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.
Arizona, Nevada Governors Slam Jerry Brown's Comments On Gun LawsNevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is hitting back at comments California Gov. Jerry Brown made about other states' gun laws after the deadly shooting in San Bernardino.
Gov. Brown Takes Aim At Loose Gun Laws In Neighboring StatesGovernor Jerry Brown had the mass shooting in San Bernardino on his mind Saturday at the climate change conference in Paris.
California's Water Savings Dip 4.2 Percent In OctoberCalifornia's latest water conservation may not appear as impressive as in past months, but a state official said that residents are exceeding a long-term order to save water during drought.
Gov. Brown Heads To Paris To Push Pact On Curbing EmissionsCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown is heading to the U.N. Climate Change conference, which opens Monday, where he will promote the state's efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions and urge other states and provinces to sign on to his climate pact.
Gov. Brown, Lawmakers Punt Difficult Tax QuestionsWhile Gov. Jerry Brown approved high-profile legislation addressing social issues such as aid-in-dying, animal antibiotics and the gender wage gap this year, he kept a tight grip on California's pocketbook by rejecting more than a dozen bills that sought to increase health care benefits and tax credits for the poor.
Jerry Brown To Move Into Historic Governor's MansionCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown and first lady Anne Gust Brown are trading an urban loft for a historic mansion when they're in Sacramento.
California To Big-League Ballplayers: Stop Chewing Tobacco California lawmakers have taken the first step toward accomplishing something Major League Baseball could never do: Stop players from stuffing those big wads of chewing tobacco into their mouths during games. With Gov. Jerry Brown signing a bill earlier this week banning the use of smokeless tobacco in all California ballparks, a practice dating to the days of Babe Ruth and Ty Cobb now seems headed toward the sport's endangered species list.