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  • Poll Reveals Ballot Measures In State Budget In Trouble

    LOS ANGELES - Five state ballot measures aimed at solving California's budget crisis are falling short of the support needed to pass in the May special election, a sign that voters may force lawmakers into another fierce clash over tax hikes and...
  • Karen Bass Rescinds $500,000 Pay Raises To Staff

    SACRAMENTO - State Assembly Speaker Karen Bass (D-Los Angeles) has canceled $551,000 in staff pay raises. She said the raises, reported by The Times on Tuesday, have become a distraction from the campaign she is helping lead to pass six budget-related...
  • South L.A. activist resigns from state board after arrest

     
    James Tyrell Harris, the chairman of a South Los Angeles neighborhood council who is accused of misusing $85,000 in public funds, resigned this week from the board of the California Prison Industry Authority. Harris was appointed in September by state.......
  • Governor signs part of water package

     
    Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger today went to a scruffy field in the San Fernando Valley to sign two pieces of water legislation passed earlier this week. The setting was the Tujunga well field of the San Fernando Valley aquifer, part of......
  • L.A. Council candidates trade accusations over ties to Villaraigosa

     
    With just two weeks before the Dec. 8 runoff election, accusations are flying between the two candidates vying to replace former Los Angeles City Councilwoman Wendy Greuel in the 2nd District, which stretches from Sherman Oaks and Studio City to......
  • Despite Budget Crisis, State Assembly Gives $500,000 Pay Raise To Staffers

    State Assembly leaders have given pay raises totaling $551,000 to 136 staff members, even as tens of thousands of other state workers have had their salaries cut and California continues to teeter at the financial brink. Speaker Karen Bass, a Los Angeles...
  • News Clips: Karen Bass Rescinds Raises, Rob Reiner Slams Governor, Radio Host Charged With Kiddie Porn

    FOX40 NEWSROOM - Happy Wednesday! Here are today's top stories from the FOX40 Newsroom: - Speaker Rescinds Raises:  State Assembly Speaker Karen Bass has decided not to issue over $500,000 in pay raises to more than 100 staff members.  Bass said the...
  • Contest for next Assembly speaker tightens

     
    After months of jockeying, the race to become the next leader of the California Assembly has hit the home stretch, with two Los Angeles Democrats appearing headed for a showdown vote as soon as next week. Supporters of John A.......
  • California Voters Defeat Budget Related Propositions

    California Voters Defeat Budget Related Propositions
    LOS ANGELES -- With a slate of special election budget measures defeated, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and state lawmakers will go back to the drawing board today to find ways to trim California's massive budget deficit. Five propositions aimed at...
  • The 2nd District's second round

    While Barack Obama was making history by claiming the Democratic presidential nomination Tuesday night, Mark Ridley-Thomas was creating some historical ripples of his own in the 2nd District race to replace retiring Supervisor Yvonne B. Burke. In a...
  • Confirmed: Karen Bass Won't Step Down As Assembly Speaker Next Week

    Confirmed: Karen Bass Won't Step Down As Assembly Speaker Next Week
    Assembly Speaker Karen Bass has no intention of stepping down from her position until next spring, contrary to reports from a local television station. FOX40 News was able to confirm with several sources at the State Capitol that reports suggesting...