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February 04, 2014

Sacramento Bee: The “chip” is coming. Amid relentless revelations of cyberthieves stealing our credit card and other personal data, there’s a renewed push to fortify the plastic cards sitting in millions of Americans’ wallets.The “chip” is coming. Amid relentless revelations of cyberthieves stealing our credit card and other personal data, there’s a renewed push to fortify the plastic cards sitting in millions of Americans’ wallets.

February 04, 2014

ABC7 News, KGO-TV: The city of San Bruno is suing the California Public Utilities Commission in hopes of getting access to sensitive documents. Documents the city says the commission is hiding from the public.

February 04, 2014

Mercury News: The city of San Bruno, site of a deadly natural gas explosion caused by PG&E, on Tuesday sued the state Public Utilities Commission to force the release of documents that the city says will shed light on what it describes as a cozy relationship between the regulatory agency and the giant utility it oversees.

January 24, 2014

CBS SF Bay Area: A new law is being proposed in California, after hundreds of advanced placement test scores were invalidated due to testing irregularities at Mills High School in Millbrae.

January 24, 2014

The Almanac: Flegel's Home Furnishings, which is observing its 60th anniversary in Menlo Park this year, has been named Small Business of the Year in state Senator Jerry Hill's 13th Senatorial District.

January 10, 2014

InsideBayArea.com: Those who collect data with automatic license plate readers would be prohibited from selling or sharing it except among law enforcement agencies, under a bill introduced Friday by a Bay Area state senator.

January 10, 2014

The Almanac: State Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, has introduced a bill that would prevent law enforcement agencies from selling data gathered by license-plate-reading cameras to private parties such as parking and car-repossession companies.

January 08, 2014

Palo Alto Weekly: Midtown Palo Alto resident Annette Glanckopf Ashton will receive the 13th Senate District Community Champion award on Jan. 11 for her tireless work toward community disaster preparedness and bringing the community together, State Senator Jerry Hill's office said.

January 07, 2014

Los Angeles Times: The state Senate's Environmental Quality Committee has scheduled a hearing on the Department of Toxic Substances Control's oversight of hazardous waste operations in California, officials announced Tuesday.

January 06, 2014

Half Moon Bay Review: Entering a feud between public health and agriculture interests, state Sen. Jerry Hill is proposing a statewide ban on the widespread practice of giving farm animals antibiotics without a medical need for doing so.