Lawmaker is, once again, pushing for 4 am closing time in some CA cities

The California lawmaker behind the Let Our Communities Adjust Late-Night Act has reintroduced his measure in an effort to test 4 am closing times at nine California cities – including Palm Springs, Cathedral City, and Coachella.

State Senator Scott Weiner got the bill passed by lawmakers earlier this year only to see it vetoed by Governor Jerry Brown, who claimed it would add “two more hours of mayhem” and increase drunk driving.

But now, there’s a new Governor on the way and so the bill is back:

Supporters of extending closing time say the extra hours will boost business and culture.