Nancy Skinner

A school bus picks up students on October 10, 2008 in Pasadena, California.
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Margie Shafer
June 03, 2019 - 2:51 pm
A bill put forward by state Sen. Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley) would prohibit schools from suspending students for low-level offenses known as “willful defiance.”
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Margie Shafer
November 29, 2018 - 9:18 pm
Some California legislators say that since cannabis has been medicinally available for more than two decades, it should be taxed as much as other prescriptions — not at all.
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A state program offers financial incentives each year to 2,000 California homeowners to retrofit their houses.
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Carrie Hodousek
October 10, 2018 - 10:18 am
Registration is now open for a state supported program that offers financial incentives to homeowners to protect their homes from earthquake damage.
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The death of Jessica St. Louis has prompted a state lawmaker to push for a law that stops jails from releasing inmates in the middle of the night.
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Jenna Lane
August 17, 2018 - 11:04 am
The recent death of a woman who'd been released from an East Bay jail in the middle of the night has prompted a state lawmaker to call for a law that would alter the times inmates may be set free.
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San Francisco Houses, Neighborhood
Phil Matier
April 06, 2018 - 6:21 pm
Insider Phil Matier says residents near transportation housing would complain about overcrowding.
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Megan Goldsby
April 03, 2018 - 11:09 am
Berkeley State Senator Nancy Skinner says the shooting death of Stephon Clark by Sacramento Police officers adds urgency to the bill she just introduced to release more information about police conduct investigations. KCBS Radio's Megan goldsby reports.
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