This morning, former San Francisco Mayor and current Lieutenant Governor of California, Gavin Newsom, and Udacity co-founder and CEO Sebastian Thrun took the stage to talk to TechCrunch co-editor Alexia Tsotsis about technology and the fissures it's creating in higher education. Show More Summary
California's Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom and Udacity founder Sebastian Thrun discussed what it will take to fix America's out-dated system of higher education, at TechCrunch Disrupt.
Inhabitat readers might remember that we interviewed California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom in 2009, back when he was the mayor of San Francisco in a live webcast that was open to any of our readers who wanted to attend. The finale of our Green Talks
Gavin Newsom, lieutenant governor of California, personally called NFL commissioner Roger Goodell as a character witness for Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch regarding a DUI arrest. How's that for having friends in high places? As...Show More Summary
On ce an up-and-comer, former San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom has been reduced to obscurity in his position as California's lieutenant governor. And Gov. Jerry Brown, once an ally, is content to leave him that way.
Gavin Newsom, lieutenant governor of California and former mayor of San Francisco, sounds tired - but still in a hurry. Darting between meetings in Silicon Valley and Sacramento, Newsom tells me that it's long past time for government...Show More Summary
Editor's note: Gavin Newsom is Lieutenant Governor of California and the former Mayor of San Francisco. It is outrageous. Once again the gay community is reminded of where it stands with the political leadership, both Democrats and Republicans. Show More Summary
It is refreshing but depressingly rare for a politician to speak out against the war on drugs. However, California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom has done just that, saying that the war on drugs is an "abject failure" and that most politicians are secretly in favor of legalizing marijuana. Show More Summary
Adam Carolla took the Huffington Post to task for allegedly trying to foster a racial angle to recent interview between the comedian and California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom. The conversation between the two men centered around discussions about success in the black and Latino communities. In Carolla’s recent podcast he stated that the Huffington Post [...]Show More Summary
California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom had a heated discussion about inequality in America with unlikely source on Friday: comedian and radio personality Adam Carolla. Adam Carolla Discusses The Black Community Via HuffPo reports: Carolla invited the Lieutenant Governor onto
California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom had a heated discussion about socioeconomic inequality in America with unlikely source on Friday: comedian and radio personality Adam Carolla....
(Gavin Newsom appears tonight at Town Hall. Tickets are $5.) Look: It's not that every politician has to be a gifted writer. Nobody expects California lieutenant governor Gavin Newsom's new book, Citizenville: How to Take the Town Square...Show More Summary
California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom joined Jimmy Kimmel last night and as it usually does when Newsom is around, the topic of marriage equality came up. Newsom applauded Obama for opposing Proposition 8 before the Supreme Court and for his...
Inhabitat readers might remember that we interviewed California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom back when he was the mayor of San Francisco in a live webcast that was open to any of our readers who wanted to attend. The finale of our Green Talks series of live chats with green thought-leaders, this interview touched on subjects [...]
Pop quiz: Name the lieutenant governor of any state. Stumped? Which is why the national profile of Gavin Newsom is so remarkable. At just 45 years old, California’s second-in-command has been in headlines for the past decade — and has no intention to fading into the background. Read full article >>
Click here to view this media On this Sunday's Meet the Press, Lieutenant Governor of California Gavin Newsom pointed out the sad and sorry fact that the GOP needs to get "permission" from the talking heads on right-wing hate radio in...Show More Summary
California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom sat down with Stephen Colbert on Thursday night, and the famed political satirist certainly didn't cut him any slack. Newsom...
If there is one prominent U.S. politician who has consistently staked his reputation to the digital revolution, it's Gavin Newsom, the two-time San Francisco mayor, now Lieutenant Governor of California. This week he is launching a new...Show More Summary
In 'Citizenville,' the California lieutenant governor argues that access to government date will lead Internet experts, digital thinkers and grass-roots activists to advance ideas. Citizenville
California Lieutenant Governor and former mayor Gavin Newson (aka Bruce Wayne) confirmed a suspicion long-held by San Franciscans in an interview with Politico on Thursday....