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Breitbart California in Sacramento (Joel Pollak / Breitbart News)

Sacramento Politicians Abuse Ballot Measure Committees for Cash

California legislators have found a way around pesky limits on political contributions to their own campaigns with the golden goose of loosely-controlled, and not closely monitored, candidate-controlled ballot measure committees, the San Jose Mercury News reports.

Brown at High-Speed Rail Groundbreaking (AP)

Congress to Hold Hearings on High-Speed Rail

Congress plans to hold hearings on California’s controversial Los Angeles-to-San Francisco high-speed rail project, as estimates from the project’s lead contractor predicted significant cost overruns that the rail authority is attempting to deny.

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California Bill: Illegals Who are Victims of Crime Can stay

A bill granting deportation protection to illegal immigrants in California who have been victims of violent crime is currently awaiting signature from Gov. Jerry Brown. SB 674, or, the Immigrant Victims of Crime Equity Act, passed the state Assembly by

Jerry Brown Black Lives Matter protest (Natasha Minsker / ACLU / Twitter)

Black Lives Matter, CAIR ‘Shut Down’ Jerry Brown’s Office

Occupiers from Black Lives Matter and the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) descended upon California’s capitol Wednesday by the hundreds, demanding state legislators pass a new bill on racial profiling, and calling on Governor Jerry Brown to sign it.

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Report: California Leaders Often Use Private Emails for Official Business

The Hillary Clinton email scandal has shined a bright light on the use of private email accounts by elected officials and prompted a survey by the Associated Press into the use of said email accounts by California’s four legislative leaders and eight top elected officers.