It’s deadline day for new bills, the Legislature starts to reflect changing attitudes on gender, water problems stretch north and south and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.
Revisiting ComCal, Secretary of State Alex Padilla on his three-pronged anti-Trump strategy, Sen. Joel Anderson defends his human trafficking bill and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.
California’s stormwater system is a mess – but it doesn’t have to be.
San Diego lawmakers unveil bills to ease bureaucracy for transgendered residents, make voting by mail easier and help hungry college students. Plus: The California vs. Trump fight goes from rhetorical to real.
San Diego County has a long list of what it wants (and doesn’t want) from the state, California loses two greats and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.
Republicans react to Gov. Jerry Brown’s budget, Assemblywoman Shirley Weber is California’s best spokesperson, pot trademarks emerge as a new legal frontier and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.
Across California, there could be thousands or even tens of thousands of businesses dodging environmental rules and sending pollution into the state’s waters. Though an entire regulatory system exists to police businesses and keep water safe for residents and wildlife, the state doesn’t know how many unpermitted businesses are out there, or how much damage they’re doing.
Lawmakers take on Trump, Marty Block lands a new gig, the Legislature has a big gender gap and more in our weekly roundup of news from the California capitol.
Another entry in the new, neverending war between Donald Trump and California, staff comings and goings, unpacking the propositions and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.
I’m not kidding you, Brian Jones is leaving the Legislature. When I first started writing the Sacramento Report, I did a whirlwind cram session on San Diego’s state legislators and eventually came across Jones’ “Are You Kidding Me?” video series, in which he expresses outrage on everything from realignment to drought policies. They’re like a wonkier (and […]