College Athlete 'Fair Pay' Bill Goes To NewsomAthletes at California colleges could hire agents and sign endorsement deals under a bill the state Legislature sent to the governor Wednesday.
Student Athlete 'Fair Pay' Bill Passes CA Senate, NCAA Urges Newsom Not To Sign ItThe NCAA Board of Governors wants California Gov. Gavin Newsom to reject a new attempt to pay college athletes.
Assembly Advances Bill That Would Let College Athletes Make MoneyThe California Assembly has passed legislation to let college athletes make money, setting up a confrontation with the NCAA.
California Bars Elementary, Middle Schools From Suspending Students For 'Willful Defiance'California's elementary and middle school students won't be suspended for things like falling asleep in class or talking back to the teacher under a bill signed by the state's governor.
Bill Aiming To Increase California Housing Production Goes To Newsom's DeskA Bay Area lawmaker's bill aimed at increasing housing production amid the state's housing crisis cleared the legislature Friday and is headed to Gov. Gavin Newsom's desk.
East Bay Legislators Propose Tax Increase For Companies Netting Over $10MDemocratic East Bay lawmakers hope to address income inequality and fund education by increasing the tax rate by 2 percent on the top 0.2 percent of corporations that do business in California.
State Lawmaker Knew Of Sexual Harassment Claim Against Assemblyman BocanegraKPIX has learned of one East Bay lawmaker who knew of the sexual harassment claim against Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra, and said nothing.
Berkeley Lawmaker Seeks Crackdown On White Nationalists With New BillsCalifornia state Sen. Nancy Skinner, D-Berkeley, is proposing a bill urging law enforcement officers to treat white supremacists as terrorists.
Lawmaker Calls For First Lady’s Immigration Papers After Trump OrderFollowing President Donald Trump’s recent executive orders on immigration, a state senator from the Bay Area says it’s time for First Lady Melania Trump to release her immigration papers.
Bay Area Lawmaker Pledges Response After Ghost Ship Fire A California senator says she plans to introduce legislation to prevent more tragedies like the deadly fire that killed 36 people in Oakland last month.