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2014/04/24 05:58
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Imagine this: A state senator is carrying a package of bills for a major corporation. The same company backs a foundation that plans to give the senator its national legislative achievement award. The...
2014/04/24 05:58
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2014/04/24 05:51
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LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- The California State Senate held an "ethics refresher course" for its members after federal indictments were issued against two senators and a third was convicted. Senate...
2014/04/23 20:27
2014/04/23 20:27
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California lawmakers, bruised by scandal, turn to ethics training SACRAMENTO, California (Reuters) - California lawmakers, their reputation tarnished by fraud and corruption scandals, on Wednesday...
2014/04/10 22:49
2014/04/10 22:49
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SACRAMENTO -- State lawmakers in March were on track to earn their highest approval rating in 14 years. And then, in a flash, state Sen. Leland Yee's arrest on charges of taking bribes and running...
2014/04/10 08:02
2014/04/10 08:02
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The official websites for state Sens. Leland Yee, Ronald Calderon and Roderick Wright have disappeared from the Internet, along with their press releases and statements, photo and video galleries and...
2014/04/06 22:20
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ANALYSIS/OPINION: “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad men.” — Lord Acton In the run-up to the 2006 mid-term elections, crucial to...
2014/04/05 16:39
2014/04/05 16:39
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Ever since San Francisco’s Leland Yee joined his colleagues Ron Calderon of Montebello and Roderick Wright of Los Angeles on the state Senate’s indicted/convicted list and then all three were...
2014/04/05 01:43
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SACRAMENTO, California - A prominent Democratic California state senator and gun-control advocate was indicted by a San Francisco grand jury on charges of corruption and conspiracy to traffic in...
2014/04/03 21:20
2014/04/03 21:20
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No place on the planet is as beautiful and as naturally rich as California. And few places have become as absurd. Currently, three California state senators are either under felony indictment or...
2014/04/03 03:39
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The damage control is to protect themselves and the institution, and they're likely to weather the storm because democrats hold all the cards. Senator Leland Yee was arrested last week and charged...
2014/04/02 14:08
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CARLSBAD - Republican lieutenant governor candidate Ron Nehring will use a speech to members of the California Federation of Republican Women in Carlsbad Wednesday to discuss his proposals to remedy...
2014/04/02 03:34
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Opening Day in Major League Baseball is an unofficial American holiday celebrated 30 times over as each club springs with the eternal hope that comes with a clean slate. It’s like New Year’s Eve with...
2014/04/02 02:42
2014/04/02 02:42
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Well over a century ago, British Lord Acton said that “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” Less remembered is the second part of Acton’s warning: “Great men are almost...
2014/04/02 01:27
2014/04/02 01:27
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Stung by scandals, California Democrats cancel signature fundraiser SACRAMENTO, California (Reuters) - Stung by a string of corruption charges against state lawmakers, California Democrats on Tuesday...
2014/04/01 21:23
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SACRAMENTO -- FBI agents on Tuesday searched a legislative office belonging to state Sen. Leland Yee, a San Francisco Democrat who was arrested and charged last week as part of a wider federal...
2014/03/31 19:33
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Former Pacific Hospital owner Michael Drobot today pleaded “not guilty” to charges related to his admitted role in what authorities have called the largest medical fraud case in state history — though...
2014/03/31 01:20
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A flood of corruption scandals involving state and local Democratic Party lawmakers is threatening to muddy the party’s image as it enters what was already a tough election cycle. In a week Democrats...
2014/03/29 15:33
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Tracey Petersen, MML News Reporter Sacramento, CA -- Governor Jerry Brown says the three Democrat Senators facing criminal charges should resign to "restore public confidence". Brown made this...
2014/03/28 23:20
2014/03/28 23:20
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Melowese Richardson is the poster girl for vote fraud. The Ohio poll worker was sentenced last July to five years in prison after being convicted of voting twice in the 2012 election and voting three...
2014/03/28 22:33
2014/03/28 22:33
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- The state Senate voted 28-1 on Friday to suspend three members who face criminal charges: Sens. Ron Calderon, Roderick Wright and Leland Yee. One senator was present but did...
2014/04/24 05:58
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