56 F
New York
Sunday, April 21, 2019

USDA Faces Multistate Lawsuit over Decision to Reverse School Meal Nutrition Standards

A multistate coalition filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) over its decision to weaken the federal nutrition standards for breakfasts...

California Governor’s Wife Launches Campaign to Close Gender Wage Gap

California Governor Gavin Newsom’s wife is pushing for equal pay for women to close the gender wage gap in the state. On Monday, Jennifer Siebel...
Obamacare logo

Multistate Coalition Argues Obamacare Remains Valid Despite Congress’ Amendment of Individual Mandate

California through Attorney General Xavier Becerra continues to lead multistate coalition defending the Affordable Care Act (ACA) popularly known as Obamacare and the health...

Multiple States File Amicus Brief Challenging Public Charge Rule

A coalition of 19 Attorneys General filed a multistate amicus brief in support of the lawsuit challenging the Trump Administration’s new rule that would...
California

California Accounts 73 Percent of U.S. Jobs Created in February

California accounted for 73 percent or almost three out of four nonfarm jobs that were created in the United States, according to a data...
California Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon

California Assembly Speaker Sends Scathing Letter to Vice Pres. Pence

California Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon wrote a scathing response to Vice President Mike Pence regarding the Trump administration and its policies. On February 28, Pence...

California Jury Orders Johnson & Johnson to Pay $29M in Latest Baby Powder Talcum...

A California jury ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $29 million to a woman who claimed that the talc in the company’s Baby Powder...
California Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to expand paid family leave to six months

Governor Newsom Suspends Death Penalty in California

Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order suspending the death penalty in California on Tuesday. The governor also ordered the withdrawal of the state’s lethal...

Covidien to Pay $20M to Settle Charges for Allegedly Violating False Claims Act

Covidien, a medical supply distributor, agreed to pay $20 million to settle charges alleging that it violated the False Claims Act and the Anti-Kickback...
California Assembly Member Phil Ting

California State Lawmaker Proposes Bill to Seal Misdemeanor Convictions

A California state lawmaker is proposing a legislation that would automatically seal millions of criminal convictions and records, eliminating the barriers for certain low-level...

Must Read

Democrats Double Down on Green New Deal Support

On Friday, Rep. Rashida Tlaib attended a Detroit town hall; the purpose of the town hall centered around reigniting support for the controversial Green...