Category: State

Automatic voter registration

On Saturday, October 10th, 2015 Governor Jerry Brown signed into law measures which will eventually make voter registration automatic for all California citizens who get or renew a California driver’s license. The bill was a priority of newly-elected Secretary of State Alex Padilla, who championed its provisions during his election campaign. California is the second …

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Senator McGuire Speaks to Windsor Democrats

District 2 State Senator Mike McGuire addressed a wide range of concerns during his presentation at the Windsor Democratic Club on July 23. The senator impressed the capacity audience with his work to date in his first term in Sacramento. On of his high priorities was to reverse the trend that has left our state …

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Report on the June 25th meeting

A report by Barry Hirsch: Outside groups spent more than $640 million on ballot measures in our state in 2012 and 2014. When you turn on the tube and stretch out to watch, you’ll find yourself presented with interesting lifestyle choices in those polished commercials spots that pay the freight for your favorite shows. Who …

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