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Democratic Senator Roderick Wright. (credit: senate.ca.gov)

Convicted State Senator Take Indefinite Leave

A state senator convicted of perjury and voter fraud took an indefinite leave of absence Tuesday as he awaits sentencing in May.

02/25/2014

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Sen. Bill Emmerson Of Redlands Announces Resignation

Republican state Sen. Bill Emmerson announced Friday that he is resigning in midterm, citing his waning enthusiasm for a job he has held since 2010.

11/09/2013

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New Details Emerge About FBI Sting Of State Senator Ron Calderon

Back in June, FBI agents raided the State Capitol offices of State Senator Ron Calderon.

10/30/2013

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Torrance Senator Renews Call For Hospital Billing Reform

A Southern California lawmaker is set to make a new push in Sacramento for increased transparency in hospital billing.

02/14/2013

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Kwanzaa Creator Says Wisconsin GOP Senator Has ‘Issues’ For Bashing Holiday

The creator of Kwanzaa is fighting back against a Wisconsin GOP state senator who said “almost no black people care” about the holiday and that it’s spearheaded by “white left-wingers” who want to separate the country.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/03/2013

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Only On 2: Senator Sharon Runner Discusses Life-Saving Double Lung Transplant For 1st Time

You may not know her name, but if you’re a parent in California, you’ve been affected by her work.State Senator Sharon Runner, along with her husband, were the driving force behind Jessica’s law – the strongest sexual predator laws in the nation. And while she’s used to fighting for a cause, fighting for her life was something much different. CBS2’s Lisa Sigell has her exclusive story.

03/27/2012

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Lawmaker Pushes For Free Parking At Any Broken Meter In California

A new bill could make sure you don’t come back to a ticket after you leave your car parked at a busted meter without putting in change.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/29/2012

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Ted Lieu Introduces Bill To Regulate Buy Here Pay Here Dealerships

State Senator Ted Lieu of Torrance has introduced a bill in Sacramento aimed at regulating the so-called Buy Here Pay Here auto dealerships.

01/15/2012

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Judge Throws Out 2 Charges Against Inglewood-Area State Senator

A judge in Los Angeles has thrown out two of eight criminal charges against state Sen. Roderick Wright.

03/04/2011

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