Tobacco Companies Give $17M To Defeat Cigarette Tax MeasureTobacco companies are giving about $17 million to defeat a proposed cigarette tax that's quickly attracting some of the highest spending among the initiatives on California's November ballot.
$15 Minimum Wage Qualifies For California's November BallotA proposal to raise California's minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2021 qualified Tuesday to appear on the statewide November ballot.
Brown Opens Up Spending In Campaign's Final MonthAfter months of stockpiling his campaign cash, Gov. Jerry Brown has begun spending big to boost the prospects of the water bond and rainy day fund measures on the November ballot, according to campaign finance reports filed Thursday.
Californians To Vote On $7.5B Water Plan In NovemberDriven to action by the state's historic drought, California lawmakers on Wednesday voted to place a $7.5 billion water plan before voters in November.
Transgender Rights Repeal Misses California BallotA referendum to overturn a new California law that provides transgender students certain rights in public schools will not appear on the November ballot.
LA Supervisors Approve Transit Tax Extension On Fall BallotThe Los Angeles Board of Supervisors Tuesday agreed to put a proposed 30-year sales tax extension for transportation projects on the November ballot.
California Dream Act Challengers Consider Next StepThe effort to overturn a part of the California Dream Act is not going away even though opponents failed to get enough signatures to put the issue on the November ballot.