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Leading Off : • NC Redistricting : On Monday, the Supreme Court vacated a ruling from North Carolina's highest court that had upheld Republican-drawn maps of the state's congressional and ...
by David Nir
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 05:00 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Six California Democratic Senators voted against California SB-810 Single‑payer health care coverage. Link to SB-810 bill text at California Legislative Information . One is no longer a Senator.
by linkage
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Mar 23, 2014 at 01:38 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
The power of the petroleum industry in California may be unparalleled in the states. Its lobbying machine is stupendously successful.  For instance, California remains the only significant oil ...
by Consumer Watchdog
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 11:53 AM PST with 11 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 34 comments on Mon Feb 25, 2013 at 05:00 AM PST with 16 Recommends
In yet one more example of the revolving door between government and huge corporations that defines politics in California now, State Senator Michael Rubio (D-Bakersfield) today suddenly announced ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Feb 23, 2013 at 02:27 PM PST with 20 Recommends
APOLOGY Unfortunately, I spectacularly misspelled California Senator Michael Rubio's name in this morning's article. It was MICHAEL Rubio of Bakersfield whose key vote saved our bill--AB 1657-- ...
by diverdonreed
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Jun 30, 2012 at 06:53 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Tomorrow is it. That's the deadline for the California State Senate to vote on SB 810, Single Payer health care for California. They have nineteen votes; they need two more. They took a vote a week ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 29 comments on Mon Jan 30, 2012 at 10:08 AM PST with 103 Recommends
by David Nir
Comment Count 49 comments on Wed Dec 28, 2011 at 05:00 AM PST with 7 Recommends
by David Nir
Comment Count 123 comments on Fri Aug 19, 2011 at 05:00 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
by David Nir
Comment Count 115 comments on Wed Aug 03, 2011 at 05:00 AM PDT with 14 Recommends