State of California

New to California and laughing at it

I am fairly new to California and it is a shame to see that the state is the laughingstock of the country. Of course, soon the country will be in the same trouble as the state beca ...

Is it make or break time for state’s ability to govern?

Can California be governed? Whether Tuesday’s resounding defeat of budget reform measures was a new beginning or the beginning of the end, many are asking this question. And de ...

Special election fails to inspire state voters

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Foreclosures, pink slips, higher taxes. An unending run of grim economic news put California voters in a foul mood before Tuesday’s special election. Add in ...

Infrastructure project loans halted by state

A state panel that oversees loans for public works voted Wednesday to stop financing nearly all infrastructure projects in California, halting nearly $4 billion in loans for everyt ...
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