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 Progressives decried Jimmy Gomez's 'coronation' in L.A.'s congressional primary. Now they're lining up behind him
Los Angeles Times/Top of the Ticket - May 26, 12:05 am
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 Why do billionaires care so much about charter schools?
Los Angeles Times - May 26, 4:00 am
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 Lawmakers complete $46B budget in grueling special session
Sacramento Bee - May 26, 4:05 am
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 Essential California: Farmers in California need immigrant workers. Will Trump help or hurt?
Los Angeles Times - May 26, 5:30 am
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 No one knows how many untested rape kits there are in California. This bill aims to fix that
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 Quake Expert Warns Funding Cuts Will Stop Development Of Early Warning System

President Donald Trump's budget proposal would cut funding for an earthquake early warning system for California, Oregon and Washington state. »Read

In this article: Eric Garcetti, Adam Schiff
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 Trump once said of earthquakes, 'Someday Las Vegas may be the West Coast.' But his budget could kill key quake safety measure

President Trump's budget would cut federal funding for an earthquake early warning system. »Read

In this article: Ken Calvert, Adam Schiff
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 Calif. Chief Justice Cantil-Sakauye To Lawmakers: Spend More On Foster Children Attorneys

By Sally SchillingCalifornia Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye is urging state lawmakers and Gov. Jerry Brown to approve an additional $22 million in the state budget for attorneys serving foster children. She explained at a Sacramento Press Club ... »Read

In this article: Jerry Brown, Tani Cantil-Sakauye, state budget
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 California Editorial Roundup

May 25 The San Jose Mercury News on state government transparency: When 36 people died in the nation's deadliest fire since 2003, Oakland's mayor promised full transparency about the infamous … Click to Continue » »Read

In this article: Rob Bonta, Jerry Brown, Elaine Howle, Legislature, Monica Lozano, water
Bills: AB 1479,
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 Prop 13: Headline Grabber does not Reflect Reality

“Voters May Reconsider Prop 13,” reads part of the headline on the press release about the new Hoover Institution Golden State Poll. However, read the poll and you’ll see we are nowhere near a Proposition 13 revolution. The headline is based ... »Read

In this article: Proposition 13, Split roll
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 Website Launched to Gather Info on the Scourge of PAGA Lawsuits

On December 27th 2016 I received a phone call from our attorney that frankly has changed my life and my views on government and business forever. I was told we were being sued by a disgruntled employee who is also on a workers compensation claim ... »Read

In this article: Shannon L. Grove, Donald P. Wagner, water
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 Is The LA Economy Heading For Trouble? Recent Consumer Confidence Survey Provides Some Clues

A decline in the confidence of  Los Angeles County consumers continues–raising concern about where the local economy is heading, since consumer spending accounts for about 70% of  economic activity in our communities. According to the index ... »Read

In this article: Arnold Schwarzenegger
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 Legislation touted as pro-transparency will eliminate basic services

The fundamental purpose for a city or county is to serve its residents. If government is doing its job, then your streets are clean and safe, your public parks and buildings are maintained and the like. Taxpayers should be able to expect that ... »Read
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 California's next election will be a tug-of-war on education

Sandra Lowe reminisced about the good old days as she addressed a roomful of Democratic activists at the California party’s annual convention last week in Sacramento. It used to be, the teachers union leader told the crowd, that it didn’t take ... »Read

In this article: Eli Broad, Jerry Brown, California Teachers Association, Reed Hastings, Legislature, Gavin Newsom, Tony Thurmond, Tom Torlakson, Antonio Villaraigosa
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 California wants to prevent 'bomb trains' from running through neighborhoods

Welcome to the AM Alert, your morning rundown on California policy and politics. To receive it regularly, please sign up here. California’s chief law enforcement officer wants to prevent rail … Click to Continue » »Read

In this article: Xavier Becerra, Rob Bonta, Jerry Brown, David Chiu, Dianne Feinstein, Cristina Garcia, Legislature
Bills: AB 378, AB 42, AB 71,
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 Foster kids seek help; Eric Bauman fires back; Trump's assault on sanctuary cities

Good morning. On behalf of The Sacramento Bee’s editorial board, welcome to The Take, your opinion-politics newsletter. Please sign up for it here. Our take Editorials Adults have let these … Click to Continue » »Read

In this article: Eric Bauman, Jerry Brown, California Democratic Party, Legislature, Ted W. Lieu, Joe Mathews, water, Bill Whalen
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 Essential California: Farmers in California need immigrant workers. Will Trump help or hurt?

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Friday, May 26, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES Farmers counting on visas Consumer tastes for fresh strawberries and leaf lettuce — two of ... »Read

In this article: California Democratic Party, Duncan Hunter
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 Lawmakers complete $46B budget in grueling special session

It took three extra days, several sleepless nights and some horse-trading to win crucial Democratic votes, but Minnesota's Legislature finished passing the remainder of a $46 billion budget in a … Click to Continue » »Read

In this article: Legislature, minimum wage, sick leave
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 Why do billionaires care so much about charter schools?

The billionaires, apparently, we shall always have with us — even when we decide how to run the state-funded schools where they rarely send their own kids. In the Los Angeles school board elections earlier this month, a number of billionaires, ... »Read

In this article: Eli Broad, Reed Hastings, minimum wage
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 Big mess at Big Sur*

<p><strong >A massive landslide on the California coast leaves <a href=http:* <p><strong><br />The Chronicle's KURTIS ALEXANDER</strong>: "<span >The massive landslide that swallowed a ... »Read

In this article: Jerry Brown, Ricardo Lara, Legislature, state budget, universal health care, Dan Walters
Bills: AB 41, SB 562,
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 Progressives decried Jimmy Gomez's 'coronation' in L.A.'s congressional primary. Now they're lining up behind him

If you asked Wendy Carrillo three months ago, the California Democratic Party’s endorsement of Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez in the crowded race for Los Angeles’ 34th Congressional District was a “coronation,” the result of “dirty tricks being ... »Read

In this article: Assembly Democrats, Xavier Becerra, California Democratic Party, Hillary Clinton, Family Leave, Eric Garcetti, Jimmy Gomez, Legislature
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 No one knows how many untested rape kits there are in California. This bill aims to fix that

Tens of thousands of rape kits are sitting on shelves in police and sheriff’s department evidence rooms nationwide. And no one has tested them to see what crimes they could help solve. A bill by Assemblyman David Chiu (D-San Francisco) would help ... »Read

In this article: David Chiu, Mike Gatto, Lorena Gonzalez, Elaine Howle, Legislature
Bills: AB 41,
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 Jerry Brown rightly tags anti-tax motorists as 'freeloaders'

Jerry Brown fell into the snake-pit of contemporary American politics a couple of weeks ago when he referred to opponents of a new hike in gas taxes as “freeloaders.”   … Click to Continue » »Read

In this article: Jerry Brown, Arnold Schwarzenegger
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 Colorado Editorial Roundup

The (Grand Junction) Daily Sentinel, May 23, on health care: If 'something better' than Obamacare is truly coming — and it will be up to the U.S. Senate to make … Click to Continue » »Read

In this article: global warming, Legislature, Devin Nunes, Eric Swalwell
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 Trump wants to cut funding for earthquake early warning system, which would likely kill project

The West Coast's earthquake early warning system would die under Trump's budget. »Read

In this article: Ken Calvert, Adam Schiff
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 The Latest: Polls closing in Montana

The Latest on the misdemeanor assault case against Greg Gianforte, a Republican candidate for a Montana congressional seat in a special election Thursday. (all times local): 8:03 p.m. Montana polls … Click to Continue » »Read

In this article: Duncan Hunter, Nancy Pelosi
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