It is unclear whether Ntuk, who works as a petroleum administrator for the city of Los Angeles, will have to step down from his position on the Long Beach board if he is confirmed for the new post.
While the law would not take effect until Jan. 1, it would apply to rent increases on or after March 15, 2019, to prevent landlords from raising rents just before the caps go into place.
The trends in California are especially concerning given the increases in the cost of living across the state.
The United States’ trade war with China, however, could put California’s job gains in peril, experts say.
The latest budget clocks in at an unprecedented $215 billion. Imagining what could be bought with all that greenery?
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that raises the tobacco purchase age to 21 years, his office announced Wednesday.