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  1. Guest Commentary: Some leaders take climate concern more seriously than othersRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Missourian

    ... wish of the Koch brothers and other giant corporate donors. In his latest inaugural address, California Gov. Jerry Brown proposed that his state could achieve 50 percent renewable energy by 2030. "The challenge," said Brown, "is to build for the ...


  2. Los Angeles City and County Voter Guide for March 3, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | LA Weekly

    ... the highest big-city council salaries in the U.S., higher even than salaries of congress members or Gov. Jerry Brown (his is $177,467). Each council member wields unusual power as the understood land development czar within their own district - a ...


  3. State budget still on road to ruinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Wave

    The California Legislative Analyst's Office has been rolling out its analysis this month of Gov. Jerry Brown's budget proposal. One report that caught our eye was the analysis of the governor's general fund deferred maintenance proposal.


  4. On Native GroundSWISS Build Tunnels; Americans Make ExcusesRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... important races in America are for Governor of California and Governor of Florida. In California, former Gov. Jerry Brown is facing former eBay CEO Meg Whitman. Brown has been serving to date as the Golden State's Attorney General after a successful ...


  5. OpinionUndo gas tax swap - then fix roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... some board members think this is a scheme. We think scam is more appropriate - and that it's time for Gov. Jerry Brown and the Legislature to undo the 2010 gas-tax swap and to honor the intentions of state voters by devoting a much bigger chunk of ...


  6. Fresno water-rate battle heads to a key voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Fresno Bee

    ... much-deserved star turn. The nearly $200 million in state loans is a strong hint that the administration of Gov. Jerry Brown as well as the Sacramento bureaucracy like Swearengin's project. Perea didn't become a three-term assembly member by ...


  7. California pays $24M to settle lawsuit over building salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Daily Republic

    California officials announced Sunday an agreement to pay $24 million to investors suing the state over Gov. Jerry Brown's scuttling of a $2.3 billion lease-back plan to sell 11 state properties. Former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger championed the sale and lease-back program as way to help California plug a gaping budget deficit.


  8. Medina Mora (Mexican Ambassador to U.S.) and Sada (Mexican Consul in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | VDARE

    ... the recognition of the matricular consular as an ID for driver's licenses to the visits to Mexico of Governor Jerry Brown and Mayor Eric Garcetti. " And guess what Garcetti has recently done? Sada proudly informed his listeners that Garcetti has ...


  9. Board of supervisors to discuss next steps in groundwater managementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Times-Standard

    After legislation setting up the first regulations on California's groundwater supply was approved last year, the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors is set to discuss the next step in managing the lone groundwater basin the legislation affects in the county at its Tuesday meeting. Before the trio of state bills known collectively as the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act were signed by Gov. Jerry Brown in September, those with access to groundwater could pump as they pleased, with only well drilling and maintenance receiving any oversight.


  10. Denial of parole for Mexican Mafia killer a relief to victim's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Los Angeles Times

    ... criminals can find redemption and has released many more convicted killers than his predecessors. But Gov. Jerry Brown late Friday reversed the parole board's decision, saying in a written statement that he believed the inmate had failed to show a ...


  11. Black History Salute: Phoebe BeasleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 |

    February is Black History Month and I thought I'd take this time to celebrate and recognize a phenomenal artist who just happens to be someone I admire and deeply respect. Recently appointed to the California Arts Council by Governor Jerry Brown , Pheobe Beasley 71, has been an artist and the owner of Phoebe Beasley Art Studio since 1975.


  12. The nation in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NWAonline

    ... This image provided by the California Department of Corrections shows a photo of Rene "Boxer" Enriquez. Gov. Jerry Brown anno... The United Steelworkers union said Saturday that workers at the Motiva refinery started their strike at midnight Friday. ...


  13. Cheating prosecutors should give 'tough on crime' advocates pauseRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Los Angeles Times

    ... right thing easier to do. To the editor: There was one key piece of information left out of your editorial: Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed a bill last year to hold prosecutors more accountable. After I read this editorial, I thought to myself how ...


  14. Water board chief admits he 'was wrong'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 |

    ... he/she does something wrong. It's even rarer when a state water official serving the administration of Governor Jerry Brown admits they did something wrong. But that's exactly what happened in Sacramento on Wednesday, February 18, when Tom Howard, ...


  15. Internal Affairs: Plan to ban fracking in Santa Clara County introducedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Charlotte Casey, commission chairwoman, said of the first tentative stutter step. Activists have taken Gov. Jerry Brown to task for not following New York on a statewide ban, and many hope to see it done on a county-by-county basis. A handful of ...


  16. Calif. governor blocks parole for ex-Mexican Mafia chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Gov. Jerry Brown blocked parole for a former leader of the notorious Mexican Mafia prison gang who has turned on his former comrades and now aids law enforcement. Brown announced Friday that he was blocking the release of 52-year-old Rene "Boxer" Enriquez.


  17. Jurupa ValleyPOLITICS: Cities disagree on lobbyist's valueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... dollars. Nearly four years later, efforts to get the money back have met with failure - including vetoes by Gov. Jerry Brown in 2012 and 2014. "I figured three strikes and you're out Menifee," Menifee Mayor Scott Mann said. "Our contract expired on ...


  18. Eco-friendly California looks beyond gas tax to fix roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Daily Republic

    As state legislatures across the nation grapple with declining funding to maintain roads, bridges and other transportation infrastructure, California lawmakers are confronting the unintended consequences of policies aimed at achieving ambitious environmental goals. Gov. Jerry Brown, a Democrat, has called on the state to expand its landmark global warming law by slashing gasoline consumption in half and adding 1.5 million zero-emission vehicles by 2030.


  19. Whole-child approach becoming great equalizerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | RecordNET

    ... new superintendent of the San Joaquin County Office of Education, landing squarely on the 2014-15 budget Gov. Jerry Brown proposed in January that directs hundreds of millions into the kinds of CTE programs and regional partnerships the county ...


  20. Mayor Garcetti debuts new film marketing effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Los Angeles Times

    ... office would begin a push over the next two months to promote the state's newly expanded film tax credits. Gov. Jerry Brown holds the new film tax-credit bill he signed in front of TLC Chinese IMAX Theatre in Hollywood last year. Gov. Jerry Brown ...