San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting Makes Stunning Extramarital Affair Apology On Social MediaLong-time San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting took to social media Saturday, issuing a public apology to his family, fellow lawmakers and constituents for having an extramarital affair.
State Legislature Extends Recess Into May Because of CoronavirusLawmakers recessed on March 16 after they agreed to give Gov. Newsom $1 billion to spend responding to the coronavirus. Friday, legislative leaders announced they plan to reconvene May 4.
State Senate Leader: California Legislature Won't Reconvene April 13A leader of the California Senate says the Legislature will not reconvene on April 13 because of the COVID-19 outbreak.
California Legislature Still Meeting Despite Coronavirus OutbreakChurches, bars and even Disneyland are closed in California to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. But one thing is still open as scheduled: the state Legislature.
Little Or No Choice In Many California Legislative RacesMillions of Californians have little or no choice when it comes to choosing a state legislator.
California Budget Headed To Governor Has Good And Bad News For UninsuredThe $215 billion dollar budget passed by the Assembly and Senate Thursday expands access to health insurance, but will also penalize those who do not get health insurance.
California Senate Passes $214.8B Budget, Sends It To Governor NewsomThe California Senate has passed a $214.8 billion budget. That sends it next to Gov. Gavin Newsom’s desk.
CA Lawmakers Want To Give A Million Convicts Who Served Time Clean RecordsCalifornia Democratic lawmakers are considering two bills that would automatically erase the records of convicts who have served their time.
California State Assembly 4-22Here are the results for the State Assembly Races for Districts 4-22.
California State Assembly 24-30Here are the results for the State Assembly Races for Districts 24-30.
Bill Would Let BART Ignore Zoning Laws In Quest For Transit VillagesA bill to allow BART to fast-track its own high-density housing developments would act as a zoning end-around for the transit agency to put up housing near its stations. Individual cities would appear to have very little say in it.
California Legislature May Create New Harassment UnitThe California Legislature may create a new investigative unit to focus on harassment complaints and hire a panel of outside experts to recommend discipline.
Selling Or Advertising LGBT Conversion Therapy Could Soon Be Unlawful In CaliforniaThe California Assembly passed a bill Thursday to crack down on people selling conversion therapy as a way to change someone's sexual orientation.
State Assemblywoman Garcia Denies Groping AccusationsA California lawmaker at the forefront of the #MeToo movement, who faces sexual misconduct allegations herself, has denied the accusations.
State Assembly #MeToo Advocate Faces New Misconduct ClaimsAssemblywoman Cristina Garcia, a vocal leader of the #MeToo movement, faces fresh allegations of misconduct, including frequent discussions about sex and alcohol consumption at her Capitol office.