On January 7, 120 California legislators will assemble in the State Capitol to begin the 2019-2020 session.
Almost 3,000 bills will probably be introduced over the next few weeks. Some will be controversial, though
I'm hoping that many important issues that face us, regardless of party, including disaster preparedness,
water infrastructure, healthcare, transportation, education and many more, will generate bi-partisan
Proposals for new legislation must be submitted to the Legislative Counsel's office by January 25 so that
bill language can be drafted by February 22, this year's final introduction deadline. The first stop will be...