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Controversy Surrounds Proposal That Would Increase Malpractice Damage Cap

A proposal that would increase the malpractice damage cap, which has remained at $250,000 for several decades, has gotten mixed reactions in California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/21/2014

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Race Is On Among Pot Supporters To Get Issue On Calif. Ballot

The race is on among marijuana supporters to get the issue on the California ballot in November.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/07/2014

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Poll: Voters Turn Against California Bullet Train

A new poll finds a majority of California voters want the $68-billion bullet train project stopped and consider it a waste of money.

09/28/2013

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Senate Passes Bill On Non-Citizen Poll Workers

The state Senate on Monday approved legislation that would allow immigrants who are not U.S. citizens to assist voters casting a ballot.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/08/2013

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City Council Votes To Put Sales Tax Increase On March Ballot

The Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to place a half-cent sales tax increase on the March ballot.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/20/2012

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Californians Reject Prop 38, Prop 30 Trails In Early Returns

Voters rejected Proposition 38 Tuesday night, which would have increased taxes to fund education.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/06/2012

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Fewer Southland Voters Expected To Cast Ballots On Election Day

Voters across Southern California began heading to the polls early on Tuesday ahead of what was expected to be a smaller turnout than previous years.

11/06/2012

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CBSLA’s Sample Election Ballot

Enter your address and print out our sample election ballot to better prepare yourself for the Nov. 6 election.

11/05/2012

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Unions Claim Prop 32 Would Rob Them Of Political Power

Labor union members claim Proposition 32, which would limit how unions raise money for California political campaigns, would rob them of their political power.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/19/2012

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Supporters Of Similar Calif. Tax Hike Measures In Attack Mode

Two similar California tax hike initiatives might be defeated in November if supporters of both ballot measures continue to aggressively attack one another.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/09/2012

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Fed Crackdown On Pot Shops Extends To LA

Nearly a year after U.S. attorneys in California pledged to crack down on medical marijuana, federal prosecutors filed three lawsuits Tuesday against properties in Los Angeles that house pot shops and sent 68 letters warning other sites to close or face possible charges.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/25/2012

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More Than 17M Californians Registered To Vote For Presidential Election

The secretary of state’s office reports that more than 17 million Californians are registered to vote ahead of the November presidential election, or nearly 73 percent of those who are eligible to cast a ballot.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/21/2012

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The Curious Case Of 2 Men Named Bob Baker

Two San Clemente City Council candidates who share the same name were battling Thursday over who’s name will appear first on the Nov. 6 ballot.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/30/2012

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Activists To Deliver 50,000 Signatures To Suspend Pot Dispensary Ban

A citywide ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in Los Angeles could be suspended on Wednesday even before it takes effect.

08/29/2012

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Anaheim City Council Holds Special Meeting To Discuss City Leader Elections

The Anaheim City Council is holding a special meeting Wednesday to discuss whether to change the way they elect city leaders.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2012

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