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Voters To Decide 3 Calif. State Senate Primaries Tuesday

Voters will cast ballots in three special state Senate primaries Tuesday.


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Referendum On California’s Plastic-Bag Ban Qualifies For 2016 Ballot

A referendum to repeal statewide plastic-bag ban has qualified for November 2016 ballot.


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Californians To Vote On Cost Of Public Records

Gov. Jerry Brown and the Legislature had just sealed a $96.3 billion state budget last year when an outcry erupted over a provision that allowed local governments to deny requests for public documents because the state wouldn’t reimburse them.


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Judge Clears Gov. Jerry Brown’s Tax For Top Billing

A judge is allowing Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax initiative to get top billing on the November ballot.


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California Ballot Could Be Crowded With Tax-Hike Plans

Proponents of a so-called “millionaire’s tax” say they will begin collecting signatures for an initiative that would raise income taxes on California’s wealthiest residents, even as Gov. Jerry Brown and another group push their own tax-hike campaigns.


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Proposed Law Requires Signature Gatherers To Disclose Who’s Paying Them

A bill that would require workers who gather petition signatures for California ballot initiatives to disclose whether they are being paid has moved one step closer to the governor’s desk.


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Circumcision Ban To Appear On San Francisco Ballot

San Francisco voters in November will be asked to weigh in on what was until now a private family matter: male circumcision.