Politics

Capitol Alert
Republicans call for former State Parks director to testify about financial problems

Aug 8, 2012

From Matt Weiser: Republican leaders in the Legislature on Wednesday called for former State Parks director Ruth Coleman and others to testify about financial problems at the agency. In a

Tags: |

Capitol Alert
Forestry bill with lumber tax emerges in California Legislature

Aug 8, 2012

Gov. Jerry Brown's proposal to impose a 1 percent lumber tax and limit wildfire liability awards formally surfaced in the Legislature this week amid heavy lobbying from the timber industry.

Tags: |

Capitol Alert
Ex-legislator gets a mouthful from Pete Stark over endorsement

Aug 8, 2012

Democratic Rep. Pete Stark apparently didn't take kindly to the news that former state Assemblyman Alberto Torrico has decided to endorse his Democratic opponent in the 15th Congressional District. Torrico

Tags: |

Capitol Alert
Lawmaker crafting bill to report big buyers of ammo to police

Aug 8, 2012

Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner is crafting legislation that would require law enforcement to be notified by the seller when a customer purchases more than 1,000 rounds of ammunition. The Berkeley Democrat,

Tags: |

Capitol Alert
Dan Walters Daily: Parents fight to take over small-town school

Aug 8, 2012

Dan Walters talks about a nationally watched case in Southern California in which parents have been fighting to take over an underperforming elementary school. Have a question you'd like Dan

Tags: |

Capitol Alert
AM Alert: CA Senate panel looks at November tax measures

Aug 8, 2012

VIDEO: Dan Walters, in today's report, talks about a parent "revolution" in a small Southern California town. Four November ballot measures come under scrutiny this morning as the Senate Governance

Tags: |

HealthyCal.org
Agency offers in-home, palliative care to children

Aug 7, 2012

By Melissa Flores While there are many agencies that provide in-home help for adults with temporary, chronic and terminal illnesses, too few offer these services for children. That's where Coastal Kids Home Care comes in.

Tags: | |

HealthyCal.org
Santa Cruz mobilizes to house 180 chronic homeless and save money

Aug 7, 2012

As part of a national campaign to find housing for 100,000 homeless people, Santa Cruz government agencies, businesses and community organizations are trying to house 180 chronically homeless people in their community. Programs in Los Angeles and elsew...

Tags: | |

California Political News and Views
Vandals splash and trash cop cars in Oakland and San Fran

    Vandals splash and trash cop cars By: Mike Aldax, SF Examiner,  08/06/12 Six police cruisers were vandalized at

California Political News and Views
Poway Schools: Borrow $105 Million–Pay back $982 Million!!!!

    Ponzi Financing in Poway California Based on Massively Rising Property Values Mish’s Global Economic Trend Analysis,  8/7/12 Poway

Stay connected to Sacramento Connect

Follow Sacramento Connect on Twitter  Find Sacramento Connect on Facebook  Sign up for the Sacramento Connect Newsletter

Advertisement

Categories

Advertisement



Newest Partners