Democratic State Senator
Democratic State Senator, representing parts of San Diego and Riverside counties and all of Imperial County, and Chair of the Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Committee
The budget drama continues in Sacramento, where the Governor and the Legislature are under pressure to close a $24 billion budget gap with no time to spare.
Jun. 16, 2009from Which Way, L.A.?
The Assembly and Senate were supposed to pass a state budget almost a month ago. Last week the Assembly passed a $145 Billion dollar spending plan and left on vacation.
Jul. 25, 2007from Which Way, L.A.?
Josh Barro and Ken White talk about Attorney General Bill Barr firing the top federal prosecutor in New York and a surprise order on the Michael Flynn case.
Jun. 24from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
School is scheduled to begin on August 18 for more than half a million students in LAUSD.
Jul. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Many camps decided not to reopen this summer. Some are going all virtual, while others are going bankrupt.
Jun. 29from Greater LA
Streams for Kendrick Lamar’s hit song “Alright” skyrocketed as protests broke out following the death of George Floyd.
Jun. 29from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Throughout the uprisings inspired by the killings of Eric Garner, Breonna Taylor, Freddie Gray and so many other Black victims, white leaders refused to learn from Black Lives Matter,…
Jul. 10from Scheer Intelligence
T he LA County Board of Supervisors recently voted to close Men's Central Jail and replace it with permanent supportive housing at "Restorative Care Villages.” Supervisor Hilda L.
Jul. 9from Greater LA
Read this post from Josh Barro about new changes on Left, Right & Center.
Jul. 1from Left, Right & Center
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced on Monday that international students will not be allowed to stay in the U.S. if they cannot take in-person college courses this fall.
Jul. 7from Greater LA
A Facebook post looking for Black video editors sparked hateful comments and allegations of “anti-white racism,” drawing attention to Hollywood’s lack of diversity and reluctance to…
Jun. 25from Greater LA