Palmdale— Congressman Kevin McCarthy has endorsed Assemblyman and retired California Highway Patrolman Tom Lackey for re-election. “Tom’s experience as a CHP officer and local elected official are exactly why he has had such a successful first term in the Assembly,” said McCarthy. “His no-nonsense, solutions-based approach makes him the ideal representative ...
February 25, 2016campgeek
Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association | October 28, 2015 - While scores improve for second consecutive year, majority of legislators still flunk. Sacramento, CA — HJTA has released its 2015 Legislative Report Card grading lawmakers on their votes on issues important to taxpayers. The Report Card is intended as a non-partisan tool to ...
October 29, 2015campgeek
Antelope Valley Times | October 27, 2015 - PALMDALE – The U.S. Air Force awarded Northrop Grumman Corp. a contract worth up to $60 billion Tuesday to build the nation’s next-generation stealth bomber — a project that is expected to be a major boon to the local aerospace sector with much ...
October 27, 2015campgeek
Daily Journal | October 7, 2015 - California Assemblyman Jim Wood, D-Healdsburg, held a support gathering Tuesday at Humboldt County Superior Court in Eureka to urge California Gov. Jerry Brown to sign the Medical Marijuana Safety and Regulation Act, with Sunday’s deadline looming. Joining Wood were Assembly members Rob Bonta, D-Oakland, and ...
October 7, 2015campgeek
HometownStation.com | September 9, 2015 - Assembly Bill 353, authored by Assemblyman Tom Lackey, R-Palmdale, amends the Fish and Game Code to allow the implementation and maintenance of Los Angeles County’s Bouquet Canyon Habitat Restoration Project, according to the news release. “The county has worked closely with permitting agencies to develop a ...
September 9, 2015campgeek
June 25, 2015 | Antelope Valley Times SACRAMENTO- Assemblyman Tom Lackey (R-Palmdale) has named Dennis Anderson as the 2015 Veteran of the Year for the 36th Assembly District. Anderson served in the U.S. Army from 1972 to 1975 as an airborne infantryman, and was deployed to the East German Border. Following the ...
June 25, 2015campgeek
June 17, 2015 | PressTelegram.com SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The announcement of a California budget deal has not stopped pleas for the state to spend more on social services, as advocates for people with disabilities came to the state Capitol Wednesday, angry after additional funding for services was left out of ...
June 17, 2015campgeek
June 4, 2015 | CBS Sacramento SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – California took the first step Thursday to regulate its nearly 20-year-old medical marijuana industry, one that lawmakers said currently resembles something out of the “wild, wild West.” AB266 merges what were two competing bills and attempts to set up state regulations that ...
June 4, 2015campgeek
May 30, 2015 | CBSNews State assembly has passed a bill making "lane splitting" legal. That's when a motorcycle rider drives between other vehicles on congested streets and freeways. Ben Tracy brings us up to speed. View Original Publication
May 30, 2015campgeek
May 26, 2015 | SacBee.com It could get more expensive to file a ballot initiative in California. Legislation hiking the filing fee from $200 to $8,000 passed the Assembly on a 46-24 vote Tuesday. In the background lurked a near-universally condemned proposed ballot initiative that seeks to authorize executing homosexuals. While the ...
May 26, 2015campgeek