California Capitol Network
Current state law requires employers to encourage workers in extreme heat conditions to take frequent rest breaks and to drink water. This legislation would make it mandatory.
It appears California lawmakers are set to vote on emergency legislation that would allocate hundreds of millions of dollars for drought relief.
California drivers say talking and texting on cell phones are the biggest traffic safety problems.
Another tuition increase is on the way for California State University students unless the state finds the university a lot more money in next year’s budget.
You’ve heard of the Amber Alert for kidnapped children. But what about a Silver Alert? Orange County Senior Senator Jim Levy says that would help track down someone with Alzheimer’s or another disease who wanders away from their home.
A bill that would impose fines and extra prison time for the use or smuggling of cell phones in California prisons is on its way to the governor.