How Betsy Butler and Mike Eng torpedoed Alex Padilla's sex-pervert bill, SB 1530
Three bills that would make it easier for school districts to fire allegedly bad teachers are being fought by the powerful California Teachers Association. Because bad teachers need to stay on the job longer! Many California Democrats, who have shared bed sheets with the CTA for ages, have been si ... More >>
In a startling upset, Gerrymandering Congressman Howard Berman wins again*OK, so we fibbed in the headline. The final results aren't in. But -- thanks to sleazy incumbent fixing of elections in California by the Berman brothers -- the new crop of California Senators, Assemblymen and Congressm ... More >>
Assemblywoman Julia Brownley.Environmental activists are pushing the state Legislature to pass Assembly Bill 1998, an initiative that would effectively ban stores from giving away single-use plastic bags beginning Jan. 1, 2012. The bill, authored by Santa Monica DemocratJulia Brownley, would ... More >>
Getting an earful from millionaires jets at Santa Monica Airport
Did the County Fed pour it on for Kevin de León at the expense of three who lost?
L.A. Weekly endorsements for next Tuesday’s primary
L.A. Weekly’s choices for June 6