Key House chairman pledges support for O.C. pension proposal
Dec. 05 -- WASHINGTON -- An influential House committee chairman pledged Wednesday to petition the Department of Treasury to issue a special tax-related waiver that would open the way for Orange County's public employees to opt for a hybrid pension plan for their retirement, an option already available to new employees.
Governor Brown Announces Appointments
Erick Casallas, 33, of Bakersfield, has been reappointed to the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing, where he has served since 2011.
Female Marines who pass infantry course won't be joining combat units
Three enlisted women have for the first time passed the grueling Marine Corps infantry course but they won't be serving in combat units, military officials say.
Growing Support for Renewable Packaging and Green Chemistry | Commentary
During a time when partisan politics rule the day, it is sometimes hard for pragmatic bipartisan efforts to cut through the clutter and get the attention they deserve.
From left, Mike Turner, Hugh Bayley MP, Loretta Sanchez, Greville Bibby and Lord Jopling
TWO senior US senators travelled to York to take part in unique talks about defence, security and the role of NATO.