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Governor Brown Declares Statewide Drought Emergency

With a record-dry year, reservoir levels under strain and no rain in the forecast, California Gov. Jerry Brown formally proclaimed the state in a drought Friday, confirming what many already knew.

01/17/2014

Jerry Brown And Sikhs

Gov. Brown Signs Bills Designed To Promote Religious Acceptance

A month after the tragic shooting at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin, Governor Brown is trying to promote more understanding and acceptance of the religion in California.

09/08/2012

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Right On: Not a Great Way to Ask for More Money

Tax hikes are at the root of the 2012 political landscape in California. Governor Brown has his plan and at least three other tax proposals are hoping to join him on the November ballot. Whether […]

02/02/2012

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Typo Forces Gov. Brown’s Office To Re-File Initiative

A typo is forcing Governor Brown to re-file his ballot initiative aimed at raising taxes.

01/16/2012

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Gov. Brown Summoned For Jury Duty

Gov. Jerry Brown is going a step beyond in doing the people’s business this week after receiving a notice for jury duty in Alameda County.

07/25/2011

California Governor Jerry Brown speaks to reporters as he announces his proposed budget at the California State Capitol on January 10, 2011 in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gov. Brown Vetoes Democratic Budget Plan

Gov. Jerry Brown has vetoed the Democratic budget plan approved Wednesday in the Legislature, restarting talks over how to close California’s $9.6 billion deficit.

06/16/2011

The California Capitol in Sacramento

Cuts Revealed That Could Save California Millions

There are new weapons tonight in the war on government waste. Two new plans ordered by Governor Brown could save California hundreds of millions of dollars.

03/09/2011

California Governor Jerry Brown speaks to reporters as he announces his proposed budget at the California State Capitol on January 10, 2011 in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Governor Brown Orders Car Cuts

The Governor’s Executive Order means immediate savings for taxpayers. In a one on one interview with On The Money’s Mike Luery, Governor Brown said that with California $25 billion in the red, the state simply cannot afford to purchase new cars.

01/28/2011