RIVCO: Mandate to Gov. Brown–60-day window for approving disaster funds

RIVCO: Mandate to Gov. Brown–60-day window for approving disaster funds

Gov. Jerry Brown’s months-long delay in responding to a Riverside County emergency declaration warrants a change in state law to make the executive branch move faster, according to a proposal to be reviewed by the Riverside County Board of Supervisors today. The board will consider an Executive Office request to direct the county’s state lobbyists […]

CRA announces endorsement of Cruz

Rick Reiss and Jennifer Kabbany Special to Valley News The California Republican Assembly (CRA) state body endorsed Ted Cruz with over two-thirds of delegate support at the Presidential Endorsing Convention in Buena Park, Feb. 21. Florida Senator Marco Rubio finished in second place with 11.5 percent of the polling delegates, while prolific businessman Donald Trump placed […]

The Legislature is back in session

The Legislature reconvened for the second half of the 2015-2016 session Jan. 4. Hundreds of bills are being introduced to beat the Jan. 27 deadline for submitting legislation to the Legislative Counsel’s office.  Also two-year bills held over from last year must be heard over the next few weeks. These include my AB 59, extending […]