Tuesday, December 18 2018

California

Dan Bacher: West Coast Commercial Crab Fishermen Sue Fossil Fuel Industry

Nov. 15, 2018 - On the day before the commercial crab season was scheduled to begin on most of the California coast, the West Coast’s largest commercial fishing...

California CCAs Achieve 2,000-Megawatt Milestone for New Renewables

Concord, Calif. November 15, 2018 - The California Community Choice Association (CalCCA) is pleased to announce that community choice aggregators (CCAs) in the state...

The many ways climate change worsens California wildfires

November 15, 2018 - California has been ravaged by record wildfires in recent years. 2017 was the state’s costliest and most destructive fire season...

Kristin Olsen | My turn: GOP is dead in California. A new way must...

Nov. 13, 2018 - The California Republican Party isn’t salvageable at this time. The ...

CSU Will Accommodate Applicants Affected by California Wildfires

November 13, 2018 – The California State University (CSU) has announced accommodations for applicants affected by recent wildfires who are applying for...

SF City Attorney Herrera challenges legality of Whitaker’s appointment as Acting U.S. Attorney General

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 12, 2018 - City Attorney Dennis Herrera released the following statement after he sent...

California residents forced to evacuate could tap insurance for cost reimbursement

BUTTE/LOS ANGELES/VENTURA, Calif. Nov. 11, 2018 - Thousands of residents from Butte,...

California Secures Federal Assistance to Support Communities Impacted by Wildfires

SACRAMENTO November 9, 2018 - Acting Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that the President and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have granted California’s request,...

State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Announces Funding Relief for Schools Closed by Wildfires

SACRAMENTO November 9, 2018 - State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced today that assistance is available for any schools forced...

Federal Judge Halts Offshore Fracking Pending Further Review

Los Angeles, Nov. 9, 2018—A federal judge issued an order ...

CHP Acts Against Adult Distracted Drivers

SACRAMENTO, Calif. Nov. 9, 2018 – Distracted driving is a problem across all age groups. ...

AG Becerra Denounces Trump Administration Plan to Roll Back Civil Rights Protections for LGBTQ...

SACRAMENTO, Nov. 9, 2018 – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra today sent a letter to President Trump,...

Feinstein on Firing of Jeff Sessions

Washington November 7, 2018 - Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) today released the following statement on the firing of Attorney General Jeff Sessions:

Realtors’ Prop 5 Tax Break for Wealthy Property Owners Suffers Crushing Defeat at Polls

Sacramento, CA, Nov. 6, 2018 – Health care workers, educators, firefighters and the No on Prop 5 coalition dealt a significant blow...

Polls Now Open in California

SACRAMENTO November 6, 2018 - Today, California voters will head to the polls to vote in the general elections for U.S. Senator,...

CDFW Now Accepting Proposals for Ecosystem Restoration and Protection Projects

Nov. 5, 2018 - The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is now accepting proposals for ecosystem restoration and protection projects...

State Lands Commission Seeks to Intervene in Tijuana River Litigation

Sacramento, CA, Nov. 2, 2018 – The California State Lands Commission has requested to join in the State’s litigation to halt the flow of...

California Law Allows Time Off to Vote on Election Day

SACRAMENTO, Nov. 2, 2018 – To ensure that all voters have time to vote on Election Day, November 6, California law permits employees to...

Bureau of Cannabis Control Approves First Annual Licenses for Commercial Cannabis Activity

SACRAMENTO, Calif. November 2, 2018 - The Bureau of Cannabis Control (Bureau) today announced it has approved the issuance of annual licenses for 12 commercial...