Smash-And-Grab Crimes On Rise, State Leaders Blame Light Punishment For RobberyCritics think the recent crime wave is a result of years of lawmakers - and even voters - watering down penalties for committing these acts.
Newsom, Buttigieg Announce Multi-Billion Loan Agreement To Improve Shipping Infrastructure At Ports Of LA, Long BeachA multi-billion loan agreement was announced Thursday between the state and the U.S. Department of Transportation to fund infrastructure improvements to help clear the shipping bottleneck at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.
California Requires Menstrual Products In Public SchoolsCalifornia public schools and colleges must stock their restrooms with free menstrual products under a bill signed Friday by Gov. Gavin Newsom.
Newsom Signs $47 Billion Package To Help More California Students To Go To CollegeNearly three dozen bills were signed into law at the Cal State Northridge event, all with the intention of improving access to higher education for California students.
Huntington Beach Oil Spill: Newsom Declares State Of Emergency To Assist In Clean Up, RecoveryThe emergency declaration frees up state personnel, equipment and facilities to help clean up the spill and minimize any further impact to the environment. It also allows state agencies to more quickly buy materials, goods, and services to assist in the response and recovery.
New Law Would Allow California Homeowners To Build More Housing On Their PropertiesThe law is aimed at easing the housing crisis in California by streamlining the permit process, increasing density and diversity in neighborhoods, and making housing more affordable near major employment hubs.
Exit Polls: Ongoing Pandemic Most Important Issue For California Recall VotersCBS News exit polls overwhelmingly found that the coronavirus crisis was the most important issue for voters.
Recall Update: 'Polls Don't Vote, People Vote'; Gov. Gavin Newsom's Fate In Hands Of VotersWhether the post-pandemic new normal will include Gov. Gavin Newsom will be decided Tuesday as millions of Californians cast votes in a recall election over his policies and leadership.
Recall Supporters in Rural California Express Fears of Mail-In Ballot 'Shenanigans'For Republicans in some of California's reddest regions, there is both hope and skepticism in the effort to recall Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom.
California Recall Brings VP Harris Home to Support Gov. NewsomVice President Kamala Harris returned to her home state of California on Wednesday to rally voters against the recall of Gov. Gavin Newsom, whose campaign expressed growing confidence the first-term Democrat would survive the attempt to remove him from office a year early.
California Recall: Newsom Seeks To Bolster Support Among Latino Voters With 1 Week To GoWith one week to go, Gov. Gavin Newsom is making a strong push to get back the support from Latino voters he needs to defeat the September 14 recall election against him.
California Recall: How A Single Day In November 2020 Fueled Movement To Oust NewsomOn a single day last November, two events helped set the course for just the second recall election against a governor in California history.
California Recall: Voters Returning Ballots So Far Largely Democratic, OlderThe critical question left in the California recall election that could remove Gov. Gavin Newsom isn’t whether someone likes the first-term Democrat — it’s who is going to take the time to vote.
California Recall: Pelosi, Democrats Focus GOTV Campaign On Women To Keep Newsom In OfficeDemocrats continue to pounce on leading Republican recall candidate Larry Elder's comments about women published decades ago.
California Recall: New To Debate Stage, Democrat Kevin Paffrath Blasts GOP RivalsDemocrat Kevin Paffrath shook up the recall debate stage Wednesday in his first appearance alongside three Republican rivals, accusing them of lacking bold plans and pitching himself as the best option to lead California should voters remove Gov. Gavin Newsom from office.