Brown signs bills to help California women, families

FILE – In this June 22, 2016 file photo, Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia, D-Bell Gardens, right, urges lawmakers to approve her measure to exempt tampons and other feminine hygiene products from sales tax as co-author Assemblywoman Ling Ling Chang, R-Diamond Bar, looks on in Sacramento, Calif. California women will have more tools to fight pay discrimination, more resources to buy diapers and pay for childcare and more opportunities for parental leave under bills signed by Gov. Jerry Brown. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)


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