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  1. After school programs see financial relief in Gov. Browna s budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Pasadena Star-News

    It appears efforts by after-school program advocates have paid off, at least in part. The state budget Gov. Jerry Brown signed Tuesday includes an extra $50 million for these programs across the state.

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  2. Leaked documents show Jerry Brown giving Big Oil a seat in drafting climate policyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Rational Review

    "California Gov. Jerry Brown has been making the most of Donald Trump's withdrawal from the Paris accord. Less than a week after Trump announced he would pull the U.S. out of the landmark climate agreement, Brown flew to China to meet with President Xi Jinping about their shared efforts to cap greenhouse gas emissions, with or without the White House's support.

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  3. Chinese Camp biomass plant has 5-year deal with Southern California EdisonRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | The Union Democrat

    ... confidential. Chinese Station is a private energy plant." The agreement is linked to legislation signed by Gov. Jerry Brown in September, IHI Power Services Corporation communications staff said this week. The law, SB 859, increases requirements for ...

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  4. Measure defines drugged driving rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Lake County Record-Bee

    SACRAMENTO >> Gov. Brown signed a package of measures that will help California deal with the growing problem of drugged driving. Assemblyman Tom Lackey led the effort to create a task force that will allow the California Highway Patrol to develop - in coordination with the numerous state and local agencies affected by drugged driving - best practices for law enforcement to detect high drivers.

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  5. California Supreme Court upholds cap-and-trade lawRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Raw Story

    California Gov. Jerry Brown speaks before signing a bill hiking California's minimum wage to $15 by 2023 in Los Angeles, California, United States, on April 4, 2016. The California Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to consider a challenge by business groups of the state's cap-and-trade law, a ruling that environmentalists hailed as ending a legal fight that had cast a cloud over the program.

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  6. State to stop suspending licenses for traffic finesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Gov. Jerry Brown said the punishment doesn't help the state collect unpaid fines and can send low-income people into a cycle of job losses and more poverty. The policy will help ensure people's lives are not derailed by traffic tickets, said Sen. Bob Hertzberg, a Van Nuys Democrat who has championed the issue in the Legislature.

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  7. After delay, California congressman to be sworn in July 11Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... California Democrats with a vote on key issues, including extending the state's cap-and-trade program. Gov. Jerry Brown initially set a June 15 goal for renewing the program, and Gomez told the Los Angeles Times he hoped to stay in the assembly in ...

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  8. Gov. Brown: Lawmakers reach deal on road-fixing billRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Gov. Kate Brown said Wednesday that she and lawmakers have reached a tentative deal to pass legislation that would fund highway and transportation upgrades statewide. Brown told reporters that key parties have reached an agreement "on the sticking points" of the plan, namely how much money the proposal should raise and what projects it should fund.

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  9. California Supreme court won't take carbon auction caseRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    ... on Wednesday leaves in place a ruling by the California Court of Appeal. The lower court sided with Gov. Jerry Brown's administration in a 2-1 ruling that says state regulators can auction permits that allow companies to release greenhouse gases. ...

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  10. California Supreme Court upholds cap-and-trade systemRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... Calif. California's cap-and-trade law, which puts a cap and a price on carbon emissions, expires in 2020. Gov. Jerry Brown say he's still hopeful it will be extended, after he failed to convince lawmakers to extend it in tandem with the just-passed ...

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  11. California Supreme Court leaves in place decision upholding cap-and-trade systemRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... ditional taxes. Despite the state's victory in court, there are other legal questions around cap and trade. Gov. Jerry Brown is pushing lawmakers to extend the program past 2020 with new legislation.

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  12. Bigelow Unhappy With California BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    Mother Lode Assemblyman Frank Bigelow says the $125 billion state budget signed by Governor Jerry Brown yesterday short-changes rural counties. Assemblyman Bigelow takes issue with the new budget's lack of funding to address tree mortality, noting the $10 million to CalFire will not go far enough.

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  13. Mid July swearing in date set for California US House memberRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    ... es that he'd provide California Democrats with a key vote to reauthorize the state's cap-and-trade program. Gov. Jerry Brown wanted to reauthorize the program by June 15, but is now aiming for mid-July before state lawmakers take a summer recess.

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  14. California lawmaker pushing bill to jolt electric car market with $3 billion in subsidiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... its way through the Legislature. On Wednesday, Ting held a news conference in San Francisco to promote it. Gov. Jerry Brown wants 1.5 million electric cars on the roads of California by 2025, but the total so far is 300,000, Ting noted. "We're ...

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  15. Gov. Jerry Brown breaks up California's embattled tax collection agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... taxes. Despite the state's victory in court, there are other legal questions around cap and trade. Gov. Jerry Brown is pushing lawmakers to extend the program past 2020 with new legislation. Assemblyman Dante Acosta (R-Santa Clarita) failed to win ...

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  16. CA: New, Bigger Incentives for Electric Cars Could be Ahead in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    ... from existing sources, with details set by the Air Resources Board. The program would provide a boost to Gov. Jerry Brown's goal of having 1.5 million clean cars on California roads by 2025. Incentives would fade out as electric vehicle costs ...

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  17. Mid-July swearing in date set for California US House memberRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... es that he'd provide California Democrats with a key vote to reauthorize the state's cap-and-trade program. Gov. Jerry Brown wanted to reauthorize the program by June 15, but is now aiming for mid-July before state lawmakers take a summer recess.

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  18. EXCLUSIVE: Leaked Documents Show Jerry Brown Giving Big Oil a Seat at the Table in Drafting ClimateRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | In These Times

    ... one pass a climate policy more bold than the one that emerged from California's liberal utopia? California Gov. Jerry Brown has been making the most of Donald Trump's withdrawal from the Paris accord. Less than a week after Trump announced he would ...

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  19. State Budget Permanently Increases Arts Council Funding by $6.8 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KQED

    In the state budget Gov. Jerry Brown just signed there's a big win for the arts, and specifically the California Arts Council : $6.8 million permanently added to the agency's budget. At a time when federal funding for the arts is in jeopardy , the state agency can count on a bigger pot of money to support a wide variety of arts programs all over California.

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  20. New State Budget Includes $1 million Allocation for Cheech Marin CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Inland Empire California

    Riverside, Calif. - Efforts to raise money for the Cheech Marin Center for Chicano Art, Culture and Industry in downtown Riverside got a huge boost today when Gov. Brown signed off on the state budget, which includes a $1 million allocation for the center.

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