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Jerry Brown Spent Less Than Neel Kashkari On Campaign For California Governor

Final campaign totals reported Friday show Republican candidate Neel Kashkari spent $7.1 million compared to $5.9 million for the Democratic governor.

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S&P: California Comeback Due To Less Spending, Not Tax Gains

A new financial report says California’s comeback due mostly to the state’s spending reductions rather than recent tax gains.

01/28/2015

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Tax Fight Looms Between Gov. Brown And His Own Party

Gov. Jerry Brown orchestrated the successful push for temporary sales and income taxes on Californians three years ago to help ease the state out of recession and close a multibillion-dollar budget gap.

01/25/2015

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Gov. Brown Tackling California’s $72B Retiree Health Liability

After tackling pension changes for public employees and teachers, Gov. Jerry Brown is now setting his sights on another big debt: retiree health care benefits.

01/18/2015

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California Urging Health Sign-Ups To Minimize Tax Penalties

The state exchange is ramping up advertising and marketing efforts in the final month of open enrollment for health insurance to minimize the number of Californians who will face tax penalties for remaining uninsured.

01/13/2015

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Gov. Brown Calls $113B Budget Precariously Balanced

California Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday released a record $113 billion state spending plan that asks the University of California to do more with less so the nation’s largest public university system can avert tuition hikes.

01/09/2015

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Official: Gov. Brown Plans Record $113B Budget

California Gov. Jerry Brown plans to unveil a record $113 billion state spending plan on Friday that gives schools a boost and pays debt but sets up a higher-education showdown by rejecting the University of California’s demand for more money to avert tuition hikes, a government official said.

01/09/2015

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Democrats Pressure Gov. Brown For Social Spending

Anticipating a surplus, Democratic state lawmakers are pressuring Gov. Jerry Brown to increasing spending to assist those who have been missing out on the economic recovery.

01/07/2015

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Gov. Jerry Brown Begins Last Term With Flourish

After winning re-election in a landslide, Gov. Jerry Brown will start his unprecedented fourth and final term with a flourish by promoting a legacy of fiscal stability while pioneering a bullet train to accommodate future generations of Californians seeking clean transportation.

01/03/2015

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Stanislaus County Man Sentenced For Wine Theft Among 105 Pardoned By Gov. Jerry Brown

The pardons issued Wednesday included a Stanislaus County man sentenced to three years’ probation in 1986 for taking expensive wine out of a wine cellar and drinking it. Michael Joseph Moradian Jr. has since “lived an honest and upright life, exhibited good moral character, and conducted himself as a law-abiding citizen,” Brown wrote in his pardon.

12/24/2014

California Governor Jerry Brown listens while US President Barack Obama meets with locals at the San Luis Water Facility February 14, 2014 in Firebaugh, California. Obama is visiting the Fresno area where he will speak with members of the community and tour drought effected areas. (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

California Gov. Jerry Brown Backs President Obama’s Immigration Order

Brown said in a statement that the president “stepped up for hard-working families across America” in the face of Washington gridlock.

11/20/2014

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Tuition Going Up At University Of California

University of California regents have voted to raise tuition. The move means tuition rise as much as 5 percent each of the next five years.

11/20/2014

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