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2014/08/30 06:22
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SACRAMENTO -- Lawmakers approved a package of bills Friday designed to regulate the pumping of groundwater for the first time in California history. The legislation -- which reflects the most...
2014/08/30 06:22
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2014/08/29 05:57
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A bill that seeks to make the accreditation system for California's 112 community colleges more transparent landed on the desk of Gov. Jerry Brown this week after receiving unanimous support from the...
2014/08/27 13:58
2014/08/27 13:58
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It’s a legislative tradition for last-minute policy proposals to crop up in the final weeks of session through the gut-and-amend process, but so far the bills that have emerged are more curious than...
2014/08/26 19:01
2014/08/26 19:01
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Did the soda industry buy a prominent progressive political endorsement? Sunday's San Francisco Chronicle raised the question in a story by Heather Knight, who goes on to air a number of rumors...
2014/08/26 02:58
2014/08/26 02:58
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California Attorney General Kamala Harris and attorney Douglas Emhoff were married Friday at the courthouse in Santa Barbara, her office said. The attorney general’s sister, Maya Harris,...
2014/08/23 08:05
2014/08/23 08:05
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Anyone who has sat through prickly Thanksgiving dinner conversations with a stream of uncles, cousins, girlfriends and fiances chiming in already knows family is complicated. There are stepparents,...
2014/08/22 01:05
2014/08/22 01:05
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SACRAMENTO — Seeking to act before the Legislature adjourns next week, Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative leaders announced Thursday they will try to push through urgency measures to ensure children who...
2014/08/21 22:56
2014/08/21 22:56
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California lawmakers are sending legislation to Gov. Jerry Brown to force greater disclosure in political campaigns. The Assembly on Thursday passed two bills aimed at...
2014/08/21 00:05
2014/08/21 00:05
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SACRAMENTO — Seeking to change California's laws to adapt to the realities of modern families, lawmakers on Wednesday sent to Gov. Jerry Brown bills that deal with issues such as surrogate parenthood,...
2014/08/20 04:57
2014/08/20 04:57
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Nearly a year after a series of protests outside a Polk Gulch apartment complex, Gum Gee Lee, an elderly San Francisco woman who had faced eviction along with her husband and disabled daughter, stood...
2014/08/19 04:18
2014/08/19 04:18
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Success has many fathers, the saying goes, but failure is an orphan. Plenty of people are responsible for the collapse of a potentially landmark bill enacting the first statewide rules for medical...
2014/08/19 01:18
2014/08/19 01:18
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Questionable campaign practices at the state and local level prompted state lawmakers to approve three reform bills Monday, including one adopted after a lobbyist was fined for...
2014/08/19 01:06
2014/08/19 01:06
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A national debate over the Washington Redskins' name spilled into the California Legislature on Monday, leading to a testy exchange between two lawmakers. A resolution urging a...
2014/08/16 07:58
2014/08/16 07:58
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Success has many fathers, the saying goes, but failure is an orphan. Plenty of people are responsible for the collapse of a potentially landmark bill enacting the first statewide rules for medical...
2014/08/15 20:57
2014/08/15 20:57
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Historic efforts to regulate medical marijuana through the legislature died yesterday when the Assembly Appropriations Committee held onto Senate Bill 1262 as the deadline for it to pass...
2014/08/15 01:17
2014/08/15 01:17
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... of whether AB 1576 became law this year, condom use already is—and has been—the law in California under existing Cal/OSHA authority. The porn industry has simply chosen to ignore these...
2014/08/14 02:24
2014/08/14 02:24
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The tears and cheers flowed as the glitterati of San Francisco progressive politics gathered for a joyous celebration of those who've made a difference. It not only highlighted personal and...
2014/08/13 05:01
2014/08/13 05:01
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Benito Santiago, 63, was born and raised in San Francisco. But now that he's received an eviction notice from the apartment he's lived in since 1977, he isn't sure what the future holds. "This is...
2014/08/13 01:01
2014/08/13 01:01
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In a city dominated by Democrats, the endorsements of the San Francisco Democratic Party carry a lot of weight. Its slate card mailer, showing candidates’ headshots and the party’s positions on local...
2014/08/04 02:57
2014/08/04 02:57
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SACRAMENTO -- When lawmakers return to work Monday after their summer break, the final frenzied weeks of the legislative session will begin with fierce debate on some of the year's most contentious...
2014/08/30 06:22
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