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State officials recently admitted that they had incorrectly analyzed an alternative proposal to Jerry Brown’s giant water tunnels plan, and now acknowledge that it would be $6 billion cheaper than the governor’s proposal.
House Democrats are targeting Republicans who receive farm subsidies but opposed a stripped-down farm bill with no food stamp assistance.
Unnecessary and onerous across-the-board budget cuts are particularly worrisome considering the unique effects of budget cuts on scientific research.
Rep. George Miller participated in the Congressional Foster Youth Shadow Day in Washington DC with Walnut Creek resident LaToya Mae Brown.
There's no way voters can approve this plan until there's a full analysis of its costs and benefits compared with alternatives.
Five Congressional Democrats have demanded the resignation of a top official in Gov. Jerry Brown's administration for comments the official allegedly made about the future of the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta.
House Democrats are gathering support behind a proposal to raise the minimum wage for hourly and tipped workers.
Rep. George Miller's Contra Costa Times op-ed on the need to raise the federal minimum wage