Governor Jerry Brown
Riding a wave of new tax revenue, California’s spending plan for the coming fiscal year will rise by nearly $5 billion, a powerful indication that the state that came to symbolize fiscal mismanagement during the heart of the recession is emerging into brighter days.
Hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants in California can now apply for a driver’s license, thanks to a bill signed into law by Gov. Brown.
Gov. Jerry Brown announced Friday that he had signed a bill curbing regulatory oversight of phone calls made over the internet.
During a visit to a Los Angeles Planned Parenthood clinic, Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill that allows nurses to dispense birth control, making it easier for women to get contraceptives.
More than 800,000 Californians who own property in wildfire country will begin receiving bills this week for a new annual fire-protection fee, rekindling outrage among rural residents and leading to a likely lawsuit seeking to overturn the surcharge.
Gov. Jerry Brown Thursday defended his ballot initiative to raise taxes for California’s highest earners.
The fine for staging a cockfight will double in California under a law signed by Gov. Jerry Brown.
Gov. Jerry Brown and Democratic leaders have struck an agreement on remaining cuts to California’s budget, people with direct knowledge of the talks told The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Thursday.
Gov. Jerry Brown wants to shift the safety net protecting California’s neediest residents.
The president of the embattled Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission announced his resignation from the panel Wednesday.
Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday commuted the sentence of a 52-year-old woman convicted of shaking her baby grandson to death, saying significant doubts surround her conviction.
The California State University system is planning on closing spring admissions at most campuses next year, and more enrollment cuts could be added if voters reject Governor Jerry Brown’s measure to raise taxes.
Governor Jerry Brown has reversed a parole board decision to release a prisoner convicted of shooting and killing a 17-year-old girl on prom night in Anaheim.
California Governor Jerry Brown Wednesday announced that he had struck a deal to get his tax hike plan on the ballot in November.
California Governor Jerry Brown says flags are flying at half-staff to honor the Marines killed in this week’s helicopter collision.