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California State Capitol in Sacramento (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Depart Sacramento To Prepare For Fall Election

California lawmakers have adjourned for their summer recess after unabashedly positioning themselves to their best competitive advantage going into the fall election campaign.


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Tobacco Companies Spent Millions To Sway CA Voters

A new report from the American Lung Association found that contributions from big tobacco companies topped $100 million over the past decade, including nearly $60 million to defeat Proposition 86.