Gov. Jerry Brown Wednesday signed a bill to increase the state’s minimum wage to $10 an hour by 2016.
Gov. Jerry Brown Wednesday said he supports a bill to increase the state’s minimum wage.
California now has the highest gas tax in the nation at 39.5 cents.
California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones is accusing Anthem Blue Cross of placing an “unreasonable” rate increase on small businesses.
The Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to place a half-cent sales tax increase on the March ballot.
The Cal State Board of Trustees on Tuesday postponed a scheduled vote on undergraduate tuition increases.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Department of Water and Power customers will soon see a sizeable rate hike on their water bill.
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.
The University of California regents Thursday will discuss plans to impose a massive tuition increase.
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.
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.