California State Board of Equalization
Member of the California State Board of Equalization; former Republican Senator representing California's 17th District
The US Supreme Court ruled in 1992 that online retailers don't have to collect sales tax unless they have a physical presence in the state.
Jul. 20, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
Last year, 70% of California voters approved Jessica’s Law —a measure designed to crack down on sexual predators. It prohibits paroled offenders from living within 2,000 feet of a…
Jan. 16, 2008from Which Way, L.A.?
Governor Schwarzenegger once promised to " blow up the boxes " by reorganizing state agencies that are inefficient and sometimes dysfunctional.
Jan. 9, 2008from Which Way, L.A.?
Richard Riggs, Chief Medical Officer at Cedars-Sinai, says his hospital in Beverly Grove has set up triage tents outside the emergency room department and cancelled elective surgeries.
Mar. 18from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis talks about the challenges other nations have struggled with during the pandemic.
Mar. 26from KCRW Features
Health care providers are concerned about protecting themselves and patients as they battle COVID-19. We talk to an emergency room nurse from UCLA Medical Center.
Mar. 24from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In this episode of Studio Berlin, we take a closer look at the city’s cycling infrastructure and Berlin’s mobility law.
Mar. 21from Studio Berlin
To try to curb COVID-19, the Bay Area has ordered a “shelter-in-place” policy for three weeks.
Mar. 17from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Chancellor Angela Merkel's handling of the COVID-19 crisis is being praised around the world.
Mar. 24from Studio Berlin
Doctors and nurses are on the frontlines of dealing with the coronavirus outbreak, and some have been raising concerns that they’re not adequately protected.
Mar. 18from KCRW Features
Several clinics in Santa Barbara have begun testing patients for COVID-19 from their cars, but only certain people qualify.
Mar. 24from KCRW Features
What are renters and landlords doing when rent is due on April 1? One LA City Councilman is fighting for a rent freeze.
Mar. 26from Greater LA