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A new independent poll of Californians has a rather startling result about the federal health reform: two-thirds of those without insurance say they plan to get covered next year.If that were to happen, about 4 million of California’s estimated 6 million uninsured residents would get coverage.That’s a higher number than many health care experts in California […]
Adding his voice to a rising chorus of criticism, a Democratic assemblyman called on Wednesday for a legislative investigation of a health care website created by California Republicans. Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez, D-Los Angeles, became the latest Cali... […]
Stan Dixon, the longest-serving member of the state Board of Forestry and Fire Protection, left the panel Wednesday as his term expired. Dixon, a former Ferndale mayor and Humboldt County supervisor, was appointed to the board by then-Gov. Gray Davi... […]
Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner, D-Berkeley, announced Tuesday that she plans to introduce a bill in January protecting unpaid interns from workplace discrimination, including sexual harassment. The legislation aims to close a gap in workplace protections... […]
Neel Kashkari, a former U.S. Treasury Department official who is laying the groundwork for a campaign for governor next year, said Wednesday that his personal assets total less than $5 million and that he cannot self-fund a campaign. Kashkari, who is ... […]