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COMMITTEE PROFILE: Specialized Police Associations Coalition (SPAC)

SPAC COMMITTEE MEMBERS P.J. Webb (chairman) Region III, Los Angeles School Police Management Association Michael Maximovich Region I, Santa Clara County Park Rangers Association Jim Bock Region II, San Joaquin Delta College Police Management Association Danielle Ferrara Region IV, San Diego County Public Assistance Investigators Association Want to learn more about what goes on behind […] Read More »

Capitol Beat – California’s 40th Governor and His Budget

It was a busy start of the year for our newly elected governor, Gavin Newsom. On Sunday, January 6, he hosted a family day at the California Railroad Museum in Old Sacramento and an evening concert benefiting those impacted by the California wildfires. The following day, he and his family took center stage at his inauguration ceremony, and just three days later, Newsom unveiled his first budget as governor of California. Read More »

Federal Legislation – Congress Opens; Government (Partially) Closed

On January 3, representatives-elect were sworn in for the 116th Congress. After the November 2018 midterm elections, Republicans retain control of the Senate, but Democrats are now the majority party in the House of Representatives. Both parties are eager to begin working on implementing their top legislative priorities. Instead, due to the partial government shutdown,1 members of Congress have been focused on negotiating a funding deal with President Trump. Read More »