Recent Streetsblog LA posts about Alan Lowenthal

It’s Take Two for “Give Me 3” in Sacramento

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On October 7th, Governor Jerry Brown shocked the California cycling community and snubbed Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and bill sponsor Senator Alan Lowenthal (D-Long Beach) when he vetoed Senate Bill 910, a proposed law that would have required motorists to give cyclists a three foot buffer when passing. However, proponents of the “Give Me 3″ bill are […]

Gov.’s Newest Transit Raid Receiving a Frosty Reception

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Schwarzenegger at October’s Alt-Car Expo in Santa Monica. Photo: Automobile Blog As Governor Schwarzenegger presses forward with his newest scheme to rob funds dedicated to transit, he’s receiving a frosty response from legislators and opinion makers that could spell doom for this plan to balance the budget.  After the State Supreme Court agreed with every […]