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Rob Reiner is one of the big names spearheading Measure R. (credit: CBS)

Big Stars Band Together In Malibu To Try To Limit The Number Of Large Chain Stores

Rob Reiner believes the big chain stores are effectively killing the mom and pop stores that give a community its personality.

08/28/2014

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Ethics Panel Suggests Offering $1,000 Cash Prizes To Lure LA Voters

It may soon pay to be a voter in the city of Los Angeles.

08/14/2014

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‘Freedom Initiative’ Calls For $23 Cap To Parking Fines In LA

Staffers with Mayor Eric Garcetti’s office Thursday met with several leaders of a group seeking to cap parking fines at $23 per citation in Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/12/2014

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Voters Approve Open Government, Veterans Measures

Proposition 41 led with 66 percent of the vote, with 1.8 million ballots counted. It redirects $600 million in existing veterans bonds to buy, build and renovate apartments and multi-family homes for low-income veterans

06/03/2014

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Southland Voters Hit The Polls For 2014 Primary Election, As Turnout Looks To Hit All Time Low

The LA County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk is urging Californians to hit the polls for Tuesday’s primary amid concerns a mere 20 percent of eligible voters will show up to cast their ballots.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/03/2014

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Initiative To Reform Calif. Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Qualifies For Ballot

A wide-ranging initiative that would dramatically alter medical malpractice lawsuits in California has qualified for the November ballot, officials said Friday.

05/16/2014

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Death-Penalty Reform Initiative Pushed To 2016

A coalition of law enforcement officers, prosecutors and crime victims announced Friday that it will wait until November 2016 to place a death-penalty reform measure on the ballot.

05/10/2014

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Mayor’s Proposal To Hire More Parking Enforcement Officers Met With Strong Criticism

Critics charge the new enforcement hires could generate $5 million in additional revenue, but Garcetti says the parking ticket rebellion may be premature. KCAL9’s Dave Bryan reports.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/22/2014

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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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