Lawmakers Advance New Rules For Toy Guns After Santa Rosa Teen’s DeathBB guns and pellet guns would have to look clearly different from those that fire bullets to be sold in California under a bill approved Tuesday by the state Senate in response to several recent shooting tragedies involving children.
Billionaire Environmentalist To Push California Lawmakers For Oil Tax Billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer said Monday that he will launch a campaign next year urging California lawmakers to approve taxes on companies that extract oil in the state.
Phil Matier: Lawmakers Take Aim At California's Environmental PolicyAn effort to water down one of California's landmark environmental laws is moving forward in Sacramento.
Bay Area Lawmakers Unveil Budget Proposal To Prevent State Park Closures State Senators Joe Simitian and Noreen Evans unveiled a budget plan Tuesday to prevent 70 state parks from closing in July.
New Limits On California Crab Fishing ProposedThe Bay Area is seeing one of its best crab seasons in years, but the initial rush has one state legislator looking to set limits on the number of traps allowed.