Gov. Brown Commutes 9 Lengthy Prison SentencesGov. Jerry Brown has commuted the sentences of nine inmates, including a former prostitute convicted with her abusive pimp of first-degree murder.
California Knocks Trump As It Extends Climate Change EffortGov. Jerry Brown and his predecessor, Arnold Schwarzenegger, stood side by side Tuesday to cheer the extension of one of the most ambitious programs in the U.S. to reduce fossil fuel pollution.
California Climate Law Backers Look For SupportCalifornia lawmakers leading an effort to extend the state's signature climate change initiative made a last-minute appeal Saturday to critics on the left who say their plan doesn't do enough to reign in polluters.
California Looks To Keep Landmark Climate Policy AliveCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown is racing to persuade lawmakers to extend his state's signature program to confront climate change.
Brown, Bloomberg Announce Plan To Track Climate ProgressCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown announced yet another plan Wednesday to keep the United States on track to reduce greenhouse gas emissions under the international Paris climate agreement.
California Governor Plans To Host 2018 Global Climate SummitCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown plans to convene a climate conference next year, his latest action to position the state as a leader in battling global warming as the White House recedes.
California Signs Climate Deal With China After Trump's Paris ExitWith President Donald Trump pulling the U.S. out of the Paris climate accord, China and California signed an agreement Tuesday to work together on reducing emissions, as the state's governor warned that "disaster still looms" without urgent action.
Calif. Gas Prices To Rise After Gov. Brown Signs Tax HikeGov. Jerry Brown signed into law a $5 billion per year tax hike on Friday promising to fix neglected highways and bridges.
Trump Approves California Storms Disaster DeclarationPresident Donald Trump on Thursday approved a disaster declaration for California to address damage from January storms.
Calif. Extends Drought Declaration Despite Wet WinterRegulators decided to retain the measures at least until spring as a precaution against the possible return of dry weather.
Brown Proclaims Ronald Reagan Day In CaliforniaOn the 106th anniversary of his birthday, Gov. Jerry Brown issued a proclamation declaring Feb. 6 as Ronald Reagan Day in California.
State's Environmental Report Backs Gov. Brown's Proposed $15 Billion Water TunnelsCalifornia has released a key environmental report supporting Gov. Jerry Brown's plans for two giant north-south water tunnels.