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2 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee
When Jerry Brown signed legislation giving California's public employees collective bargaining rights during his first governorship, he – wittingly or otherwise – began a major political shift.
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6 hrs ago | SFGate
Gov. Jerry Brown leaves the stage after addressing the California Democratic Convention in Los Angeles, where fracking opponents heckled the governor throughout his speech.
8 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
AB800 passed the Assembly on Monday over opposition by Republicans. They objected to a provision that gives the state Fair Political Practices Commission the authority to audit campaign funds before elections.
12 hrs ago | East Bay Express
The two votes represented a strong rebuke to Governor Jerry Brown, who opposes cannabis legalization and signed a bill into law last year that promises to greatly expand fracking in California.
16 hrs ago | WGBH
Recent rains have brought wet relief to parched sections of California, a state Gov. Jerry Brown declared to be in a drought emergency in January.
20 hrs ago | The Times of Israel
Water from the Mediterranean Sea rushes through pipes en route to being desalinated, for use across Israel While the major snowstorms in parts of the US and Europe this winter have gotten a lot of the headlines, a much bigger story is the ongoing drought in many parts of the world, including parts of the United States, Asia, Australia, and ... (more)
These are strange times for Gov. Jerry Brown. In an era of term limits, he's favored to win his fourth election to the state's highest office.
California Democrats adopted a platform on Sunday calling for an inflation-adjusted minimum wage and an end to solitary confinement in prisons as part of a strongly progressive agenda in a state where the party has gained dominance by moving to the political center.
Governor Brown was swarmed by fractivists yesterday at the CA Dem Convention in Los Angeles as he spoke about climate change after declaring drought recently, flaring the passions of fractivists who believed the opening up of the state for shale fracking would indeed exacerbate climate change and drought as opposed to at least committing to a plan ... (more)
CREDO Action is helping put together another big anti-fracking event on March 15th to put the pressure on Governor Jerry Brown : California's drought is the worst in recorded history -- and, despite the recent rain, it's expected to continue for the foreseeable future.
In matters cultural, California has always been America's petri dish. Whatever happened in California usually infiltrated the rest of the country.
Only a smattering of Democratic activists remained when Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom , the final speaker of the afternoon, took to the podium to address the state party's annual convention Saturday.
UPDATED: The film mogul addresses a range of issues during his keynote speech at the UCLA Entertainment symposium, including calling on California governor Jerry Brown to back stronger production tax incentives.
Gov. Jerry Brown called on California Democrats on Saturday to join him on a "crusade" against climate change, even as a rift between Brown and environmental activists over hydraulic fracturing gained heightened attention.
A Contra Costa judge plans to uphold most of a new state law designed to end pension spiking practices in which workers boost their retirement pay by as much as 15 percent.
Gov. Jerry Brown, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti are among the scheduled speakers today at the California Democratic Party Convention at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
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