Two California bills aimed at reducing youth smoking by regulating e-cigarettes and boosting the legal smoking age to 21 will get a crucial legislative hearing Wednesday.
A controversial bill that makes it harder for parents to opt out of childhood vaccinations faces one more vote in the state legislature Monday before California’s Gov. Brown weighs in.
The California Senate has approved legislation that would make the state the first in the nation to extend health coverage to children who are in the country illegally.
California state Sen. Mark Leno is pushing a plan to raise the state’s minimum wage to $13 an hour, but some critics say the wage increase would be a “job killer”.
Crisis pregnancy centers in California would have to tell visitors that abortion is an option under legislation approved by the state Assembly.
Terminally ill patients would be able to use experimental drugs under a bill approved by the California Assembly.
California lawmakers received $6.7 million in staff costs in the last two-year session by leading special committees that don’t have to meet or propose bills.
She was honored for the 50th Assembly District overseen by Assemblyman Richard Bloom, D-Santa Monica.
San Francisco Supervisor David Campos has conceded the race for the District 17 state assembly seat, his rival Supervisor David Chiu said Thursday evening.
In a closely watched East Bay State Assembly race, Republican Catherine Baker appears to have come out on top for the District 16 Assembly.