Senator Ted Lieu

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LA City Council Approves Law For Rewards Reporting ‘Swatters’

An ordinance allowing the city to offer rewards in “swatting” pranks was approved Wednesday by the Los Angeles City Council.


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New Legislation Aims To Reform Hospital Billing Practices

A state senator hopes new legislation will help curb the sticker shock many Angelenos face after a visit to the hospital.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/23/2012

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South Bay Senator To Call For Boycott After Lowe’s Pulls Ads From Muslim-American TV Show

A state senator from South Bay says he’s outraged that the company Lowe’s reportedly pulled its advertising from a cable television show about Muslim Americans.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/11/2011


Torrance Democrat’s Bill Banning Teens’ Use Of Tanning Beds Signed Into Law

California will become the first state to make it illegal for teenagers under age 18 to use tanning beds under a bill signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown.


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Bill That Would Ban Teens From Tanning Beds Closer To Law

A bill that would ban minors from fake baking is a step closer to becoming law.