California would be the first state to ban using bullhooks to guide and discipline elephants, under a bill moving through the Legislature.
California’s State Senate Appropriations Committee has shelved a bill to give certain foster children critical help in making the transition to adulthood.
A group that has been campaigning to replace Andrew Jackson’s face on the $20 bill with a woman has chosen 19th-century abolitionist, Harriet Tubman.
House and Senate GOP negotiators are sealing agreement on a budget blueprint that would enable Republicans to more easily target the Affordable Care Act while delivering an almost $40 billion budget boost to the Pentagon.
Tom Del Beccaro, former chairman of the California Republican Party, announced on KPIX Sunday that he’s launching a longshot bid to succeed Barbara Boxer as California’s next U.S. senator
The bill still has to move through two Senate committees and the Assembly before it can even reach Governor Jerry Brown’s desk.
Security has been stepped up at the state capitol Tuesday night after the author of a bill that would make it harder for parents to opt out of vaccinations for their children received death threats.
Two Democratic stalwarts from Massachusetts are suggesting that Rep. Nancy Pelosi should leave the party’s leadership team in Congress after big electoral loses last year and in 2010.
State Attorney General Kamala Harris has officially kicked off her 2016 campaign for the U.S. Senate seat that’ll be vacated by Barbara Boxer.
$10 Million To Upgrade San Bruno Pipeline Diverted While PG&E Execs Got Bonuses Before Deadly Explosion Says PUC Chief
In what sounded like damning testimony to state senators, Public Utilities Commission president Michael Picker said Pacific Gas & Electric took millions from ratepayers earmarked for San Bruno pipeline upgrades and diverted it to boost profits and give bonuses to top executives.