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Can AB 2923 be knocked out?

Can AB 2923 be knocked out?

  By Richard Eber, California Political News and Views   Next Monday in a obscure Sacramento meeting room, an important event is set to transpire that affects the course of California politics for years to come.  The Senate Appropriations Committee will determine if AB 2923, which has already been passed by the Assembly, is to be […]

California: Legislature Reconvenes After Summer Recess

California: Legislature Reconvenes After Summer Recess

On Monday, August 6, the California Legislature returns from Summer recess with hearings on firearm- and hunting-related bills in both the Senate and Assembly Appropriations Committees. Use the take action button below to contact the respective committee members. The Senate Appropriations Committee is scheduled to meet at 10am on Monday, August 6. Use the take […]

Eber | AB 2923 faces fierce opposition in State Senate

Eber | AB 2923 faces fierce opposition in State Senate

  By Richard Eber, California Political News and Views   The battleground in the Bay Area and the rest of the State is clearly defined.  After the defeat of SB 827 took place in committee, the crony capitalists in Sacramento did not give up their dream of usurping authority from local governments. They still want to […]

California: Gun Bills to be Heard in the Appropriations Committee

California: Gun Bills to be Heard in the Appropriations Committee

On Monday, July 2, AB 3, AB 2103 and AB 2888 will be heard in the Senate Appropriations Committee before the Legislature breaks for Summer Recess on July 6.   Assembly Bill 3, sponsored by Assembly Member Rob Bonta (D-18), would raise the age to purchase firearms and ammunition to 21 years old.  Assembly Bill 2103, […]

Government Unions Run Sacramento

Government Unions Run Sacramento

    By Jon Coupal | Originally published in the California Policy Center June 6 marks the 40th anniversary of voters’ overwhelming approval of Proposition 13, which has been protecting all California taxpayers ever since. Some people mistakenly think Prop. 13 protects only homeowners, because it cut the property tax rate statewide to 1 percent and put a stop […]

Assembly panel unanimously passes bill to limit effect of federal tax overhaul

Assembly panel unanimously passes bill to limit effect of federal tax overhaul

by Chris Reed Despite a fresh warning from the Internal Revenue Service, a key committee in the California Legislature on Friday unanimously advanced legislation designed to shield wealthy residents from the effects of the federal tax overhaul enacted by Congress in December. The tax overhaul ended the previously unlimited itemized deduction for all local and state […]

Push underway to increase California school funding by billions

Push underway to increase California school funding by billions

  By John Fensterwald  Republished with permission | EdSource May 21, 2018 By the time he leaves office early next year, Gov. Jerry Brown will have achieved his goal of  “full funding” for his signature school financing law, the 2013 Local Control Funding Formula. But rather than hang a banner and declare victory, legislators and education […]

Tonight, 5-23-18 Sanctuary State is on the Camarillo City Council Agenda | Where do YOU stand?

Tonight, 5-23-18 Sanctuary State is on the Camarillo City Council Agenda | Where do YOU stand?

    By Deborah Baber Savalla SB 54 is not an immigration issue, SB 54 serves only to protect the illegal criminal aliens. It recycles them back into the community.  If, like me, you believe politicians in Sacramento who voted FOR SB-54 essentially voted AGAINST our Constitution, the ultimate law in our land, then join […]

California: Senate Appropriations Scheduled to Hear Firearm-Related Bills on Monday, May 7

California: Senate Appropriations Scheduled to Hear Firearm-Related Bills on Monday, May 7

On Monday, May 7, the Senate Appropriations Committee is scheduled hear SB 1311 and SJR 24 at 10:30 a.m. in the John L. Burton Hearing Room (4203).   Please use our TAKE ACTION button below to contact the members of the Senate Appropriations Committee and urge them to SUPPORT SB 1311 and OPPOSE SJR 24. Senate […]

Anti-homeschooling Bill Defeated in California 

Anti-homeschooling Bill Defeated in California 

Sacramento, CA—They came by the hundreds, perhaps thousands, easily exceeding the capacity of the legislative committee hearing room and making their presence felt throughout the State Capitol.  And at the end of a very long day, homeschooling families scored a major victory—defeat of a bill with serious privacy and safety implications. For more than three […]