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  • Legislature Approves 'Yes Means Yes' Measure

    Friday, August 29, 2014

    California's Senate passed a bill that would require public institutions of higher education to adopt procedures to prevent campus sexual assault and domestic violence, and to assist victims.

  • Jeff Barnard / AP

    Plastic Bag Ban Clears Assembly - This Time

    Thursday, August 28, 2014

    The California Assembly has passed legislation that would ban single-use plastic bags - and impose a minimum 10-cent fee on paper bags - three days after it rejected the bill.

  • Deal Reached On Ride-Sharing Legislation

    Wednesday, August 27, 2014

    Sources tell Capital Public Radio that a deal has been reached for legislation that would tighten regulations for ride-sharing companies.

  • Ben Adler / Capital Public Radio

    Assembly Approves Birth Control Access Bill

    Wednesday, August 20, 2014

    A bill that would require health insurers in California to provide free coverage of all FDA-approved birth control methods has passed the Assembly on a party-line vote.

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  • Capitol Chat: State Controller's Recount

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    Capitol Bureau Chief Ben Adler checks in to talk about a new PPIC report and about the possible ramifications of John Pérez calling off his recount effort in the California State Controller race this week.

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