California asks court for 3-year extension to comply with prison population cap

Wednesday, September 18, 2013
IMAGE SOURCE: California Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation

The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation on Monday filed a request for a three-year extension to comply with the 137.5% of design capacity population cap ordered by…

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Transcript: Press briefing Q&A on Steinberg’s alternative proposal to reduce prison overcrowding – Aug. 30, 2013

Monday, September 2, 2013

Partial transcript of press Q&A with Senate Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg on an alternative proposal to reduce prison overcrowding. The press briefing was held on Aug. 30, 2013: 

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Transcript: CA Sen. Mark Leno on the alternative proposal to reduce prison overcrowding – Aug. 30, 2013

Monday, September 2, 2013
Sen. Mark Leno (D-San Francisco). IMAGE SOURCE: CalChannel.com

Partial transcript of remarks by California Sen. Mark Leno (D-San Francisco), Chair of the Senate Budget Committee, on an alternative proposal to reduce prison overcrowding. The press briefing…

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Transcript: Q&A with Sen. Darrell Steinberg on the confirmation of CDCR Secretary Jeffery Beard

Sunday, June 23, 2013

Partial transcript of Q&A with Sen. Darrell Steinberg (D-Sacramento) on the confirmation of Jeffrey Beard for Secretary of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitations. The hearing was…

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Transcript: Remarks by OMB Acting Director Jeffrey Zients on the Obama FY2014 budget

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Edited by Jenny Jiang Partial transcript of remarks by Jeffrey Zients, Acting Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), on President Barack Obama’s FY2014 budget. The…

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Transcript: Remarks by President Barack Obama on his proposed fiscal year 2014 budget

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Partial transcript of President Barack Obama’s remarks on his proposed budget for fiscal year 2014 at a Rose Garden press briefing on April 10, 2013:

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Transcript: Gen. David Petraeus’s speech on military veterans at USC

Monday, April 1, 2013

Partial transcript of remarks by former CIA Director and retired Gen. David Petraeus on military veterans at the University of Southern California on March 26, 2013:

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Overview of Department of Labor sequester cuts

Tuesday, February 26, 2013
SOURCE: Department of Labor via Flickr

Employment and Training Administration (ETA) would cut funding for state and local job training that help disadvantaged youths, dislocated or low-skilled workers find jobs. About several hundred thousand…

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Transcript: Press briefing remarks by Emily Holubowich of NDD United on the impacts of sequestration

Monday, February 18, 2013

Partial transcript of remarks by Emily Holubowich, Executive Director, Coalition for Health Funding and Co-Chair, NDD United, on the negative impacts of sequestration. The press briefing was held…

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House Majority Leader Eric Cantor presents a ‘softer’ Republican agenda to appeal to alienated voters

Wednesday, February 6, 2013
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor presents the 2013 Republican agenda at the American Enterprise Institute on Feb. 5, 2013. SOURCE: C-Span.org

ANALYSIS: House Majority Leader Eric Cantor yesterday unveiled a ‘softer’ Republican agenda in an attempt to appeal to groups – namely women, seniors, Hispanic and other minorities –…

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