Proposition 64: An Unhealthy Choice for California

This November, alongside a highly contentious presidential race, Californians will vote on 154 state and federal legislative races and 17 state propositions. One of the most consequential of these is Proposition 64, the so-called “Adult Use of Marijuana Act.” Despite its innocuous name, California Family Council joins numerous local, state,…

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New California Law Protecting Planned Parenthood may “Silence Whistleblowers”

A few weeks ago, California Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 1671 into law, criminalizing the recording or distribution of conversations with healthcare providers. Because existing laws in California already criminalize recording private conversations, many view the bill as an assault on journalism and free speech. The California Family Council previously urged Governor Jerry Brown to…

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SB 1146: Presentation Waived, Act Now!

This past Tuesday, Senator Ricardo Lara (the author of SB 1146) decided to “waive presentation” of SB 1146 at the Assembly Appropriations Committee.  This means he declined to present testimony and witnesses in favor of it.  The bill moves into the suspense file, and will receive a vote in Appropriations…

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SB 1146 Update and Lobby Days

Friends, we wanted to give you an update on SB 1146, and the lobbying efforts California Family Council is working on to stop it. We will have lobbying days in Sacramento on Wednesday, August 3; Monday, August 8; and Thursday, August 11.  Please let us know if you can join…

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New SB 1146 Petition!

SB 1146 Petition Graphic

Earlier this month, I wrote to you about the disastrous SB 1146. Today, we have a brand new petition you can use to help engage your friends and family! But first, several people have asked us for a concise explanation of why SB 1146 is such a threat. In summary, here…

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