The state of California says as many as 600,000 people who receive food stamps could be fast-tracked into Medi-Cal next year if the federal government approves.
An amendment to the US House version of the federal Farm Bill has upset a bipartisan group of California lawmakers. The group has written a letter to House leaders calling for its removal.
California lawmakers will be celebrating the holidays with a larger paycheck this year. Salary increases go into effect today.
The National Weather Service issued a ”Winter Storm Warning” for tomorrow in the eastern Sierra. The cold storm might impact the morning commute and school delays.
Thousands of out-of-town runners will be converging in Sacramento later this week for the annual California International Marathon, or CIM. That means a boost in profits for some businesses.