Calif. Lawmaker Proposing Fines To Increase Sales Of Zero-Emission VehiclesA California lawmaker told The Associated Press on Friday that she's introducing legislation to require that 15 percent of new vehicles be emission-free in less than a decade, a significant escalation in the state's efforts to speed the evolution of new car technology.
Supervisor Collects Taxpayer Cash For Clearing His Own BrushCal Fire says it’s a highly successful program that helps prevent forest fires. But we've uncovered documents showing tens of thousands of dollars have gone into the pocket of just one politician. And, yes, you're paying for it.
Modesto Lawmaker Introduces Bill To Add Panic Buttons In SchoolsA California lawmaker is proposing that every school classroom, along with other widely used campus spaces, is equipped with a panic button that instantly alerts law enforcement of emergencies.
Calif. Lawmaker Proposes Amendment To Stop Rush Votes On LegislationDead-of-night votes on rushed legislation are a perennial problem in the Capitol, often forcing lawmakers to vote on major issues without time to read the substance of the bills.
Lawmaker Drops Effort To Remove Calif. Fish And Game Commissioner For Cougar KillingA California assemblyman is no longer seeking the removal of the state's Fish and Game Commission president over his killing of a mountain lion in Idaho.