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  • Newsom, Blakeslee unveil digital tool on government meetings

    Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and former state Sen. Sam Blakeslee have teamed up with computer scientists to create a video search engine that they say will lift the shroud on government by allowing people to see, read and share what their representatives are doing in the state Capitol.
  • Editorial: Lawmakers win again

    State lawmakers long ago lost credibility with Californians. Last week's decision to kill a bill that would have banned lobbyists from showering them with gifts isn't going to win back any of that lost respect. We find it shameful that legislators, who...

    Government: California GOP senators go public with their budget demands [Updated]

    The four things Republicans want from the California budget.

    New law aims to keep contraband out of state mental hospitals

    Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday signed into law a bill that makes it a misdemeanor to deliver contraband such as tobacco products or wireless devices to state mental hospital patients.The bill, sponsored by state Sen. Sam Blakeslee (R-San Luis Obispo) and...

    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...