Recent News in the 13th District

August 20, 2014

Sacramento Bee: The state Assembly approved legislation Wednesday requiring a state agency to negotiate public access to a secluded beach south of Half Moon Bay that requires going through a billionaire's private waterfront property.

August 18, 2014

Sacramento Bee: Questionable campaign practices at the state and local level prompted state lawmakers to approve three reform bills Monday, including one adopted after a lobbyist was fined for hosting fundraisers at his home.

August 15, 2014 A law banning the practice of charging people for the removal of their mugshots from the internet was signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown Friday.

August 15, 2014

San Mateo County Times: A proposed law to allow public access to Martins Beach passed one of its last major obstacles Thursday in the state Legislature, overcoming intense lobbying by Silicon Valley venture capitalist Vinod Khosla, the property's owner.