| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Nearly all of the more than 5,000 respondents to a proposed plan to add a huge swath of wilderness to the national parks system are in favor the idea, federal officials said.
About 100 of the responses were against putting the so-called Rim of the Valley...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 12:02 PM
Appearing on the MSNBC show “Jansing & Co.,” Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Monday voiced concerns about President Obama’s nominee for Secretary of Defens, former Republican Sen. Chuck Hagel.
Speaking to Chris Jansing, Schiff said...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 2:15 PM
President Obama on Thursday signed into law legislation sponsored by Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) that would help fund a DNA database of people arrested on suspicion of committing violent felonies.
In a statement, Schiff said the Katie Sepich Enhanced...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 3:33 PM
The substantial outpouring of support for a proposal to add almost 500,000 acres to the national parks system shows that residents who live in Los Angeles’ dense urban areas value the natural resources around them and want to preserve them for years...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) announced Monday that he will introduce legislation to roll back immunity guarantees for gun manufacturers and sellers.
The Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence Act will counteract the Protection of Lawful...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) praised President Obama’s announcement Wednesday of a wide-ranging plan to increase gun controls in the wake of several high profile mass shootings.
The plan, unveiled at the White House Wednesday, includes a new...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Wednesday introduced a bill that would impose a two-year prison sentence for people who buy guns in bulk explicitly to resell them.
The Straw Purchaser Penalty Enhancement Act goes after the so-called “straw...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 2:02 PM
California Sen. Diane Feinstein may have few Republican allies -- or even conservative Democrats -- as she pushes a new assault weapons ban, but she can at least count on the support of Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) who issued a statement Thursday...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:40 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Tuesday called on the U.S. postmaster general to abandon plans to close and sell the historic post office on Broadway in Glendale as part of a nationwide effort to rein in costs.
In his letter, Schiff said closing the...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 10:39 PM
Glendale City Councilman Ara Najarian now has a congressman in his corner as he fights to keep his board seat on the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
In December, representatives from 10 cities in the San Gabriel Valley voted...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Among the 23 scientists and innovators President Obama honored Friday afternoon during a White House ceremony were La Cañada Flintridge residents Frances Arnold and Solomon Golomb.
Arnold — a professor at Caltech — won a National Medal for...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) joined California Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer in introducing legislation on Monday to try and provide Los Angeles County residents a respite from helicopter noise.
The Los Angeles Residential Helicopter Noise...