Two major bills from Sen. Toni Atkins advance, what the sanctuary state bill means for San Diego, Assemblyman Rocky Chavez opens up for Mental Health Awareness Week and more in our weekly roundup of news from the capital.
San Diego legislators split over an education reform bill, Gov. Jerry Brown’s budget revise includes new money to fund lawyers for immigrants, the battle for head of the Democratic Party and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.
Legislators are taking on California’s NIMBYs, Sempra is spending big in Sacramento, another diaper bill goes down and more in our weekly roundup of news from the capital.
Several bills from San Diego legislators clear a big hurdle, Assemblyman Randy Voepel is fired up about the UC audit and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.
Bond watchdogs are urged to show their teeth, Atkins urges lawmakers to “do something big” on health care and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.
Assemblyman Todd Gloria’s housing bill package includes measures aimed at middle-income housing and homeless youth, San Diego Unified Superintendent Cindy Marten makes her case for more state funding and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.
San Diego’s 5-year-old pension reform measure is legal, a California appellate court ruled this week. Proponents and opponents of the plan agree on one thing: The ruling could have major repercussions throughout the state. They just disagree on whether that’s good or bad. Voters in 2012 approved Proposition B, freezing employees’ pensionable pay for five […]
California increased its gas tax to help repair its crumbling infrastructure, and support for the bill among San Diego’s representatives broke along partisan lines.
Now that Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act are on hold, State Sen. Toni Atkins is treading carefully as she pursues a single-payer health care plan for California.
Encinitas hopes the state can help solve one of its many housing issues, Assemblywoman Shirley Weber takes another shot at reforming teacher tenure, the Washington Post recognizes the joy of being a Californian and more in our weekly roundup of news from Sacramento.