The commission that sets salaries for the governor, lawmakers and statewide elected officials indicated it is not inclined to raise their pay even if there is a budget surplus.
Gov. Jerry Brown will lead a trade mission to China this spring to promote California businesses and strengthen ties with the world’s second largest economy, the governor announced Thursday during his State of the State address.
California’s reign of pump pain is easing as prices drop for the second day in a row.
Gov. Jerry Brown is taking action in an effort to drive down the cost of gasoline as California drivers cope with record-breaking prices at the pump.
Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday abandoned his plan to hold a special election this year to renew expiring tax hikes and instead said he will balance California’s budget with a combination of spending cuts and a projected increase in normal tax revenue.