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California Governor Signs Bill Tripling Hollywood Tax Credits (Credit, Randy Yagi)

California Governor Signs Bill Tripling Hollywood Tax Credits

Gov. Jerry Brown has headed to the cradle of the Hollywood film industry to sign legislation that more than triples the state’s annual tax credit to $330 million a year for films and TV shows produced in California.

09/18/2014

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Gov. Jerry Brown Agrees To Debate Neel Kashkari

California Gov. Jerry Brown has agreed to one debate with his Republican rival, Neel Kashkari, in the 2014 governor’s race.

08/19/2014

Activists protest the arrival of undocumented migrant children to a Border Patrol facility in Murrieta on July 4, 2014. (David McNew/Getty Images)

Governor: Border Crossings A Humanitarian Issue

Brown says the arrival of unaccompanied migrant children should not be the subject of political posturing.

07/23/2014

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Gov. Brown Nominates Mexican-Born Law Professor To California Supreme Court

Gov. Jerry Brown has nominated a Mexican-born Stanford law professor to the California Supreme Court.

07/22/2014

The legislation creates a $420 million tax credit for aerospace contractor Lockheed Martin and includes other tax incentives apparently designed to benefit California-based electric car maker Tesla Motors. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Brown Signs Tax Bill Benefiting Tesla

California is one of five states competing for a $5 billion Tesla battery manufacturing plant.

07/10/2014

New law makes it easier for school districts to fire abusive and problem teachers. (Getty Images)

Governor Signs Bill To Streamline Teacher Firings

New law makes it easier for school districts to fire abusive and problem teachers.

06/25/2014

A French high speed train TGV. (ALAIN JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Lawsuit Contests High-Speed Rail Air Quality Plans

Suit says state agency downplays harmful environmental effects and exaggerates benefits.

06/23/2014

Pitts research led to California's ground-breaking clean-air standards. (Getty Images)

California Smog Researcher James Pitts Dies At 93

Gov. Brown: “Jim was one of the key pioneers in cleaning up air pollution in California and we’ll all miss him.”

06/19/2014

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UPDATED: Democratic State Lawmakers, Gov. Brown At Odds Over State’s Revenue Estimate

Democratic state lawmakers are pushing Gov. Jerry Brown to accept higher revenue projections in order to restore services.

06/09/2014

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California Proposals Aim To Help Young Offenders

Juvenile offenders would have an easier time putting their pasts behind them under bills working their way through the Legislature.

05/26/2014

File photo of California Governor Jerry Brown (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Brown Details Record, Challenges Facing California

Gov. Jerry Brown is presenting a robust defense of his record over the last three-and-a-half years, promoting his efforts with education, pension reform, workers’ compensation, criminal justice and the economy.

05/21/2014

Issa said Tim Donnely's comments linking Republican Indian-American Neel Kashkari to Islamic law was "hateful and ignorant garbage." (Getty Images)

Issa Condemns Donnelly’s Comments On Islamic Law

Gubernatorial candidate Tim Donnelly tried to link his Republican rival, Indian-American Neel Kashkari, to Islamic law.

05/08/2014

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