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February 14, 2018 – Time of San Diego
County’s New Climate Action Plan Requires 90 Percent Renewable Energy by 2030

February 1, 2018 – KPBS
‘Moderate Drought’ Declared Across San Diego County

January 25, 2018 – The San Diego Union Tribune
Weiss sworn in as Oceanside's new mayor

January 24, 2018 - KPBS
Both Political Parties Face Uncertain Outcome In 49th Congressional Primary

Bay Area:

February 12, 2018 – Lexology
Dueling Rent Taxes Come Up before San Francisco Voters in June

February 12, 2018 – The Mercury News
South Bay, SF residents willing to pay more for expanded Caltrain service, poll finds

February 7, 2018 – San Francisco Examiner
SF Giants’ 28-acre waterfront development nears approval

Greater Los Angeles:

February 16, 2018 – Los Angeles Business Journal
Former Los Angeles Banker Gives $1 Million to City of Hope to Train Docs

February 10, 2018 – KTLA
L.A. County Set to Build First New Freeway in 25 Years

February 7, 2018 – The Guardian
Massive widening of the 405 Freeway in Orange County is about to begin

January 27, 2018 – Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Times and San Diego Union-Tribune sold to biotech billionaire


February 11, 2018 – CNN
CNN Exclusive: California launches investigation following stunning admission by Aetna medical director

February 7, 2018 – The Sacramento Bee
Prop. 13 fight looming over how California taxes business properties

February 5, 2018 – The Sacramento Bee
Universal health bill unlikely given need to ‘heal relationships,’ says new Senate leader

January 24, 2018 – Los Angeles Times
California's next governor: Who's running, who's on the fence, and who's already out


February 21, 2018 – The Hill
Health chief exploring more actions on high drug prices

February 12, 2018 – FierceBiotech
Abbott, J&J tell FDA how to save the industry hundreds of millions of dollars

February 8, 2018 – The Hill
House eyes changes for ‘right to try’ bill

February 7, 2018 – NBC News
FDA declares popular alt-medicine kratom an opioid

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