Self-Driving Cars Must Have a Driver Behind the Wheel, State Says
We now have a blue print for how self-driving could roll out in the state. The DMV has released a "proposed" set of rules to govern the cars yesterday. California is the largest auto market in the US so these rules could set a precedent nationwide.
Critics Say Gov. Brown Isn't Delivering on Reform at Troubled CPUC
The California Public Utilities Commission is charged with regulating privately owned electric, gas and transportation companies. But ever since a PG&E gas pipeline exploded in the town of San Bruno five years ago, the CPUC?s independence and integrity have been called into question. Consumer advocates hoped mounting criticism would help push the CPUC in a new direction.