Woman Tosses Blood Onto Senate Floor Hitting Several LawmakersThe Senate is closing out its session tonight outside their chambers after a protester reportedly dumped what authorities believe to be blood onto the senate floor via a feminine hygiene device.
Vaccine Critic Cited After Pushing Sen. Richard Pan Near California State CapitolPolice have cited an anti-vaccine advocate for assaulting Senator Richard Pan in Sacramento in an incident all caught on video.
Beer Bike Bill Passes California SenateThe Senate on Monday unanimously passed the bill by Sen. Richard Pan, a Sacramento Democrat. SB530 would create a vehicle safety standard for a growing new crop of bike buses that allow up to 15 people to pedal at slow speeds.
California Vaccine Bill Fast-Tracked, Could Go Before Full Senate This WeekDemocratic Sens. Richard Pan and Ben Allen said Monday that they have amended their bill to remove a requirement for schools to notify parents of immunization rates. Doing so allows SB277 to bypass the Senate Appropriations Committee.
Vaccine Bill Stalls; Will Come Back Next WeekA California vaccination bill that has generated intense debates pitting personal rights against public health stalled in the state Senate Wednesday, with lawmakers saying it could unconstitutionally create a second-class by depriving unvaccinated children of an adequate education.
Anti-Vaccine Crowd Protests California's Mandatory Vaccination Bill At Capitol“We believe that God gave us the ability to heal from within and he gave us all the tools to heal naturally so we're willing to risk a childhood illness over risking something more serious like autism,” Trisha Wimbs said.