Newsom Signs COVID Relief Package That Will Send $600 Payments To Nearly 6 Million CaliforniansThe stimulus package will include direct relief payments of at least $600 to people making less than $75,000, a total of 5.7 million payments to low-income Californians.
Gov. Gavin Newsom Heaps Praise On Farm Workers While Visiting Vaccination Site In Coachella ValleyNewsom has been visiting vaccination sites in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and San Diego to highlight the state’s efforts to ramp up vaccinations. The state has so far administered more than 6 million doses.
Recall Newsom Organizers Say They Have Collected Necessary SignaturesLeaders of the effort to recall California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Friday that they had collected the necessary signatures to get the measure on the ballot, but the signatures still need to be verified by the state.
Interactive Map Tracks Status Of School Reopenings Across CaliforniaThe Safe Schools Reopening Map gives snapshot of where schools have reopened.
Nearly 60 Community Organizations Sign On To LAUSD Letter Urging Newsom To Prioritize Teacher VaccinationsThe letter is the latest volley in Superintendent Austin Beutner’s campaign to get teachers and school employees moved to the front of the line of the state’s vaccination schedule.
Paraclete High School Football Player Isaiah Navarro Gains Nationwide Profile After Tweeting Angrily At NewsomWith high school sports competitions postponed indefinitely in California, football player Isaiah Navarro was getting angry that his year was looking more and more like a bust.
Gov. Gavin Newsom Approval Rating Drops Below 50% In New Poll As Recall Effort GrowsAs supporters of a recall campaign against Gov. Gavin Newsom get closer to their signature goal, a new poll finds the governor’s approval rating has dropped below 50%.
Gov. Newsom Signs Law Extending Eviction Protections Until JuneCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a law on Friday that extends eviction protections through the end of June.
Feds: Napa Pipe Bomb Suspect Planned To ‘Go To War’ Against Democrats, Twitter, Facebook Following Trump Loss In Presidential ElectionNapa businessman Ian Benjamin Rogers, arrested earlier this month after federal authorities found explosive devices and an arsenal of weapons at his home and business, had plans to attack the State Capitol, Twitter and Facebook, according to a criminal complaint made public on Wednesday.
Newsom Dismisses Accusations That Politics Was Behind Lifting Of Stay-At-Home Order As 'Complete, Utter Nonsense'Gov. Gavin Newsom insisted Monday that the decision to lift the regional stay-at-home order was based on scientific projections of future hospital demand, rather than the looming possibility of a recall campaign.
Former LA Councilman Alex Padilla Formally Appointed To US SenateFormer Los Angeles City Councilman Alex Padilla resigned Monday as California secretary of state and was formally appointed by the governor to fill the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Vice President-elect Kamala Harris.
Newsom Says Stay-At-Home Order Expected To Be ExtendedThe regional stay-at-home order for the 11-county Southern California region, which took effect at 11:59 p.m. Dec. 6, was originally set to end on Dec. 28.
Orange, San Diego Craft Breweries Sue Newsom Over Tasting Room RestrictionsCraft breweries in Orange and San Diego are among multiple beer makers suing Gov. Gavin Newsom, alleging constitutional violations over a requirement stating they must serve meals to operate tasting rooms but winemakers do not, according to court papers obtained Friday.
Newsom Calls May 4 Special Election To Fill State Senate Seat Vacated By Holly MitchellGov. Gavin Newsom Thursday scheduled a May 4 special election to fill the state Senate seat vacated by Holly Mitchell, who was recently sworn in to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.
San Bernardino County Goes To California Supreme Court Over Newsom's Regional Stay-At-Home OrderSan Bernardino County wants to “to tailor regulations and orders which are specific to its residents based on facts which are unique to their locations rather than subject its residents to overbroad multi-county, Governor-implemented, regionalized lockdowns.”