SACRAMENTO (AP) - A state senator is seeking to halt a newly enacted state law that allows unsupervised parole for thousands of California convicts released from prison after one former inmate was charged with a double homicide in Southern California.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Taxing the rich more to benefit others isn't a new idea, but it has emerged in recent weeks as a potential solution as California tries to salvage its public education system from deep budget cuts.
It may cost buyers of homes in Union Ranch East ultimately $748.14 a year to pay for park and common landscaping maintenance as well as contributing $20,500 annually to an irrigation well replacement fund.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - A quarter of all state parks would close because of budget cuts approved by the state Legislature - from redwood groves along the North Coast to historic mining sites in the Sierra foothills and the Salton Sea in Southern California - under plans announced Friday by Gov. Jerry Brown's administration.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - As part of his revised budget, Gov. Jerry Brown will propose eliminating a state board that has been criticized for providing a highly paid landing spot for termed-out lawmakers looking for work.
It's a perfect fit for a Manteca Redevelopment Agency undertaking - a functional building of historical significance that can be saved from being vacant at the same time bolstering community revitalization.