State Capitol

Capitol memorial honors 9/11 victims, families

SACRAMENTO — Flags hung at half-staff over the west steps of the state Capitol as more than 60 people gathered Thursday to pay tribute to the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2 ...

Plastic-bag ban faces Senate vote

Legislation to ban single-use plastic bags in California is facing a state Senate Appropriations Committee vote Thursday. Proponents of Senate Bill 270 – otherwise known as ...

Ruffalo: Local Republicans continue to stink up the place

If my only two choices for membership to a political party were Republican or Democrat, I unhesitatingly would opt for the GOP every time. Maybe it’s nothing more than nostalgia ...

Seen & Heard: Bowman visits Capitol

Fourth-grade students from Bowman Elementary School visited the Capitol Tuesday on California Admission Day, commemorating the date California entered the United States of America, ...