Legwatch 2013-14




Assembly Floor

Source: California Target Book


Manufacturers in this district


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Manufacturers' legislative scorecard
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2011-12: 22% (5-18) OVERALL: 22% (5-18)
  VOTE  Indicates vote for manufacturers' interests or an Abstain vote
2012 votes
AB 1062 - Public social services YES
AB 1500 - Corporation taxes: apportionment: single sales factor: Middle Class Scholarship Fund YES
AB 1990 - Renewable energy resources: renewable feed-in tariff set aside for most impacted and disadvantaged communities YES
AB 2439 - Corporation taxes: disclosure YES
SB 1118 - Solid waste: used mattresses: recycling and recovery YES
SB 1161 - Communications: Voice over Internet Protocol and Internet Protocol enabled communications service NO
SB 1402 - Economic development: California Community Colleges Economic and Workforce Development Program
SB 1458 - School Accountability: Academic Performance Index
SB 535 - California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006: Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund YES
SB 568 - Polystyrene Food Containers YES
SB 863 - Workers' compensation
SB 965 - State and local government NO
2011 votes
AB 559 - Civil actions: costs YES
AB 1155 - Workers’ compensation. YES
SB 202 - Elections: ballot measures YES
SB 116 - Income taxes: exclusions: deductions: sales YES
AB 1062 - Arbitration: appeals YES
AB 1319 - Product safety: bisphenol A YES
AB 724 - Clean Energy Jobs and Investment Act YES
SB 508 - Income and corporation taxes: credits: information and operative time period YES
SB 547 - Public school performance accountability
SB 617 - State government: financial and administrative accountability
SBX1 2 - Energy: renewable energy resources YES
View scorecard for all legislators here


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California bouncing back after a slow start to 2014, report says (Sep. 15) - Sept. 16, 2014
The economic recovery in California struggled through the first half of the year but now is picking ...   Staff in the L.A. Times

Kashkari’s model on business climate: Scott Walker (Sep. 15) - Sept. 16, 2014
So what would Kashkari do to improve the business climate if elected governor? Who’s his role ...  Bob Egelko in the San Francisco Chron.

Garcetti considering ballot measure to halt tax opposed by businesses (Sep. 12) - Sept. 16, 2014
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Thursday he and other elected officials are exploring the ...  David Zahniser in the L.A. Times

Governing the State’s Response to Climate Change - Sept. 16, 2014
California’s continued success in global trade, innovation, entertainment, agriculture and ...   Loren Kaye and Pedro Nava in the Fox & Hounds Daily

Will California PUC President Michael Peevey get a record third term? (Sep. 14) - Sept. 16, 2014
Legislators, lobbyists and Capitol staffers who deal with energy policy are buzzing about whether ...  Marc Lifsher in the L.A. Times

CMTA Capitol Updates
CMTA asks for veto on bag ban

On the last day of session, the Senate passed SB 270 and sent it to the Governor.  Sept. 11, 2014 update

Paid sick leave bill signed

California became only the second state in the Nation to require employers to provide paid ...  Sept. 11, 2014 update

Hazardous waste permitting bill to the Governor

In the final hours of the legislature last Friday, the Senate passed  Sept. 4, 2014 update