Bills Restricting Tobacco Use Move To Gov. BrownCalifornia lawmakers are sending six bills to restrict tobacco use to the governor after a delay of more than six weeks.
Gov. Brown OKs Law Boosting Family Leave BenefitsCalifornia's Democratic governor is increasing the amount of pay employers must give workers who take time off to care for their family.
California Enacts Highest Statewide Minimum Wage In USGov. Jerry Brown signed a bill into law Monday giving California the nation's highest statewide minimum wage of $15 an hour by 2022.
Gov. Brown Set To Approve Highest Minimum WageCalifornia's governor is setting in motion the most populous state's climb toward the nation's highest statewide minimum wage of $15 an hour to take effect by 2022.
Industry Urges Gov. Brown To Veto Vaping Restriction BillRepresentatives of the fast-growing vaping industry are promoting themselves as partners in the effort to reduce tobacco use, not a public health scourge.
Judge: California High-Speed Rail Project Can ProceedA judge has ruled that California's plans for a $64 billion, high-speed rail system do not violate promises made to voters when they approved state financing for the project.
Gov. Brown's Trip To Vatican Exempt From DisclosureCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown reported accepting about $22,000 in dinners and travel in 2015, including his trip to Paris for a U.N. climate conference.
Governor Brown To Propose Ballot Measure Limiting Length Of Criminal SentencesGov. Jerry Brown is announcing a ballot initiative Wednesday that would change how long felons serve in prison and how many juveniles are tried as adults, according to people familiar with his plans.
Gov. Brown Rejects Parole For Man Guilty Of Shooting OfficerCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown has rejected parole for a man convicted of killing a San Diego police officer during a 1978 traffic stop.
California Budget Plan Boosts Spending, But Democrats Seek MoreOn its face, Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed $122.6 billion California budget plan would seem to please Democratic interests by pumping billions of new dollars into public schools, health care for the poor and public infrastructure, even as it bolsters the state's rainy day fund.
Gov. Brown Proposes $122.6 Billion California BudgetGov. Jerry Brown is proposing a $122.6 billion budget plan for California's next fiscal year.
Gov. Brown To Outline 2016-17 Budget PlansAs tax revenues continue to roll in, Gov. Jerry Brown is set to release his budget proposal Thursday, balancing his fiscally restrained approach to spending with increasing demands for California to invest in social service and health care programs.