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  • California business tax breaks would have to prove effectiveness

    SACRAMENTO Calif. (Reuters) - Tax credits aimed at persuading businesses to locate in California would be subject to detailed performance reviews to make sure they are boosting the state's economy under a bill passed on Tuesday by the Legislature.
  • Bill mandating 'kill switch' on smartphones is sent to governor

    A bill that would mandate that smartphones sold in California be equipped with a “kill switch” that would render them useless if stolen was given final legislative approval by the state Senate on Monday. The measure, which next goes to Gov....

    California moves closer to requiring smartphone 'kill switch'

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. Pushing aggressively ahead of other states, California on Thursday moved closer to requiring that all new smartphones come equipped with a "kill switch" that renders the device useless if stolen or lost. Senate Bill 962, authored by...

    Smartphone 'kill switch' bill clears California Assembly

    Lawmakers in the Assembly approved a measure Thursday to require smartphones sold in the state to have a "kill switch" function that would allow owners to remotely deactivate them. The bill, by Sen. Mark Leno (D-San Francisco), would require all...

    GOP, Democratic leaders pouring money into key state Senate contests

    GOP, Democratic leaders pouring money into key state Senate contests
    Political party leaders are funneling large amounts of cash and other resources into three key legislative contests that could decide whether Democrats will regain their supermajority in the state Senate in the November election. The Democratic State...