Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a $183 billion state budget into law for the fiscal year that begins on July 1. Here's where the money comes from, and where it's going.
In a move that triggers the most dramatic shakeup of the California Board of Equalization in its 138-year history, Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Tuesday that strips the scandal-plagued state tax collection agency of most of its powers and duties as officials scramble to create an entirely...
Meeting Xi Jinping in China, Governor Jerry Brown steps up as the global face of progressive climate policy in the US.
It’s awaiting the governor’s signature The California State Legislature approved a budget bill Monday that, if approved by Governor Jerry Brown, would provide $98 million in funding for projects along the LA River. The money will beShow More Summary
U.S. wildlife officials gave crucial first approval Monday to California Gov. Jerry Brown's decades-old ambitions to build two massive tunnels that would re-engineer the water system in the nation's most populous state.
Federal officials say they'll provide an update on California Gov. Jerry Brown's ambitious plan to build two massive tunnels to ship water from the northern part of the state to … Click to Continue »
In an effort to curb fossil fuel pollution, yesterday morning, California Governor Jerry Brown banned most cars and ordered the use of animals for all transportation in and through the state’s capital city. “I hereby ban all vehicles that use any petroleum products in and throughout the city of Sacramento. Show More Summary
Bruce Davis, convicted killer and former member of the Charles Manson cult, was denied parole for the fifth time yesterday night. This continues a trend for California Governor Jerry Brown, who has made it clear that no member of the...Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES — California Gov. Jerry Brown has blocked parole for Charles Manson follower and convicted killer Bruce Davis. Brown’s rejection issued late Friday night is the fifth time Davis has been recommended for parole by a state panel only to see it blocked by a governor. In February, the parole panel recommended the 74-year-old […]
California Gov. Jerry Brown has blocked parole for Charles Manson follower and convicted killer Bruce Davis. Brown's rejection issued late Friday night is the fifth time Davis has been recommended … Click to Continue »
Gov. Jerry Brown, state legislators and 11 other state elected officials were granted a 3 percent pay raise Monday by a state panel that noted the same increases are going to rank-and-file workers
These days, you have to find Presidential leadership on the West Coast, not in the West Wing. California Governor Jerry Brown deserves tremendous praise for demonstrating the sort of climate courage Donald Trump refuses to. Just as former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger took steps to curb carbon pollution while George W. Bush dithered a decade... Read more »
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Officials with the Orange County Water District this week urged California Gov. Jerry Brown to place an underground plume of pollution threatening the local water supply on a list of national priorities. Being added to the list, overseen by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, would force the polluters to fund the cleanup under the EPA’s […]
As the Gov. Jerry Brown epoch comes to a close, newly minted Attorney General Xavier Becerra likely has one eye at all times focused on the soon-to-be-vacant governor’s mansion. In this he’s probably like just about every other statewide elected official in California who sees the opportunity to move up the political ladder. Close to […]
Lawmakers sent Gov. Jerry Brown a final state budget agreement on Thursday, the deadline for them to take action. So who's getting what?
Authored by Sarah Cronin via TheAntiMedia.org, California made headlines last week when Governor Jerry Brown allocated a record $11.4 billion to the state’s corrections department in his May Revision to the budget, translating to $75,560...Show More Summary
As Republicans in Congress are rushing to microphones to accuse Democrats of toxic rhetoric that they believe called one Illinois man to open fire on elected officials, one pastor is agreeing with such speech from a Republican activist. During right-wing radio host Dave Daubenmire’s Wednesday...
Kyle Mantyla reports at Right Wing Watch: “Coach” Dave Daubenmire interviewed fellow right-wing activist Sheila Zilinsky on his “Pass The Salt Live” webcast this morning, where Zilinsky claimed that her prayers caused Hillary Clinton...Show More Summary
Just days after California Governor Jerry Brown ended his week-long California-China Climate Mission, the Governor signed and issued a joint statement on climate cooperation between the state and Germany. California & Germany Sign Joint...Show More Summary