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  • California lawmakers should pass the vaccination bill

    California lawmakers should pass the vaccination bill
    Anti-vaccination parents showed up last week in Sacramento threatening to leave the public schools en masse, and the Senate Education Committee crumbled like a batch of overbaked cookies. Sen. Richard Pan (D-Sacramento), who has written legislation that would mandate vaccines for almost all public school students, was forced to take back his bill for revision.
  • 'Sodomite Suppression Act' is no reason for radical initiative reform

     'Sodomite Suppression Act' is no reason for radical initiative reform
    It is hard to imagine a more revolting ballot measure than the “Sodomite Suppression Act,” which, if approved, would criminalize sodomy and put to death those convicted of it. Its proponent, Huntington Beach lawyer Matt McLaughlin, wants to...

    Take the initiative to read the petitions before you sign

    Take the initiative to read the petitions before you sign
    It's initiative season in California. Time to start circulating those petitions in front of grocery stores in the hopes of passing new laws or taxes (or tax cuts) or rights or special carve-outs for your company in the November 2016 election. And...

    Eights day out, Jerry Brown makes debut fall campaign stop

    Eights day out, Jerry Brown makes debut fall campaign stop
    Jerry Brown has never been one to abide by custom, so it would not have been altogether unusual—for him, at least—to run an entire fall campaign without making a single campaign appearance. But just eight days before a statewide vote he...

    Senate leader says Brown's budget proposal falls short

    Senate leader says Brown's budget proposal falls short
    Senate leader Darrell Steinberg strongly criticized Gov. Jerry Brown's budget proposal on Wednesday, signaling the potential for difficult spending negotiations in the weeks ahead.  The Sacramento Democrat questioned whether healthcare will cost as much...