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The southern portal of the Waldo Tunnel in Marin County. (Edward Betts/Wikimedia Commons)

State Assemblyman Working On Legislation To Rename Waldo Tunnel After Robin Williams

State Assemblyman Marc Levine says he’s working on legislation to change the name of Marin’s Waldo Tunnel to the Robin Williams Tunnel.

10/13/2014

(OPD)

Rep. Honda Proposes Bill To Keep Military Body Armor ‘Out Of Wrong Hands’

Rep. Mike Honda, D-San Jose, Wednesday announced legislation that would block civilians from accessing military-grade body armor to prevent criminals from using them in gun battles with law enforcement.

08/06/2014

(l-r) Supervisors Mark Farrell from District 2, Scott Wiener from District 8 and Jane Kim from District 6 are sworn in at a San Francisco City Hall, January 8, 2011.

Bill Would Force SF New Property Owners To Hold Buildings For 5 Years Before Evictions

A San Francisco state senator is introducing a bill on Monday where new property buyers in the city would be forced to own their buildings for five years before they could evict renters.

02/24/2014

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Tossed San Mateo Test Scores Inspire 2014 ‘There Oughta Be A Law’ Bill

A new law is being proposed in California, after hundreds of advanced placement test scores were invalidated due to testing irregularities at Mills High School in Millbrae.

01/24/2014

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California Legislator Wants Condoms Used In All Pornography

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, state Assemblyman Isadore Hall is proposing a special gift for porn actors—condoms for every adult film made in California.

02/14/2013

Assemblyman Roger Hernandez (D-West Covina) is accused of driving under the influence in Concord on March 27, 2012. (Concord Police Department/CBS)

Assemblyman Charged With DUI Following Concord Arrest

A California state assemblyman will appear in Contra Costa County Superior Court later this month after being charged with DUI for an alleged drunken driving incident in Concord in March.

05/03/2012

Fairmont Kea Lani Hotel on Maui (CBS)

California Lawmakers Treated To Luxury Hawaii Resort By Special Interest Groups

A group of California lawmakers spent last week at a luxury hotel, all expenses paid, while attending an issues conference during a politically tumultuous week in California.

11/22/2011

Flames several stories high roar through a San Bruno neighborhood, following the gas line explosion September 9th. (AP)

Peninsula Lawmaker Rips State PUC Over San Bruno Explosion

A Peninsula assemblyman criticized the California Public Utilities Commission for allowing safety lapses before the San Bruno explosion that killed 8 people and destroyed dozens of homes.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/13/2011

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