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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

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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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Gov. Jerry Brown: ‘There’s A Lot Of Old People Who Shouldn’t Be Driving’

He made a comment jokingly about why high-speed rail would be good for California. In a nutshell, he said it would get older drivers off the road.

03/19/2014

A House panel will ask farmers and community leaders for input into relieving the state's drought. (Getty Images)

California Hosting Congressional Hearing On Drought

House committee will hear from farmers, communities leaders and state officials.

03/19/2014

Legislative staffers are asking why the Highway Patrol is asking for money to purchase new aircraft. (Getty Images)

Analysts Cast Doubts On Highway Patrol Aircraft Need

Legislative staffers suggest the Highway Patrol doesn’t have much use for the aircraft it already has.

03/07/2014

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Kashkari Blames Gov. Brown For Downfall Of Middle Class

“Forty-sixth in education, 46th in jobs. No. 1 in poverty. Jerry Brown’s legacy is the destruction of the middle class of California.”

03/06/2014

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GOP Candidate: Brown Oversaw Middle Class Downfall

Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari is blaming Gov. Jerry Brown for what he sees as California’s decline over the last three decades.

03/06/2014

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu is visiting California for the first time since 2006. (Getty Images)

Netanyahu And Brown To Sign Pro-Business Pact

Israeli prime minister and governor will sign agreement that gives Israeli companies access to California Innovation Network.

03/05/2014

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