Climate change bill transforms

An end-of-session gut and amend has taken over a bill, SB 605 (Ricardo Lara, D-Bell Gardens and Fran Pavley, D-Agoura Hills). It now creates a new program directing the California Air Resources Board (ARB) to ... » More

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STATE NEWS -  Aug. 26
California bill to delay cap-and-trade expansion finished for year (Aug. 25) Jeremy B. White in the Sacramento Bee

California vs. Texas in fight to attract and retain businesses (Aug. 25) Chris Krikham in the L.A. Times

Plastic bag ban falls short in California Assembly Melanie Mason Patrick McGreevy in the L.A. Times

No easy answers on “career readiness” (Aug. 24) Michelle Maitre in the ED Source

Time running out for California water bill (Aug. 24) Michael Doyle in the Sacramento Bee

Is California too green for Tesla's 'gigafactory'? –  Editorial in the L.A. Times

Charging for paper bags isn't justified (Aug. 25) –  George Skelton in the L.A. Times

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