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Stories with person: Mark Leno
  • California Legislature approves $16 million for June primary 
    Updated: Apr-28-16 1:31 pm

    SACRAMENTO, California - California's Legislature is approving $16 million to help county election officials deal with a surge of interest in the June primary and a crush of petition signatures for ballot measures.

  • California nonprofits barred from advising on prison savings 
    Updated: Apr-07-16 6:41 pm

    SACRAMENTO, California - Legislators voted Thursday to try to change California law because a state board is discouraging nonprofits from helping decide how to spend millions of dollars saved by a recent reduction in penalties for some crimes.