -- Gov. Jerry Brown pitched his plan Monday for a water bond and a rainy-day fund at a Stanford University water conference, two policy measures that are the cornerstone of his record fourth...
2014/10/19 02:19
2014/10/19 02:19
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In this Jan. 3, 2011, file photo, Jerry Brown is sworn in as the 39th governor of California. An unprecedented fourth term seems likely, but Brown could make a real mark in water and high-speed-rail...
2014/10/17 20:06
2014/10/17 20:06
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California voters are being asked to lighten criminal penalties for low-level drug possession and nonviolent thefts such as shoplifting, to help ease crowding in the state’s prisons. Proposition 47,...
2014/10/17 13:58
2014/10/17 13:58
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Newly installed state Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León gave well-funded well-wishers plenty of opportunities to welcome him to legislative leadership this week, and Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins,...
2014/10/16 18:58
2014/10/16 18:58
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California continues to have – by far – the nation’s highest level of poverty under an alternative method devised by the Census Bureau that takes into account both broader measures of income and the...
2014/10/14 13:58
2014/10/14 13:58
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Kevin de León won’t take over as the new state Senate President Pro Tem for one more day, but he’s already celebrating in style. The California Democratic Party is hosting a major fundraiser tonight...
2014/10/13 17:58
2014/10/13 17:58
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On Saturday, City Councilman Jay Schenirer and Mayor Kevin Johnson will officially reopen the playground and other portions of McClatchy Park after a $2.8 million renovation. The improvements, funded...
2014/10/13 13:03
2014/10/13 13:03
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SUNNYVALE -- Mario Garcia came to Damaris Antonio's tiny apartment bearing gifts most families in Silicon Valley have come to take for granted: a personal computer, Internet service and a secret...
2014/10/11 08:02
2014/10/11 08:02
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Conventional wisdom says the nation’s future hangs in the balance of the midterm elections. But voters are more discouraged than energized. Voter turnout likely will be low, as it usually is for...
2014/10/11 06:49
2014/10/11 06:49
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Practically everyone expects California Attorney General Kamala Harris to win re-election handily in November. The Democrat won 53 percent of the vote in a crowded June primary. A rising star expected...
2014/10/26 00:58
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