Lobbying & Influence

Capitol Alert

FPPC adds reporting rules for California lobbyists

The state’s political watchdog adopted a new lobbying rule Thursday intended to shine a spotlight on ex-lawmakers for hire who use their clout to influence legislation, powerful interest groups behind misleading advertising campaigns and activities currently concealed in a catch-all category of regulatory filings.

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What to know about this weekend's weather forecast

A quick look at this weekend's weather, from the Valley to the mountains and across the nation. Plus, just how strong were those winds on Friday?
What to know about this weekend's weather forecast 0:49

What to know about this weekend's weather forecast

This is how NASA fared in Trump's first hundred days 1:18

This is how NASA fared in Trump's first hundred days

'He lives and dies football': Meet C.J. Beathard, 49ers' 3rd-round QB pick from Iowa 0:48

'He lives and dies football': Meet C.J. Beathard, 49ers' 3rd-round QB pick from Iowa

Protesters sit-in at Sacramento City Hall, want justice for Dazion Flenaugh death 0:44

Protesters sit-in at Sacramento City Hall, want justice for Dazion Flenaugh death