Fed Update: Proposed Budget Cuts Health Care, Education and Infrastructure Spending

Last week, President Trump proposed a $4.1 trillion federal budget for 2018. While it is still up to lawmakers to finalize the budget, it gives insight into the administration's priorities. It includes $1.4 billion toward school vouchers to bolster "school choice" programs in an effort...

Breaking News: Friday Marks Deadline for Bills to Make it Out of House of Origin

Lawmakers in Sacramento rush this week to meet a Friday deadline to pass bills out of their house of origin before they expire. The only bills exempt from the Friday deadline are those requiring a two-thirds vote, such as a proposal to revamp the state's...

Federal Update: Shutdown Avoided; Trump Reaches 100 Days; Health Care Reform

With a few hours left, a government shutdown was avoided with Congress passing a stopgap funding bill to keep the government open for another week. House members voted 382-30 to approve the temporary measure, extending the deadline out to May 5 to reach a compromise on...