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High-Profile Housing Bill SB 50 Fails to Pass State Senate

SACRAMENTO — California lawmakers have failed to pass the most ambitious proposal yet to combat a growing housing crisis in the nation's most populous state, voting down legislation twice in two days that would have overridden local zoning laws to let develope...
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Biden Seeks to Upstage Buttigieg in Fight for California

LOS ANGELES — Joe Biden and Pete Buttigieg chased California votes on Friday in dueling events, looking to sway Democrats in the state that delivers the largest haul of delegates in the presidential contest. Pete Buttigieg has said he will invest $430 billi...