A vote on Prop. 6 could determine future of gas tax, present construction projects
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A vote on Prop. 6 could determine future of gas tax, present construction projects

California voters will have the chance to decide on Nov. 6 if they want to keep a fuel tax funding road improvement projects, or repeal it for lower taxes and…

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Candidates discuss helping people with disabilities during forum
Michelle Heid, right, Disability Community Advocate moderates as the panel of candidates prepare to answer questions from the audience during the Candidates Forum Sponsored by the North Los Angeles County Regional Center and co-sponsor Family Focus Resource Center which was held at City of Santa Clarita's Activity Center in Santa Clarita on Thursday, October 11, 2018. (Photo by Dan Watson)

Candidates discuss helping people with disabilities during forum

About 70 local constituents came to the North Los Angeles County Regional Center’s candidates’ forum on Thursday, where the candidates in Santa Clarita Valley races spoke about helping individuals with…

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Knight bill to improve air travel research signed into law
Congressman Steve Knight talks with constituents following a town hall at Canyon High School on Thursday, June 1, 2017. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

Knight bill to improve air travel research signed into law

The Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act of 2018, signed into law on Oct. 5, included provisions authored by Rep. Steve Knight, R-Palmdale, to establish research programs to improve American air…

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Hopefuls reflect on current council at forum
Council candidates take part in a forum held at College of the Canyons on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018 Tammy Murga/ The Signal

Hopefuls reflect on current council at forum

About 50 people gathered at College of the Canyons on Monday evening to hear from 13 of the 15 Santa Clarita City Council candidates running in the November election. The…

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25th Congressional District candidates discuss sexual assault
Dozens wait outside the venue holding a depae between Katie Hill and Steve Knight in Palmdale on Thursday. Crystal Duan/ The Signal

25th Congressional District candidates discuss sexual assault

With the signing of the Fiscal Year 2019 Defense Appropriations Act on Sept. 28, provisions of a bill authored by Rep. Steve Knight, R-Palmdale, passed $2 million in appropriated funds…

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Smith takes fundraising lead over Acosta for 38th Assembly District
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Smith takes fundraising lead over Acosta for 38th Assembly District

The fundraising numbers for this quarter of the 38th Assembly District election cycle show challenger Christy Smith taking the lead over incumbent Assemblyman Dante Acosta. Contributions for Smith’s campaign from…

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Voters will weigh in on Proposition 5, linked to housing shortage
With SCV residents' guidance, the distribution of Community Development Block Grant will possibly go towards affordable housing.

Voters will weigh in on Proposition 5, linked to housing shortage

Proponents and critics of Proposition 5, which will be decided by California voters Nov. 6, agree that the property tax transfer initiative is a symptom of a statewide housing shortage.…

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Knight’s Saint Francis Dam bill passes Senate committee
A group files past remnants of the St. Francis Dam as the group takes an historical guided tour of the 1928 disaster site on Saturday. Dan Watson/The Signal

Knight’s Saint Francis Dam bill passes Senate committee

The U.S. Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources voted unanimously to approve a bill introduced by Rep. Steve Knight, R-Palmdale to memorialize the St. Francis Dam disaster. The St.…

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In weeks before 2018 midterms, voter registration is up
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In weeks before 2018 midterms, voter registration is up

The Santa Clarita Valley has a close-to-even split between Democratic and Republican voters leading up to midterm elections as of Sept. 7, according to state documents. The Secretary of State’s…

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