Judge Urges Regulators To Release Details About Billion-Dollar Deal To Close Nuclear Power StationA San Francisco judge urged state regulators to release e-mails about a multibillion-dollar deal with two utilities that shut down the San Onofre nuclear plant in San Diego County.
Gov. Brown Declares Emergency Over Dead TreesCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown says dead trees around the state pose a fire hazard and has declared a state of emergency.
Gov. Brown Approves Charitable Gambling At Professional Sporting EventsCalifornia's major league sports teams will soon be able to conduct charitable gambling under a bill signed by Gov. Jerry Brown.
Gov. Brown Signs Right-To-Die Bill Into LawCalifornia will become the fifth state in the nation to allow terminally ill patients to legally end their lives using doctor-prescribed drugs after Gov. Jerry Brown announced Monday he signed one of the most emotionally charged bills of the year.
Governor Signs $115 Billion Budget That Funds New Anti-Poverty IntiativesGov. Jerry Brown has approved a spending plan that uses California's growing surplus to fund new anti-poverty initiatives.
Democrats Push Spending Plan That Relies On Higher RevenuesDemocratic state lawmakers are using higher revenue estimates to bolster their argument for spending more on social programs for the poor over Gov. Jerry Brown's cost concerns.
Gov. Brown Pitches Amnesty On Traffic Debt For PoorCalling California's traffic court system a "hellhole of desperation" for the poor, Gov. Jerry Brown is proposing an amnesty program for residents who can't afford to pay off spiraling fines and penalties that have resulted in 4.8 million driver's license suspensions since 2006.
Worldwide Regional Leaders Join Gov. Brown In Signing Climate Change PactCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown and leaders from 11 other states and provinces are signing a pact on climate change that vows to reduce carbon emissions.
Sacramento CEO Works To Make Solar Attractive To AgribusinessCEO Nic Stover created his own natural capitalism by working with colleagues in Sacramento to fight for what he believed in: passing SB 594.
Gov. Brown Proposes Stiffer Penalties For Water WastersGov. Jerry Brown is proposing $10,000 fines for residents and businesses wasting water in the drought despite his order to cut water use.
Elected Officials In Calif. Admit Using Personal Email For Government BusinessGov. Jerry Brown, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and California's other top elected officials acknowledge using personal email accounts to conduct government business.
$1B Water Spending Bill Heads To GovernorA $1 billion water spending plan for drought-stricken California is heading to Gov. Jerry Brown.