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California State Legislature

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  • More than 100 bills fail to clear key Assembly fiscal committee

    More than 100 bills were sidelined in an Assembly panel Friday, including a series of tax credit proposals and a measure to provide special driver's license designations for veterans. There were 368 bills considered by the Assembly appropriations...
  • John Krasinski debuts baby Hazel, urges 'no kids' photo policy

    John Krasinski debuts baby Hazel, urges 'no kids' photo policy
    Meet Hazel, John Krasinski and Emily Blunt's baby girl, who has made her official social-media debut four months after being born. The 34-year-old "The Office" star featured Hazel on his Twitter account to make a point about baby pictures in the media....
  • NBCUniversal participates in Comcast Cares service day

    In what is billed as one of the nation's largest corporate-sponsored community service days, Comcast executives participated in improvement projects across the country -- including at an elementary school near Universal Studios in Los Angeles. On...
  • Local Republicans meet candidates in state primary

    The political pizza party held April 24 by the Republican Club of the Foothills drew almost 100 people, according to the group. The dinner event, held at the La CaƱada Thursday Club, spotlighted 10 candidates in the June 3 primary election. Included were...
  • Former WGA Prez Patric Verrone's Senate Campaign Raises Less, Spends Less Than Rivals

    Former Writers Guild of America West president Patric M. Verrone has raised nearly $44,753 for his campaign for the California State Senate and spent $12,052 -- far smaller amounts than his rivals. Verrone announced earlier this month that he was seeking...
  • 'Shrimp Boy' tried to hang with San Francisco politicians

    'Shrimp Boy' tried to hang with San Francisco politicians
    SACRAMENTO -- There’s no shortage of offbeat characters in San Francisco who are drawn to City Hall. Willie Brown was harassed by an Elvis impersonator. Gavin Newsom was stalked by a man wearing purple latex gloves. Democratic strategist Nathan...
  • Former WGA West President Patric Verrone to Run for State Senate

    Former Writers Guild of America West president Patric M. Verrone, the leader of the WGA's raucous 2007-08 strike, is seeking a seat in the California State Senate. Verrone is one of six Democratic candidates who have filed to succeed Democrat State...
  • Community & Clubs: Kudos to the class of 2014

    On Friday, the community came together at the sixth annual Daily Pilot Community & Clubs Hall of Fame luncheon, where 11 citizens were honored for the time, talent and treasure they have given freely in service to the youths and families of Costa Mesa,...
  • Prosecutor says Greuel could be witness in Alarcon residency trial

    Prosecutor says Greuel could be witness in Alarcon residency trial
    Wendy Greuel could be called to testify in the perjury and voter fraud case against her former Los Angeles City Council colleague, Richard Alarcon, a prosecutor said in opening statements Thursday. Alarcon and his wife, Flora Montes de Oca Alarcon,...
  • Ex-WGA President Patric Verrone Outpaced in State Senate Race

    Patric Verrone's three-month campaign for a California State Senate seat has come to an end after gaining meager support among voters in West Los Angeles, West Hollywood and Santa Monica. With 18% of ballots counted in Tuesday's primary, the TV writer...
  • Successful state Senate candidates raise an average of $1 million

    Successful state Senate candidates raise an average of $1 million
    SACRAMENTO -- Got $1 million? That is how much, on average, it costs to win a seat in the California State Senate, according to MapLight, the nonpartisan research group that studies money’s influence on politics. The group looked at how much...