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Gov. Jerry Brown nominated a Mexican-born Stanford law professor on Tuesday to the California Supreme Court, continuing a trend to diversify and shift one of the most influential courts in the country to the left.
A half-dozen states with backlogs for Medicaid enrollees were facing a federal deadline Monday to create plans for getting those low-income residents enrolled in health coverage.
The former Georgetown University law student who gained national attention for being denied a chance to testify in Congress for health plan contraception coverage — and then was subjected to degrading comments by radio host Rush Limbaugh &...
A group of California lawmakers will visit Central America next week to learn about the immigration challenges that are contributing to the U.S. border crisis.
Republican lawmakers on Thursday asked Gov. Jerry Brown to resist union pressure to appeal a Los Angeles judge's decision striking down tenure and other job protections for California teachers.
The federal health care overhaul has provided coverage for millions of Americans, but it has only chipped away at one of its core goals: to sharply reduce the number of people without insurance.
By Judy Lin -- Capitol Alert With the budget 32 days late, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger met privately with Senate Republicans for about an hour Tuesday in his office. Republicans immediately went into caucus. As he left the governor's offi...
By Judy Lin - Capitol Alert Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger says the budget impasse is now compromising California's forest firefighting capabilities. Sound familiar?
By Judy Lin -- Capitol Alert It looks like the budget stalemate will continue one more day. Senators have been instructed to stay within 1 hour of the Capitol, ready to meet at the call of President Pro Tem Don Perata, but there are no signs...
By Judy Lin -- Capitol Alert Senate Democratic leader Don Perata Thursday pressed Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger to get involved in budget talks to keep the situation under control.