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Bill Seeking To Limit CEO Pay Fails In State Senate

Bill tried to address the growing wealth gap by tying CEO pay to California’s corporate tax rate.

05/28/2014

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California Senate OKs Regulations For Medicinal Marijuana

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. […]

05/20/2013

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State Senate OKs Money For Gun-Seizure Program

The state Senate has approved a bill authorizing more money for a California program that seizes guns from people who are prohibited from having them.

03/07/2013

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No More Free Food For California Senators

California taxpayers will no longer pay for the meals of state senators.

11/09/2011

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Calif. Senate To Debate Budget Over The Weekend

The state Senate has announced it will meet through the weekend in an attempt to hammer out a compromise for addressing California’s remaining budget deficit, as talks begin in earnest just days before the legislative deadline to pass a spending plan.

06/09/2011