An ongoing federal investigation of a California senator is roiling the Democratic leadership in Sacramento and threatens to complicate relations in the majority party when lawmakers reconvene in January.
The Senate Rules Committee voted unanimously to remove the Los Angeles-area Democrat from all committees. It’s believed to be the first time the committee has taken such action against a senator.
Lawmakers are meeting Tuesday to consider stripping committee assignments from a state senator targeted in a long-running FBI investigation.
Calderon is accused of accepting thousands of dollars in bribes, according to a criminal complaint obtained by Al Jazeera America.
Gov. Jerry Brown has vetoed a bill that would have banned future sales of most semi-automatic rifles that accept detachable magazines, part of a firearms package approved by state lawmakers in response to mass shootings in other states.
SB743 will accelerate the review process for lawsuits filed under the California Environmental Quality Act. Easing the way for a new arena was part of Sacramento’s pitch to the NBA earlier this year in its effort to keep the Kings from moving to Seattle.
Grant began the show discussing the latest news on Sacramento’s downtown arena project and the signatures that were obtained by Chris Hansen. Joshua Wood, Executive Director of DowntownArena.org, joined Grant on the show to discuss […]
SACRAMENTO (AP) – California would take steps to regulate the sale of medical marijuana under a bill approved Monday by the state Senate, restricting cannabis dispensaries that federal prosecutors say have grown out of control. […]
Friday on the Jason Ross Show Dave Deuce Mason filled in for J-Ross. We start the show after Mayor Kevin Johnson’s LIVE press conference streamed on CBS Sports 1140. We recap what the Mayor had […]
Senator Darrell Steinberg joins Dave “Deuce” Mason on The Jason Ross Show to talk about being apart of the group that helped keep the Kings in Sacramento. He touches on the fans and how much […]
SACRAMENTO (AP) – Gov. Jerry Brown’s latest budget proposes a $17 billion infusion for California’s K-12 schools over the next four years, a dramatic turn-around after years of teacher layoffs and program cuts that were […]
Democratic lawmakers want to spend the additional revenue to make up for years of budget cuts to programs serving women, children and the poor.