The legal petition calls on the California Air Resources Board to adhere to it's "moral obligation to reduce greenhouse gases that are helping to drive catastrophic global warming.”
"How many more oil spills and fossil fuel accidents do we need until the city and the state begins to prioritize public health and the environment?"
If signed into law, the bill will "protect employees who fail a certain type of common drug test that detects the main psychoactive compound in marijuana, THC."
Labor advocates are calling the new bill a "groundbreaking step" for low-wage workers.
Los Angeles County is laying out a vision for reducing incarceration and providing care that could have national significance.
The rule will transition California's transportation sector to 100 percent zero-emission vehicle sales by 2035.
In California, hundreds of farmworkers are marching for 24 days to demand better protections against voter suppression in union elections.
“Today we make history; tomorrow we focus on ensuring our SB 54 goals to reduce plastic pollution are met.”
The bill would have required the state’s two enormous public pension funds to divest from fossil fuels, but it was squashed by a Democrat who has taken money from oil and gas companies.
“I hope that the people of Anaheim and our media continue to pursue the question of whether Harry Sidhu was acting alone."