State Lawmakers' Offices Rake In Money For 'Select' Committees That Do LittleCalifornia 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.
California State Legislature Approves $108 Billion BudgetMoving swiftly to beat a midnight deadline, the state Legislature on Sunday approved California’s $108 billion general fund spending plan for the coming fiscal year.
Sacramento Rally Targets Doctors Who Over-Prescribe MedicationsA rally was held on the steps of the State Capitol to bring attention to what organizers say is an epidemic of prescription drug misuse in California.
Bo Derek Backs Banning Shark-Fin Trade BillActress Bo Derek joined lawmakers at the California state Capitol on Monday promoting a bill that would ban selling, trading or possessing shark fins...
Rally To Protest Gov. Brown’s Budget Cuts A noon rally is planned on Tuesday on the capitol steps in Sacramento to urge legislators to prevent more cuts to the state's health and human services programs.