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Lawmakers Push For Changes To Higher Education

Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, introduced SB15 on Tuesday that would increase state funding, redirect funds from a scholarship program, and charge a higher rate to out-of-state students.

12/02/2014

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Jerry Brown Elected To Historic 4th Term As California Governor

Brown, who did little campaigning on behalf of his re-election, concentrating instead on urging voters to pass Propositions 1 and 2.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/04/2014

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As Midterm Elections Near, Brown Answers Questions About Re-Election Bid

With midterm elections just a week away, Gov. Jerry Brown was in Southern California Tuesday, addressing questions about his re-election bid.

10/28/2014

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Brown Opens Up Spending In Campaign’s Final Month

After months of stockpiling his campaign cash, Gov. Jerry Brown has begun spending big to boost the prospects of the water bond and rainy day fund measures on the November ballot, according to campaign finance reports filed Thursday.

10/23/2014

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Brown: California Needs Long-Term Vision On Water

Addressing California’s longstanding water problems will take tens of billions of dollars more and a large dose of political compromise, but the epic drought may provide new motivation, Gov. Jerry Brown told a Stanford University water conference on Monday.

10/20/2014

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Brown Spends Little, Has Nearly $24M Left For Re-Election Campaign

Gov. Jerry Brown is reporting that he has nearly $24 million for his re-election campaign after spending very little so far this year.

10/06/2014

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Law Extends Time For Childhood Sex-Abuse Charges

Sex-abuse victims will have more time to pursue criminal charges against offenders under a bill signed by Gov. Jerry Brown.

09/30/2014

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Governor Signs Bill On New Pesticide Rules For Schools

Brown signed SB1405 on Monday, about a month after it unanimously passed both houses of the Legislature.

09/29/2014

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Gov. Brown Signs Bill To Curb Runaway Production

Gov. Jerry Brown will sign a new bill Thursday to help keep movies and television show production in California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/18/2014

California Governor Jerry Brown signed what officials say is a "historic" bill providing paid sick days to millions of workers. (Photo courtesy Calif. Governor's Office)

Brown Signs Bill Requiring Paid Sick Leave For Millions Of Workers

The legislation requires employers to provide sick days to millions of Californians who do not currently earn the benefit.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/10/2014

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Brown In Control Of Race For Calif. Governor Ahead Of Debate

Gov. Jerry Brown has little to lose as he faces his Republican challenger in the only gubernatorial debate on the calendar this election season.

09/04/2014

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Lawmakers Send Hollywood Tax Credit To Governor

California lawmakers have approved legislation to extend additional tax credits to Hollywood film productions, sending the bipartisan legislation to Gov. Jerry Brown for his signature.

08/30/2014

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Lawmakers Approve $100 Million Boost For UC, CSU

Democratic lawmakers have approved legislation that would give the University of California and California State University systems a financial boost this year despite Gov. Jerry Brown’s opposition.

08/30/2014

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Calif. On Verge Of Regulating Groundwater Supply For 1st Time

The state Assembly on Friday voted 44-27 to send the bill, AB1739, to Gov. Jerry Brown, whose administration has been shaping the rules. Two companion bills were sent to the Senate and were expected to win approval later in the day.

08/29/2014

Governor Brown greets President Peña Nieto during their meeting in Sacramento Monday. (Photo credit: Joe McHugh/California Highway Patrol)

Gov. Brown: No Comment On Plight Of Marine Jailed In Mexico

The plight of an Afghanistan war veteran jailed south of the border may or may not come up Tuesday during a high-level meeting in Sacramento.

08/26/2014

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