Congresswoman Katie Porter (D, Calif.,) revealed in a subcommittee meeting that a tangled mess of health care bills she was facing was cleared up when a patient advocate told the insurance company Porter had been recently elected to the House of Representatives.
California’s paid family leave law led to new moms breastfeeding more, a study released Monday finds, reflecting a benefit that could be spread nationwide by current proposals for federal PFL.
The share of the adult population in prison has fallen to its lowest point since 1997, a new report released Thursday by the Bureau of Justice Statistics shows.
A 19-year-old man who authorities said gave himself up to police shortly after carrying out a deadly shooting in a Southern California synagogue filled with Sabbath worshippers is also under investigation in connection with an unsolved mosque arson.
California Democratic representative T.J. Cox broke several weeks of silence on an audit from February that blasted a nonprofit for which he served as treasurer, with the congressman seemingly irritated when suggesting there’s been a lack of gratitude for what the nonprofit has done.
The Laguna Beach community is divided over a new police car design featuring the American flag, which some residents complain is frightening and aggressive.
A federal judge has issued a partial stay on Thursday night with regard to his ruling that California’s ammunition magazine ban and confiscation law is unconstitutional.
Sen. Kamala Harris (D., Calif.) on Monday missed a critical vote to secure disaster aid for California to help rebuild after the destruction from wildfires.