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Lawmakers: Is California homeless spending working?- CalMatters
The state has spent billions of dollars on homelessness in recent years. So why is the crisis getting worse instead of better?That’s what a bipartisan group of California legislators is trying to get to the bottom of by calling for...
Celebration of life for Citrus Heights councilman to be held April 15
A celebration of life has been scheduled to take place this weekend for former Citrus Heights Councilman Steve Miller.The event is set to be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 15, at the Citrus Heights Community Center, according to...
Assembly Public Safety Committee Votes Down School Safety Legislation
SACRAMENTO - Today Assemblyman Josh Hoover (R-Folsom) announced that the Assembly Committee on Public Safety rejected his bill, AB 257, which would have prohibited homeless encampments within 500 feet of a school, daycare center, playground, or youth center. The bill...
Assembly Public Safety Committee Rejects Common Sense Legislation to Reduce Retail Theft
SACRAMENTO - Today Assemblyman Josh Hoover (R-Folsom) announced that the Assembly Committee on Public Safety rejected his bill, AB 75, to restore pre-Proposition 47 penalties for serial theft offenders with multiple prior convictions. The bill was killed on a 2-6...
California Republicans Call on Governor to Prevent Summer Gas Price Surge
In California Legislature, 500 bills beat the deadline
California doesn’t really need 2,600 new laws, right? Nevertheless, state lawmakers proposed 500 new bills on Friday, the 2023 session’s introduction deadline, bringing the total to about 2,600. That’s the most in more than a decade, according to veteran Capitol lobbyist Chris...
Education Advocates Join In Non-Partisan Summit
More than 100 grassroots parent advocates, newly-elected parent school board members and education experts from 26 counties across California came together in Sacramento earlier this month for California Policy Center’s Parents, Not Partisans Legislative Summit.The parent and community leaders who...
Amid litigation and a lost Democratic seat, group urges California lawmakers to rethink costly Capitol project
SACRAMENTO, Calif. —Amid an ongoing lawsuit, continued transparency concerns and voter refusal to reelect the lawmaker who was the face of the effort, opponents of the California Capitol Annex project are urging state leaders to rethink the $1.2 billion plan."We...
Assemblyman Josh Hoover Introduces Legislation to Restore the California Promise on Public Safety, Education, and Housing
SACRAMENTO – Today, newly elected Assemblyman Josh Hoover (R-Folsom) introduced his first package of bills to help restore the California Promise and provide real solutions to some of our state’s most pressing issues including public safety, education, and housing. “It’s time...