As our country’s economy has limped along from one crisis to another over the past several years, the impact of state and federal austerity measures … read more.
Governor Jerry Brown has included AB 1263, the Medical Interpreters Bill, in a group of bills passed by the California legislature that he vetoed. As … read more.
In 2008, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger signed SB 375, the first piece of legislation in any state that tied transportation choices to greenhouse gas emissions … read more.
Governor Jerry Brown signed into law Thursday the "Governor's Economic Development Initiative," which radically overhauls California's troubled Enterprise Zone program. The signing took place in … read more.
The victory in the state Assembly was a narrow one, but a victory nonetheless for Governor Jerry Brown and opponents of California’s troubled enterprise … read more.
(Editor's Update: Luke Dowling's June 25 piece below references Governor Jerry Brown's proposal to restructure California's controversial enterprise zone program. Last night the state … read more.
The fight over California's enterprise zone program continued last Friday when John Burton, chairman of the California Democratic Party, proposed a measure for the … read more.
In How Enterprise Zones Are Killing the California Dream, Frying Pan investigative reporter Gary Cohn looked at the impact of the controversial program, including … read more.
John Thomas and Hans Burkhardt have a lot in common. For more than 17 years each man had a good paying union job, with … read more.
The walking, talking, governing refutation of the notion that there are no second acts in American lives is on a roll in California. “I’ve never … read more.
Allowing a governor to make additional cuts to a final state budget is a fairly new development in California and governors have taken to it … read more.