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Tag: Loni Hancock

August 15, 2011 | 3:09 pm

Coalition Calls for Californians to Boycott Amazon Over Sales Tax Issue; Loni Hancock Statement

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In what could be a test of your principles versus your ability to buy Season Four of “Mad Men” at a really low price, a coalition of anti-poverty groups is calling for Californians to boycott Amazon.com over the online sales tax issue. Here’s the group’s web site, ThinkBeforeYouClickCA.org, which includes a petition letter to Amazon […]

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July 7, 2011 | 10:49 am

Public Safety Committee Hearing on Abolishing Death Penalty

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The California Assembly Public Safety Committee is holding a hearing on SB 490, East Bay State Senator Loni Hancock’s bill to abolish the death penalty in California. WATCH LIVE HERE (Update 12:55 p.m. The hearing is over. The California Channel provides an archive here.) You can read the bill here. Many of the arguments currently […]

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