Democratic Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia Cleared Of Groping Allegations, Will Face Disciplinary Actions For 'Vulgar Language'Democratic Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia was cleared Thursday of groping allegations brought forth by a former legislative staffer.
When 'Yes Means Yes': Assembly Passes Campus Sexual-Assault BillCalifornia is on the brink of becoming the first state to define when "yes means yes" while investigating sexual assaults on college campuses.
Lawmakers To Vote On $108B Spending PlanLawmakers are facing a Sunday deadline to pass a $108 billion spending plan that will meet Gov. Jerry Brown's demands for a rainy day fund and paying down debt while allocating some of the surplus to programs benefiting lower-income Californians.
Sebastian Ridley-Thomas Wins Race For State AssemblyA Democrat has won a special election for a vacant L.A.-area legislative seat, bolstering the party's supermajority in the state Assembly.
'Ghost Voting' In State Assembly Finds Lawmakers Voting For OthersA voting method in the California State Assembly that some legislators call "common practice" is coming under fire from government watchdogs.
California Assembly Approves Fracking BillThe measure includes a requirement that drillers disclose the chemicals they use in the process of hydraulic fracturing.
Bill Prohibiting Tickets At Broken Meters Passes AssemblyA bill that would prohibit cities from ticketing cars parked at broken meters passed the State Assembly on Thursday and is headed for the Senate.
Assemblyman Returns From Afghanistan, Prepares To Rejoin Assembly Assemblyman Jeff Gorell returned home from Afghanistan to a warm welcome from friends and family and plans to return to the Assembly this month.