Gov. Gavin Newsom Vetoes Bill That Would Have Banned 'Misleading' Political Party NamesCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom has vetoed a bill that would have required a staunchly conservative political party to change its name.
California Schools May Allow Medical Cannabis On CampusesCalifornia schools will get to decide if parents can administer medical marijuana to their children on school campuses.
Gov. Gavin Newsom: Californians Should Be 'Outraged' Over PG&E Power ShutoffsGov. Gavin Newsom said Californians affected by a Public Safety Power Shutoff by PG&Eshould be “outraged” and “infuriated.”
California Eases Mandatory Sentences, Restricts Body Cam Facial Recognition TechThe measures continue the state's march away from get-tough measures that once clogged California prisons, prompting a federal court-ordered population cap.
Gov. Gavin Newsom Signs New Law Expanding Same-Day Voter RegistrationCalifornia will allow voters to register on Election Day at all polling places in 2020.
Gov. Gavin Newsom Set To Sign Law Capping Rent IncreasesGov. Gavin Newsom says he will sign a law limiting rent increases for some people over the next decade as the nation's most populous state continues to struggle with a housing crisis.
HIV-Prevention Drugs Will Soon Be Available Without A Prescription At California PharmaciesHIV prevention drugs will be available without a prescription starting next year in California under a bill signed Monday by Gov. Gavin Newsom.
California Puts $15 Billion School Construction Bond On March BallotCalifornians will vote next year whether the state should issue $15 billion in bonds for school construction and modernization projects.
California Adopts 22 New Laws Addressing Wildfire DangerCalifornia is adopting nearly two dozen new laws aimed at preventing and fighting the devastating wildfires.
Gov. Gavin Newsom Signs Law Championed By LeBron James That Lets College Athletes Make MoneyCalifornia will let college athletes hire agents and make money from endorsements, defying the NCAA and setting up a likely legal challenge that could reshape U.S. amateur sports.
California Promises Fight To Keep Auto Emission AuthorityPreparing for a lengthy legal battle with the Trump administration about how much pollution to allow from cars, California regulators on Thursday said they were considering cracking down on other emissions to make up for any impacts on air quality.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom: Trump Administration 'Threatening' Private BusinessGov. Gavin Newsom slammed the Trump administration and Republicans for their "complete silence on state's rights, but also free enterprise" in light of President Donald Trump's decision to curtail state-set emissions standards.
Trump Bars California From Setting Stricter Fuel Standards, Gov. Newsom DefiantPresident Donald Trump announced Wednesday that his administration is revoking California's authority to set auto mileage standards stricter than those issued by federal regulators.
EPA To Revoke California's Ability To Regulate Fuel Economy; Gov. Newsom Calls It 'Political Vendetta'The Trump administration is poised to revoke California's authority to set auto mileage standards.
California Lawmakers Send Police Training Bill To Gov. Newsom's DeskCalifornia lawmakers on Wednesday sent Gov. Gavin Newsom the second half of a two-bill legislative package intended to deter shootings by police by requiring officers to take training in ways to avoid using lethal force.