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Brown Calls Election For Knight’s Senate Seat

Congressman Steve Knight was sworn Tuesday in as a member of the United States House of Representatives by House Speaker John Boehner.

Gov. Jerry Brown called for special elections this week for three state Senate spots with recently created vacancies, including one for Congressman Steve Knight, R-Santa Clarita, and his 21st District Senate seat. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The move has been expected for weeks since Knight succeeded Congressman Buck McKeon in November. ...

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Santa Clarita Valley Enterprise Zone Benefits End

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The Santa Clarita Valley Enterprise Zone officially ended benefits to local businesses on Dec. 31 due to California eliminating the entire program, officials announced Monday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. On June 25, 2013, the State Senate of California passed a proposal to eliminate Enterprise Zones in California, according to a news ...

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Pavley To Join Several Senate Committees

State Sen. Fran Pavley, D-Agoura Hills, touted membership to several Senate committees for the current legislative session in Sacramento, according to officials.

State Sen. Fran Pavley, D-Agoura Hills, touted membership to several Senate committees for the current legislative session in Sacramento, according to officials. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. In addition to chairing the Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee, Pavley will sit on a number of other “key committees” in the 2015-16 legislative ...

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Sharon Runner Eyes Knight’s 21st District State Senate Seat

State Sen. Sharon Runner

With Congressman-elect Steve Knight expected to step down from his state Senate seat in the next week, former state Sen. Sharon Runner announced Tuesday she’s taking steps toward another campaign run. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Knight has yet to make a formal announcement — so the race has yet to be ...

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Speculation Begins For Steve Knight’s State Senate Seat

Steve Knight was recently elected to the 25th Congressional District

With state Sen. Steve Knight, R-Antelope Valley, to adopt a new title — congressman — speculation has already started over who will be his replacement in the state Senate. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The who is very unclear, regarding Knight’s succession. The how is spelled out in the state’s Election Code, ...

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Knight Bill Would Require Background Checks For Classroom Volunteers

Knight Bill Would Require Background Checks For Classroom Volunteers

NEWS RELEASESen. Steve Knight, R-Antelope Valley, faced the Senate Education Committee this week, presenting his measure, Senate Bill 565.  Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox.  Certificated employees are currently subject to background checks by the school district, however background checks on volunteers is optional. If the school district does decide to perform background ...

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