Senator Gaines Opposes Wasteful Budget

Senator Gaines Opposes Wasteful Budget

Sacramento, Ca – Senator Ted Gaines (R-Roseville) issued the following statement regarding the Democrat majority-vote budget bill:   “Revenues shot up but the Legislature’s fiscal IQ stayed flat,” said Senator Gaines. “California has built a $340 billion wall of debt and liabilities and we need to route every single spare dollar towards paying it down. […]

California Calls for Drivers to “Be Work Zone Alert” On State Highways

California Calls for Drivers to “Be Work Zone Alert” On State Highways

Caltrans will unveil a new highway work zone safety campaign featuring kids of Caltrans’ very own workers displayed on nearly 60 billboards statewide asking drivers to “Be Work Zone Alert.” The message combats distracted driving in highway work zones and expands the definition of a work zone beyond “cones.” Caltrans Director Malcolm Dougherty Children of Caltrans […]

BOE Notifies California Retailers of Upcoming Visits

BOE Notifies California Retailers of Upcoming Visits

Sacramento – Retailers throughout the state are receiving letters from the California State Board of Equalization (BOE) notifying them about upcoming visits from Statewide Compliance and Outreach Program (SCOP) teams. The visits are intended to educate retailers about properly reporting sales and use tax, increase compliance with tax laws, and maintain outreach efforts to assure taxpayers […]

Agreement on Pre-K Funding a Modest Step Forward for Educating Our Children and Improving Our State, Says California Fair Share

Agreement on Pre-K Funding a Modest Step Forward for Educating Our Children and Improving Our State, Says California Fair Share

Sacramento, Ca  –  California Fair Share issued the following statement, in response to a tentative agreement among state legislators to fund 43,000 new, full-day Pre-K slots, which will be phased in over the coming years:   “The agreement reached in budget conference committee is a modest step forward for California’s kids, California’s economy and California’s […]

SFO Announces Contest Celebrating Launch of United Airlines Service to Chengdu, China

SFO Announces Contest Celebrating Launch of United Airlines Service to Chengdu, China

San Francisco, Ca…San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is welcoming United Airlines’ new non-stop service to Chengdu, China by hosting an “SFO to Chengdu” contest on Facebook. United Airlines begins flights from SFO three times per week on June 9, 2014. The contest invites contestants to like SFO on Facebook and answer three questions about United’s […]

Agents Bust Methamphetamine Conversion Lab, Seize Drugs Valued at $7.2 Million

Agents Bust Methamphetamine Conversion Lab, Seize Drugs Valued at $7.2 Million

SAN BERNARDINO – Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today announced the arrest of two individuals suspected of operating a methamphetamine conversion lab in San Bernardino County. Agents with a California Department of Justice task force and detectives with the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department seized a total of 206 lbs. of crystal methamphetamine and 250 […]