California Quake Warning System Could Send Alerts By 2018Gov. Jerry Brown will seek state funds to help establish a system that issues warnings that an earthquake is occurring.
Brown Proposes $122.2B Budget As Revenues LagGov. Jerry Brown is proposing a $122.2 billion budget plan, down slightly from his January proposal as he projects tax revenues will come in nearly $2 billion less than expected.
Brown Orders Water-Saving Practices To Continue Even After Rainy WinterGov. Jerry Brown wants water conservation to become a way of life in California, even as water officials consider easing strict saving measures after a rainy winter in parts of the state.
California To Florida: We're Better, And Stop The StuntsCalifornia's governor is ripping into Florida Gov. Rick Scott and his latest effort to try to convince companies to move to Florida.
$176.6M Approved For Testing, Cleanup Around Former Exide Plant In VernonGov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Thursday providing $176.6 million in funding for environmental testing and cleanup work in neighborhoods surrounding the now-shuttered Exide Technologies battery-recycling plant in Vernon.
Board Recommends Parole For Ex-Manson Cult MemberA California panel has granted parole to former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten, but Gov. Brown will have the final say.
Gov. Brown Signs Bill Expanding Paid Family LeaveCalifornia's Democratic governor is expected to increase the pay employers must give workers who take time off to care for their family.
Drought-Stricken California Misses Water Conservation TargetResidents of drought-plagued California fell just short in February of the state's mandated water conservation target that has forced them to let lawns turn brown, flush toilets less often and take other strict measures, officials said Monday.
California Lawmakers Approve Nation's Highest Statewide Minimum WageGov. Jerry Brown plans to sign the legislation in Los Angeles Monday morning.
Landmark Deal Reached To Boost California Minimum Wage To $15Experts are split over whether the plan will boost the economy or provide a crushing blow to small employers.
Gov. Brown Proposes $176.6M Plan To Expedite Cleanup Around Former Exide PlantGov. Jerry Brown proposed Wednesday spending $176.6 million to expedite and expand the testing and cleanup of homes, schools and parks near the former Exide battery recycling plant in Vernon.
17 Governors Announce Clean Energy, Transportation AgreementGovernors from 17 states are committing to work together to seek cleaner energy and transportation, and to build a better electrical grid.