The State of California has entered into an agreement with Verity Health System of California, Inc. that will allow it to use two vacant hospitals as facilities for COVID-19 patients.
The program would be paid for by an Excessive CEO Salary Tax.
Non-partisan government analysts have agreed the Rule would have serious negative repercussions for seniors, the disabled and retired public employees.
A bill that would require a warning label on sugary drinks clears its first committee. The bill’s author says the label allows consumers to make better choices.
“You see them at Starbucks with their suitcases. They have no place to go and they end up on the streets, in a worse situation than they began in.”
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The decision was partly due to a 2030 state deadline requiring hospitals be able to withstand a major earthquake.
The homeless population has been increasing in LA County rapidly. Both the county and city of Los Angles have responded to the issue with financial compensation.
A Soda Tax For Oakland?
Felipa 05/05/2016 - 11:31 AM
On the ballot this November is a 1 cent tax on soda for Oakland voters that is expected to generate $12 million annually.
The Los Angeles City Council voted 14-1 requiring employers to provide at least six days annually of paid family and sick leave.