We should not be creating a false dichotomy that is a by-product of this deal—pitting clean air against clean water. We know all Californians can, and must, have both.-State Sen. Bob Wieckowski prior to being the lone vote in the Legislature against funding clean water projects for poor communities with money set aside for greenhouse gas emissions.
Legislation that would help the City of Oakland finance infrastructure and transportation projects for a new ballpark at […]
When Assemblymember Rob Bonta spoke in support of a proposal last Tuesday for Oakland officials to begin collecting […]
Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed a similar bill unanimously passed by the Legislature in 2016, citing budgetary concerns.
At the same time acknowledging the need to diversify its mix of new housing, the San Leandro City […]
The State Senate settled a lawsuit filed last year by a former legislative aide for East Bay State […]
A Trump administration proposed rule change that would greatly affect immigrants in California and elsewhere is being met […]
Nancy Skinner’s police transparency bill passed the State Senate Wednesday by a 25-11 vote.