November, 2010

State Court's Clarity On Free Speech

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

This article was first published in the Freeman. NOV. 28, 2010 By STEVEN GREENHUT When kids get into complex arguments about who did what to whom, parents can usually sort through the miasma by focusing on a few key points. Whose toy is it? Which one of you threw the first punch? And likewise, al...

CIRM's Politics of Personal Enrichment

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

NOV. 28, 2010 Newspaper report exposes exorbitant salaries at state stem cell agency but understates waste and scientific failure By K. LLOYD BILLINGSLEY The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, the $3 billion state stem cell agency created by Proposition 71 in 2004, has made front-pag...

Reviewing Arnold's Disaster

Sunday, November 28th, 2010
Reviewing Arnold's Disaster

NOV. 28, 2010 By JOHN SEILER Although Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger keeps insisting he's not a lame duck, he is. As he leaves office, the best biography of him so far has come out, "The Governator: From Muscle Beach to His Quest for the White House, the Improbable Rise of Arnold Schwarzenegger," by...

State Has Yet To Hit Bottom

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

NOV. 28, 2010 Anyone who has dealt with a loved one deeply involved in some destructive behavior understands that there's only so much you can do until the person hits whatever low point is necessary to spark a commitment to turn things around. I think of my beloved California in the same light. W...

Brown May Downsize Commissions

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

NOV. 28, 2010 Gov.-elect Jerry Brown has a reputation for being frugal. Throughout his recent campaign, he referenced his unabashed personal frugality and said that if elected, it would translate to the governor’s office. Already, there are reports that Brown will not be making nearly the numbe...

Merc: Prison Overcrowding Reaches Supremes

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

LAT: Officials Examine Error-Free Hospitals

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

Bee: Mmmm… Toxic Trash

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

Bee: Humboldt Pot Growers Going Legit

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

SUT: Lawmaker Trip Details Kept Secret

Sunday, November 28th, 2010