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 Learning how education funds are spent
L.A. Daily News / Editorials - June 23, 4:12 pm
It's never a good sign when public officials refuse to answer questions. That's what happened when CALmatters reporter Jessica Calefati visited two Los Angeles County school districts in January and asked to review their budgets as part of an ... »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: Legislature, Tom Torlakson, Shirley Weber,
Bills: AB 1321,

 California water chief at helm of Oroville crisis retires
Sacramento Bee - June 23, 4:09 pm
A water manager who led the state's emergency response to the erosion of the nation's tallest dam says he's retiring. Acting Director Bill Coyle made the announcement Friday after nearly … Click to Continue » »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: Eric Wesselman,

 Court reverses corruption counts in California city scandal
Sacramento Bee - June 23, 4:07 pm
A state appeals court on Friday reversed five of 11 criminal counts against an official convicted in a scheme to bilk millions of dollars from a small California city. The … Click to Continue » »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: Robert Rizzo, Ali Saleh,

 MLB: Tigers release reliever Francisco Rodriguez
Los Angeles Times - June 23, 3:30 pm
The Detroit Tigers have released Francisco Rodriguez, one day after the 35-year-old reliever gave up a grand slam to Robinson Cano in his latest rough outing. Rodriguez saved 44 games for the Tigers in 2016, but he is 2-5 with a 7.82 earned-run ... »Read  »E-mail story

 California's climate debate heats up behind closed doors as Gov. Brown pushes to extend cap and trade
Los Angeles Times - June 23, 2:55 pm
The end of annual budget negotiations usually brings a sense of calm to the Capitol, but behind the scenes Gov. Jerry Brown has intensified his efforts to reach a deal with lobbyists and lawmakers on a blueprint for California’s future climate ... »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: Air Resources Board, Environmental Justice, Rob Lapsley, Legislature, Nancy McFadden, Anthony Rendon,

 California politicians are in Dallas despite new ban on state employees traveling to Texas
Los Angeles Times - June 23, 2:55 pm
Los Angeles Times - June 23, 2:55 pm

In this article: Xavier Becerra, Ricardo Lara, Proposition 18,
Bills: SB 4,

 5th GOP senator joins opposition to health bill
San Francisco Chronicle - June 23, 2:46 pm
WASHINGTON — Republican Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada said Friday he opposes the GOP bill that would scuttle much of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, complicating the task party leaders face in guiding the banner legislation through ... »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi, Raul Ruiz,

 Senate panel seeks details on Lynch role in Clinton probe
Yahoo - June 23, 2:31 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans and Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee are seeking information about alleged political interference by former Attorney General Loretta Lynch into the FBI's investigation of Hillary Clinton's use of a ... »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: Hillary Clinton, Dianne Feinstein, Loretta Lynch,

 Striking port truckers take their protest to LA City Hall
L.A. Daily News - June 23, 1:53 pm
Wrapping up a five-day strike at local marine terminals, dozens of port truck drivers marched Friday at Los Angeles City Hall demanding officials get tough on private companies that don't recognize their contract workers as employees.The protest is ... »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: Eric Garcetti, Robert Garcia, Antonio Villaraigosa,

 Man who led state response to Oroville Dam crisis is stepping down
Sacramento Bee - June 23, 1:20 pm
Bill Croyle, who’s been the sometimes controversial public face of the state’s response to the Oroville Dam emergency, announced his retirement Friday as acting director of the Department of Water … Click to Continue » »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: John Laird, water,

 Why the European Union is forging ahead with the Paris Agreement
The Hill / Politics Blog - June 23, 1:20 pm
With the Paris Agreement, the world decided to take responsibility for its present and its future, by committing to preserve the very source of life: our planet and its environment.  The climate change deal is an unprecedented... »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: renewable energy,

 Don't stop worrying about our elections just yet: Susan Shelley
L.A. Daily News / Opinion - June 23, 12:56 pm
Exactly what did the Russians do to interfere in the 2016 election, and what should we do about it?The House and Senate Intelligence committees held separate hearings last week to consider those questions, and the answers were unsettling.Former ... »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: electronic voting, Adam Schiff, Susan Shelley,
Bills: AB 668,

 Donald Trump's Cuba policy will help China and Russia
Sacramento Bee / Opinion - June 23, 12:42 pm
Texas travel Re “Texas, three more states on California’s banned travel list” (The State Worker, June 22): Attorney General Xavier Becerra’s recent action to restrict state-funded travel to states with … Click to Continue » »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: Xavier Becerra, California Teachers Association, Dean Vogel,

 Attorney General Becerra should investigate Exxon over climate change
Sacramento Bee / Opinion - June 23, 12:38 pm
Texas travel Re “Texas, three more states on California’s banned travel list” (The State Worker, June 22): Attorney General Xavier Becerra’s recent action to restrict state-funded travel to states with … Click to Continue » »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: Xavier Becerra, California Teachers Association, Dean Vogel,

 Senators are investigating former AG Loretta Lynch for political interference
CBS News - June 23, 12:03 pm
They wrote four letters seeking information about emails leaked in the hacking of the DNC's computer system last summer »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: Dianne Feinstein, Loretta Lynch,

 Gov. Brown prepares for a new climate battle, and it probably will cost you
Sacramento Bee / Opinion - June 23, 12:00 pm
It’s been miserable out there. Death Valley reached a deadly 127-degree record. Flights were canceled in Phoenix because it isn’t safe to take off when the temperature exceeds 117 degrees. … Click to Continue » »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: Assembly Democrats, Cristina Garcia, Legislature, Nancy McFadden,

 Psychiatric breaks, misspent money for mental illness, farm profits and fisheries
Sacramento Bee / Opinion - June 23, 12:00 pm
Trauma Re “It shouldn’t take a crisis to address mental illness. There’s a better way” (Forum, June 18): Thanks to Mayor Darrell Steinberg and Dr. Cameron Carter for highlighting the … Click to Continue » »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: A.G. Kawamura, John Laird, Darrell Steinberg,

 Wilshire Grand, Tallest Building West Of Mississippi, Opens In Downtown LA
KCBS - June 23, 10:34 am
The $1 billion skyscraper is 73 stories tall and has 889 hotel rooms. »Read  »E-mail story

In this article: Jose Huizar, Hilda Solis, Herb Wesson,


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