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  • California Senate approves bills on voter registration, guns

    California Senate approves bills on voter registration, guns
    SACRAMENTO -- Californians would be able to preregister to vote at age 16 and BB guns would have to be painted bright colors under two of the many pieces of legislation approved Tuesday by the state Senate. The measures, which now go to the Assembly for...
  • Oil severance tax advocates are primed for battle

    Oil severance tax advocates are primed for battle
    SACRAMENTO — California is the only major oil-producing state that does not tax the goo as it's pumped from the ground. And that seems bizarre. After all, aren't we a high-tax state? That's what the antitax crowd keeps reminding us. And it's...
  • California bills to target 'ghost guns,' revenge porn

    SACRAMENTO -- It is still nearly three weeks before state lawmakers return to session, but some on Tuesday previewed the bills they plan to introduce, including measures involving revenge porn, ghost guns and oil taxes. Sen. Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres)...
  • Farmers Markets: State oversight funding in jeopardy

    Farmers Markets: State oversight funding in jeopardy
    Funding for the state certified farmers market program will likely expire at the end of December as a result of legislative maneuvering in Sacramento. The interruption may be just a month or so, and farmers markets would continue to exist during that...
  • Lawmakers vow to close legal loophole in rape cases

     
    State lawmakers are vowing to close a legal loophole cited by a state appeals court this week in a controversial ruling that overturned the rape conviction of a California man....
  • Hearing on safety issues at mental hospitals set for Tuesday

     
    Assemblyman Michael Allen (D-Santa Rosa) will chair a long-awaited hearing Tuesday on safety issues in the state's mental hospital system....
  • Special treatment for downtown stadium OK'd by Legislature

     
    The Legislature on Friday approved a special legal process for a proposed 72,000-seat football stadium in downtown Los Angeles, but not before trying to expand the exemption from protracted environmental court challenges to other big projects. The state...
  • Actress Geena Davis has supporting role in state budget drama

     
    Actress Geena Davis once played the president of the United States on TV, but now she is testing her powers of persuasion in the real political arena. Davis, an Academy Award winner, joined a group of lawmakers Wednesday in arguing......
  • Legislators lavished with pricey meals, event tickets, trips

     
    California lawmakers receive flood of gifts...
  • State Senate acts to restrict cash demands over disabled access

     
    Senate votes on measure barring demands for money over disabled access rules...
  • New lottery ad glamorizes violence, California legislators complain

     
    The leaders of the California Legislative Women's Caucus called for removal of a state lottery television ad that shows a woman slapping a man across the face, saying it sanctions violence....