California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, who gained national attention as mayor of San Francisco for ordering then-illegal gay marriage licenses to be issued, said Wednesday that he will begin raising money to run for governor in 2018, a position he has long sought.
California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom says he won’t run for the open U.S. Senate seat created by Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer’s retirement next year.
Yosemite National Park is celebrating the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s signing of the Yosemite Grant Act, which protected Yosemite Valley and Mariposa Grove.
It’s not the first time Newsom has been outspoken on social issues. Newsom was at the forefront of the gay marriage issue, and his remarks were featured in ads by gay marriage opponents in the Proposition 8 campaign.
Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom says it’s time for California to get serious about legalizing marijuana and that he’s willing to put his political reputation on the line to make it happen.
Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom is calling out Gov. Jerry Brown in a scathing radio interview.
A Republican-led group of California lawmakers and Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom will head to Texas next week to hear from businesses that left the state.
Gavin Newsom pledged to bring more of California’s entrepreneurial spirit to the Capitol as he was sworn in as California’s 49th lieutenant governor.