Welcome, visitor! [ Register | LoginRSS Feed

Comments Off on Governor Brown Seeks Fourth Term

Governor Brown Seeks Fourth Term

| Blog | February 28, 2014

Governor Jerry Brown announced that he will run for re-election “I’ve lived here my whole life. I love this state and will do my utmost to enable California to keep faith with its past and pave the way for a future as bold as our forebears would expect.” Brown tweeted to his 1 million followers […]

Comments Off on Cities Can Fight Against Foreclosures

Cities Can Fight Against Foreclosures

| Blog | February 27, 2014

Cities can join together to help residents with foreclosures The housing market still comprises millions of underwater mortgage-holders facing foreclosures (between 6 and 16 million, depending on who you ask). Many of homeowners are battling against creditors who are trying to foreclose and or evict them. But Cities can Help. The Home Defenders League, is […]

Comments Off on Teachers Dismissal Rules Proposal

Teachers Dismissal Rules Proposal

| Blog | February 27, 2014

State Sen. Lou Correa Introduces Bill (SB) 843 -Teachers  Sen. Lou Correa introduced a Senate Bill (SB) 843, that would simplify the proceedings for the dismissal of California educators accused of misconduct. Currently, an educator that has been fired in California may appeal to a state panel of an administrative law judge and two educators. The […]

Comments Off on Democratic Majority in Legislature Is Threatened

Democratic Majority in Legislature Is Threatened

| Blog | February 24, 2014

Calderon Indictment Threatens Democratic Majority in the Legislature State Senator  Ronald S. Calderon and former Assemblyman Tom Calderon  were charged with accepting bribes, and money laundering. Sen. Calderon was charged with accepting $100,000 in bribes, plane trips, gourmet dinners and trips to resorts, in exchange for action on legislation involving film  tax credits and workers’ compensation. His brother Tom Calderon […]

Comments Off on B Corporations – Business Can Serve The Greater Good

B Corporations – Business Can Serve The Greater Good

| Blog | February 22, 2014

B Corporations B Corporations are certified by the nonprofit B Lab to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency. Today, there is a growing community of more than 950 Certified B Corps from 32 countries and 60 industries working together toward 1 unifying goal: to redefine success in business. Certified B […]

Comments Off on Governor Brown – State of the State Address

Governor Brown – State of the State Address

| Blog | February 14, 2014

Governor Brown Delivers 2014 State Of The State Address In this video courtesy of The California Channel, The Governor delivers his annual address to the California Legislature. The Governor has done a pretty darn good job! Gov. Brown highlighted his education accomplishments that marked the final address of his current term and laid out priorities for the coming year […]

Comments Off on California Ballot Measures – June 2014

California Ballot Measures – June 2014

| Blog | February 13, 2014

  List of Ballot Measures That Have Qualified  The following is a list of ballot measures that have qualified for June 2014 election.  June 2014 Statewide Ballot Measures Proposition 41 — AB 639. (Chapter 727, 2013), Pérez. Legislative Bond Act Veterans Housing and Homeless Prevention Bond Act of 2014: Veterans Housing and Homeless Prevention Act of […]

Comments Off on Lobbyist Pay To Play

Lobbyist Pay To Play

| Blog | February 12, 2014

  Pay to Play in the State Capital – Lobbyist The newest scandal reveals how business actually gets done in Sacramento — and it’s not pretty, particularly if you care about the environment. By Robert Gammon The latest political scandal to rock Sacramento offered a rare glimpse this past week into how business actually gets done in […]