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2 hrs ago | Switched

For At Least A Few Hours, California Has Its First Gay Governor

California has never elected a woman or LGBT individual as governor. But on Wednesday, one state politician will make history on both counts -- albeit for only a few hours.

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Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, California, California Government, Gay/Lesbian, Jerry Brown, US Governors

3 hrs ago | SFGate

Ca Gop Lt. Gov. candidate Ron Nehringa s campaign a " hunkering down in Israeli bomb shelters

Ron Nehring , California's Republican candidate for lieutenant governor, is forgoing the usual campaign swings this week for something far riskier - he's huddling in Israeli bomb shelters, tweeting just miles from the Gaza border.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Alameda, CA, Contra Costa County, CA

4 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Steinberg discusses ambitions after leaving the Legislature

Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento listens on the day that Sen. Kevin de Leon was chosen to replace him on Monday, June 16, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sacramento, CA, Jerry Brown, US Governors, Ventura County, CA

13 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Editorial: One week, four California governors and (please) no mischief

California has had acting governors before – Ronald Reagan and Arnold Schwarzenegger come immediately to mind.

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Related Topix: California, California Government, US Governors, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jerry Brown, Opinion

Tue Jul 29, 2014

KTVU Oakland

Officials look to address gun violence in Bayview-Hunters Point neighborhood

City Supervisor Malia Cohen, who represents the Bayview, introduced a proposal to the board of supervisors Tuesday.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Beaumont Enterprise

California to have 4 governors in 4 days next week

California will have 4 Governors next week as Gov. Jery Brown is taking off Sunday to lead a trade mission to Mexico.

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Related Topix: Sacramento, CA, Jerry Brown, US Governors

Sun Jul 27, 2014

News Max

California to Have 4 Governors in 4 Days Next Week

Three different acting governors will fill in for Gov. Jerry Brown when the state's top officials take turns leaving.

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Related Topix: California Government, California, US Governors, Jerry Brown

Fri Jul 25, 2014

WTVC

California to have 4 governors in 4 days next week

Three different acting governors will fill in for Gov. Jerry Brown when the state's top officials take turns leaving the state.

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Related Topix: California Government, California, US Governors, Jerry Brown

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Next week, four governors in four days

With Gov. Jerry Brown heading to Mexico on Sunday and other office-holders preparing for out-of-state trips of their own, it might help to consult the Constitution – or one very detailed memorandum from the governor's office – to know exactly who is in charge of the state next week and when.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Jerry Brown, California Government, California

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Atlantic

California High-Speed Rail: 10 Readers With 10 Views

A solution looking for a problem? A genuine leap forward? The best we can expect from messy political half-measures? Or something truly brave? Take your pick.

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Related Topix: California High-Speed Rail, US Politics, Representative Kevin McCarthy, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jerry Brown, US Governors

Counterpunch

Gavin Newsom in Wonderland

That was the headline in the Huffington Post that caught my eye, as it was supposed to do.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Civic Center

Free SF Symphony Concert in Civic Center This Sunday

This Sunday, August 27th at 2 PM, there will be a free concert given by the San Francisco Symphony.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Home Gardening, Home, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Switched

The Right's Strange New Hero: Gavin Newsom

You may remember that straight San Francisco mayor with the perfect hair and square jaw who stood athwart history yelling, "Yes!" to gay marriage.

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Russia Travel, Travel, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Europe Travel, San Francisco, Russia Travel, San Francisco Travel, Wedding, Jerry Brown, US Governors

San Francisco Chronicle

Willie Brown always lobbying, and now he's a lobbyist

Ex-Mayor Willie Brown , with Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, is lobbying City Hall on behalf of high-rise developers who are contesting assessments.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

Wed Jul 16, 2014

SFBG Politics Blog

"Let's Elect Our Elected Officials" rejected at the Board of Supes

Mayor Ed Lee was appointed by the Board of Supervisors in 2011 after then-Mayor Gavin Newsom was elected to state office.

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CBS Local

State Lands Commission, Which Includes Lieutenant Governor Gavin...

The State Lands Commission has filed a lawsuit challenging San Francisco's voter-approved limit on high-rise buildings along the waterfront, Proposition B .

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Related Topix: Fisherman's Wharf (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Jerry Brown, US Governors

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

The Buzz: Jerry Brown, fracking, in sculpture at State Fair

Gov. Jerry Brown, shown last month, is depicted in an unflattering sculpture at the State Fair titled "Happy Fracking Day."

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Related Topix: Jerry Brown, US Governors, Sutter, CA

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Reason Magazine

Democratic Accountability Made as Simple as an App

Researchers with the CITRIS Data and Democracy Initiative at the University of California are trying to make it a little better.

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Related Topix: California, California Government, US Politics, US News

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Jerry Brown, fracking, in sculpture at state fair

An artist who once cleaned Gov. Jerry Brown ’s apartment is now portraying him in an unflattering sculpture on display at the California State Fair.

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Related Topix: Jerry Brown, US Governors, Sutter, CA

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Gawker

One Tesla Isn't Enough For Gavin Newsom

California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom wants to be every techie's favorite politician.

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