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Tag: Ab 221
September 13, 2007 | 8:00 pmOn Sept. 6, the California Senate unanimously approved a bill that would require state pension funds to divest an estimated $24 billion in investments from nearly 300 companies doing business with Iran.
June 14, 2007 | 8:00 pmWeiss Proposes City Funds Divestment
If Los Angeles City Councilman Jack Weiss has his way, Los Angeles soon will join a growing list of American communities divesting from companies that do business in Iran.
"We are referring to it as a terror-free investment policy," said Weiss,...
April 26, 2007 | 8:00 pm
April 5, 2007 | 8:00 pmTo the extent that you closely monitor the hearings of the Committee on Judiciary of the California State Assembly -- and you know you do -- you might want to keep an especially close eye on the upcoming vote on AB 221.
The bill introduced by freshmanAssemblyman Joel Anderson (R-El...