Public to Weigh In on L.A. Minimum Wage Hike Proposal
San Jose, Oakland and San Francisco have all raised their minimum wages in recent years. Now, Los Angeles is considering a minimum wage hike, too. Public hearings start tomorrow.
California Cities Debate Militarization of Local Police Departments
Does a community with fewer than 100,000 people need tanks and grenade launchers? That's the question being debated in cities and towns across California as protests in Ferguson, Missouri cast a spotlight on the increasing militarization of local police. Some agencies are reconsidering that militarization as they look to improve their image and relations with communities.