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Gov. Brown Signs Bill To Increase Minimum Wage

Gov. Jerry Brown Wednesday signed a bill to increase the state’s minimum wage to $10 an hour by 2016.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/25/2013

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Gov. Jerry Brown Supports Bill To Increase Minimum Wage

Gov. Jerry Brown Wednesday said he supports a bill to increase the state’s minimum wage.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/11/2013

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Statewide Gas Tax Increase Goes Into Effect

California now has the highest gas tax in the nation at 39.5 cents.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/01/2013

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State Insurance Commissioner Calls Anthem Blue Cross’ Rate Hikes ‘Unreasonable’

California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones is accusing Anthem Blue Cross of placing an “unreasonable” rate increase on small businesses.

CBS Los Angeles–01/09/2013

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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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CSU Postpones Talks On Tuition Rate Hikes

The Cal State Board of Trustees on Tuesday postponed a scheduled vote on undergraduate tuition increases.

11/13/2012

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LAPD Chief Warns Layoffs Likely If Voters Reject Sales Tax Hike

A proposed vote next year on a half-cent sales tax increase could affect more than just the city’s finances, according to a dire warning from the head of the Los Angeles Police Department.

11/09/2012

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City Council To Vote On DWP Rate Increase Despite Salary Report

At least one City Council member said a vote will not go forward unless allegations of higher-than-average salaries at the utility are addressed.

09/25/2012

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LA County Property Values Increase

The total assessed value of properties in Los Angeles County is now just over $1 trillion, which is almost $25 billion more than last year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/11/2012

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University Of California Weighs More Tuition Hikes

University of California students could face significantly higher tuition if the state doesn’t increase funding and voters reject the governor’s tax initiative, school administrators said Tuesday.

05/10/2012

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City Council OK’s 3 Percent Water Rate Hike

Department of Water and Power customers will soon see a sizeable rate hike on their water bill.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/09/2012

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LAUSD Superintendent Asks For Tax Increase To Help Pay For Full School Year

Wednesday night was a tough one for LAUSD Superintendent John Deasy, who tried to convince parents and homeowners that a steep tax was necessary to balance the district’s massive budget.

01/25/2012

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UC Regents To Consider Proposal For Massive Tuition Hike

The University of California regents Thursday will discuss plans to impose a massive tuition increase.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/15/2011

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Sign Of The ‘Times’?: LA Times Daily Edition To Increase $1

Starting on Labor Day, the price of a daily edition will increase from 75 cents to $1, while the Sunday issue will go up from $1.50 to $2.00. The price of the weekend edition will remain at $1.50.

08/31/2011

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University of Calif. Targets Out-Of-State Students

Faced with sharp cuts in state funding, the 10-campus system is ramping up its campaign to recruit high-paying students from other states and countries, even as record numbers of California students seek a UC education.

04/30/2011

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