7/30 Empire KVCR Midday News: Lawmakers Advance Bills Spurred By Virus, Tax Increase, and More

Jul 30, 2020

Monday through Thursday at lunchtime, Empire KVCR News has your daily news rundown. Stories highlighted today include:

  1. Some state lawmakers want to raise taxes on the wealthiest Californians to boost funding for schools and unemployment benefits.
  2. Governor Newsom announced a broad plan to help prevent future water challenges.
  3. California lawmakers advance three bills spurred by the coronavirus.
  4. Some California schools want waivers to allow classroom instruction despite the coronavirus.