| Dec 6, 2012
| 9:28 AM
Two state Assembly members to run for Senate...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 9:38 PM
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...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 4:38 PM
A proposed California law, SB 969, also known as 'Lucy's Law,' is introduced to license pet groomers. The measure is introduced by Sen. Juan Vargas (D-San Diego)....
| Apr 10, 2012
| 9:39 PM
A controversial proposal to gut a new regulation on used car sales before it takes effect stalled on Tuesday in a Senate committee....
| Apr 18, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Under a measure approved Wednesday by a state Senate committee, no new state worker would be paid more than the $173,987 annual salary given to the governor....
| Jan 10, 2011
| 7:55 AM
State Senator Juan Vargas was out waving and talking with people on a street corner in National City Sunday, just 24 hours after the Tucson shooting rampage.
Vargas called it "mobile office hours," a routine part of his campaign. What wasn't routine were...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 3:04 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Sen. Juan Vargas, D-San Diego, introduced legislation this week to require developers of big box superstores in California to file economic impact reports, his office announced Friday.
The bill is essentially the same as one passed but...
| May 30, 2012
| 7:02 PM
SAN DIEGO-- The skirmish in the legal battle over Fourth of July fireworks show in La Jolla took place in Sacramento.
The California State Senate passed a bill Tuesday that would allow La Jolla to host one firework show every year, without conducting...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 8:50 AM
SAN DIEGO -- An upset of sorts occurred in a South Bay congressional district, where Republican candidate Michael Crimmins earned a spot in a November runoff election in a Democratic stronghold.
In the 51st Congressional District, Sen. Juan Vargas, D-San...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 4:51 AM
SAN DIEGO (KTLA) -- A San Diego lawmaker is proposing a bill that could give pet owners "peace of mind" next time they take Fido to the groomer.
Senate Bill 969, sponsored by Sen. Juan Vargas, D-San Diego, would require pet groomers to take part in a...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 7:54 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Pet groomers in California are in lather over legislation proposed by state Sen. Juan Vargas.
“It’s not a good proposal. It’s not good for the consumer, it’s not good for the business owner,” said Kathleen...