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Success of Jerry Brown, and California, Offers Lesson to National Democrats

Blending elements of Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton, the governor has forged a style of leadership that has brought legislative focus and party unity.

California Organ Donation: Transplants Between HIV-Positive People Now Legal

With a piece of emergency legislation, California lawmakers legalized organ donations between HIV-positive people. The change in California law became official Friday when Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown signed the bill, and the legislation went into effect immediately. Show More Summary

Why cities have an incentive to cheat under the governor's new housing plan

Gov. Jerry Brown's plan to ease the state's housing affordability crisis takes aim at local control over development. Brown believes cities require too many approvals for housing projects, which can have the consequence of making it harder to build. The governor's solution is to limit local review...

California Governor Signs Historic HIV Bill

California Governor Jerry Brown has signed a bill that could save the lives of some people living with HIV.

Jerry Brown should veto California's misleading 'Citizen's United' referendum

California is renowned for the extent to which its citizens are allowed to make law at the ballot box. But heading for Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk at the moment is a proposal  that would needlessly clutter the November ballot. It is a a purely advisory question, one whose approval by the voters would...

Gov. Brown to decide whether California voters will sound off in November on money in politics

Lawmakers gave final approval Friday to a November ballot measure asking voters about the growing role of undisclosed donors in political campaign. If Gov. Jerry Brown approves, the measure would ask voters on Nov. 8 whether California's elected officials should work to overturn the controversial...

White House signals support for Gov. Jerry Brown's housing plan

California politics updates: State budget plans move forward, Rep. Lofgren clashes with professor over transgender rights May 27, 2016, 8:21 a.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California politics and government news. Here's what we're watching: Lawmakers in Sacramento have moved...

Gov. Jerry Brown's sledgehammer fix to California's housing crisis

Gov. Jerry Brown’s solution to California’s affordable housing crisis is to build, build, build, and not let local politics get in the way. Earlier this month, the governor introduced a bill under which proposed urban housing developments that meet local zoning requirements and reserve some portion...

Watchdog group shows 'cozy' emails between state regulators and utility executives

The Santa Monica consumer group that prompted an investigation into contacts by the top aide for Gov. Jerry Brown with regulated utilities earlier this year has built a searchable public database of thousands of internal emails to and from her former employer, Pacific Gas & Electric, as well as...

Why Gov. Jerry Brown hasn't endorsed a presidential candidate - and why he should

Gov. Jerry Brown has endorsed a candidate for the U.S. Senate. He has also embraced one running for Congress in Compton. And for Sacramento mayor. But Brown still has not taken sides in the presidential race between fellow Democrats Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders, even with Californians...

BRING BACK DDT: How ’60s and ’70s-era Environmentalists Opened The Door For Zika. Earlier: Victo…

BRING BACK DDT: How ’60s and ’70s-era Environmentalists Opened The Door For Zika. Earlier: Victor Davis Hanson on California’s “Engineered Drought:” “[Jerry] Brown and other Democratic leaders will never concede that their own opposition in the 1970s (when California had about half its present population) to the completion of state and federal water projects, along […]

Essential Politics: The Jerry Brown factor

When it comes to endorsements in California Democratic politics, Gov. Jerry Brown is about as good as it gets. At least, that’s what Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris hopes. Good morning from the the state capital. I’m Sacramento Bureau Chief John Myers, and election day in the Golden State is now just...

Bill Clinton and Jerry Brown, once Democratic rivals, meet to talk politics

Hillary Clinton: Don't let Donald Trump bankrupt the country like he did his casinos May 23, 2016, 5:55 p.m. Bernie Sanders backs off his tone on rival Hillary Clinton. Clinton goes after Donald Trump's business record Both Sanders and Bill Clinton seem to agree that Trump poses a threat Hillary...

Gov. Jerry Brown Declares War On NIMBYs And Planning Commissions With New Housing Bill

You may have heard some rumblings about this in recent weeks, but Governor Jerry Brown has been pushing through a revision to the state's density bonus program that would potentially wipe out the ability of local governments to stall developments or conduct design reviews, in an effort to streamline the development process and make housing development easier. [ more › ]

Gov. Jerry Brown backs Kamala Harris for U.S. Senate

California politics updates: Gov. Brown warns against 'scorched earth' presidential campaign, lawsuit seeks to extend voter registration May 23, 2016, 11:20 a.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California politics and government news. Here's what we're watching: Gov. Jerry Brown...

Gov. Jerry Brown warns against 'scorched earth' presidential campaign for Democrats

California politics updates: Gov. Brown submits signatures on parole initiative, Armenian American voters wield influence in Assembly race May 21, 2016, 8:59 p.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California politics and government news. Here's what we're watching: Gov. Jerry Brown...

Jerry Brown's silence on the Coastal Commission: Where's Gov. Moonbeam when you need him?

To the editor: Three cheers for Steve Lopez’s article on Gov. Jerry Brown’s silence on the California Coastal Commission’s “fishy business.” Brown and the commissioners deserve to be taken to task. ("Gov. Brown, notice anything fishy about your Coastal Commission?" May 18) In fairness to Brown,...

Lawmakers block effort to make child death records secret

A state Senate budget committee on Thursday blocked an effort by Gov. Jerry Brown's administration to gut key provisions of a groundbreaking 2008 law that requires child protection services to release case records after a child dies from abuse or neglect. California Department of Social Services...

Lawmakers consider a last-minute effort to make child death files secret

Gov. Jerry Brown’s administration has quietly drafted a bill that would gut key portions of the state's landmark law requiring child protective services agencies to release records when a youth dies of abuse or neglect. A vote is expected within the next week. It is the second time in two years...

If November tax initiative passes handily, Gov. Jerry Brown won't be surprised

California politics updates: Gov. Brown talks taxes in Sacramento, John Chiang announces bid for governor May 18, 2016, 8:52 a.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California politics and government news. Here's what we're watching: Gov. Jerry Brown told a group of business leaders...

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