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  • Smartphone 'kill switch' bill mugged by telecom industry

    Smartphone 'kill switch' bill mugged by telecom industry
    In truth, I wouldn't know a smartphone "kill switch" from a typewriter shift key. But I do know strong special interest influence when I smell it.
  • Former Gov. Deukmejian endorses in South Bay Assembly race

     
    Former Gov. George Deukmejian on Wednesday endorsed aerospace engineer Nathan Mintz for a newly drawn state Assembly seat. The Mintz campaign announced the former GOP governor’s backing one day after Republican businessman Craig Huey jumped into the...

    California Senate votes to expand powers of nurse practitioners

    California Senate votes to expand powers of nurse practitioners
    Addressing a doctor shortage that is especially dire in rural parts of California, the state Senate voted Thursday to let nurse practitioners do much more for patients, including diagnosing and ordering treatment and prescribing drugs, without supervision...

    Two bills protecting patients in healthcare networks deserve passage

    Two bills protecting patients in healthcare networks deserve passage
    The heathcare reforms in the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act remain a work in progress, with some of the law's mandates causing new problems or exacerbating older flaws. One is inaccurate lists of the healthcare providers in insurers'...

    State Senate panel OKs bill limiting vaccination waivers at raucous hearing

    State Senate panel OKs bill limiting vaccination waivers at raucous hearing
    A bill that would make childhood vaccinations harder to avoid survived its first legislative test Wednesday, after a three-hour hearing marked by raw emotion on both sides of the issue and a packed rally at which Robert F. Kennedy Jr. denounced the...