New arguments emerge against AB 805, the governor signs two new bills from local lawmakers, San Diego County spent more than half a million dollars lobbying so far this year and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.
In recent weeks, a few new arguments have popped up from opponents of AB 805, a state measure written by Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher that would overhaul the scandal-plagued San Diego Association of Governments.
The debate over what constitutes a “violent crime” continues, Gov. Jerry Brown signs two bills from local lawmakers and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.
Mark Kersey eyes a 2018 Senate race against Brian Jones, San Diego is set to receive anti-poverty funds, San Diego Republican Party chair wants GOP Assembly leader to step down and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.
Assemblyman Rocky Chavez crosses the aisle on cap-and-trade, how Jerry Brown outlasted the haters and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.
AB 805 would create new opportunities for taxpayer protection and the relatively poorly funded North County Transit District.
The biggest downfall of AB 805 is its failure to address the root causes of last November’s mishap.
The single-payer health care mess keeps getting messier, state officials are brainstorming ways for pot business owners to bank safely and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.
Sen. Toni Atkins’ bill to fund construction of affordable housing, one of her signature efforts as a state legislator, cleared a big hurdle this week when it passed the state Senate on Thursday. SB 2 would impose a $75 fee on certain real estate documents. Because the bill imposes a new fee, it had a […]
Board leadership at SANDAG has said it’s ready to put up a 2018 ballot measure that could give voters a say over Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher’s attempt to reform the agency.