Gov. Newsom Includes Temporary Tax Cut For California Pot Industry In Budget ProposalGov. Gavin Newsom on Friday proposed a temporary tax cut for the state's struggling legal marijuana industry, but businesses said it falls far short of what’s needed to revive a foundering pot economy.
Gov. Gavin Newsom: California Has $97.5 Billion Budget SurplusCalifornia is entering the next budget year with a record-smashing budget surplus of nearly $100 billion, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Friday.
Inflation Triggers California Minimum Wage Increase To $15.50 In 2023California's minimum wage will jump to $15.50 per hour next year, Gov. Gavin Newsom's administration announced Thursday, an increase triggered by soaring inflation that will benefit about 3 million workers.
Gov. Newsom Still Pushing For $400 Checks For Car Owners In Inflation Relief Package ProposalCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom is again pushing to give registered vehicle owners to get a $400 check to help deal with rising gas prices.
California Lawmakers Raise Caps On Medical Malpractice Lawsuit AwardsThe California Legislature on Thursday agreed to increase how much money people can win in medical malpractice lawsuits.
Newsom Proposes $125M Package To Expand Access To Reproductive Health Care In CaliforniaJust more than a week after a leaked document suggested the U.S. Supreme Court is prepared to overturn the historic Roe v. Wade, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a reproductive health package that would expand access to vital services like abortions in California.
Gov. Newsom Highlights Abortion Rights In New Campaign Ad Following Supreme Court LeakIn the wake of the leaked U.S. Supreme Court draft opinion on abortion, Gov. Gavin Newsom is doubling down on his promise to protect the right to choose in California.
Gov. Gavin Newsom: Democrats Need 'Counter-Offensive' In Culture WarsCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom faulted his own political party Wednesday for setbacks in the nation's culture wars and urged Democrats to launch a vocal “counter-offensive” to protect rights from abortion to same-sex marriage.
Gov. Newsom Says California Will 'Fight Like Hell' After Report Suggests U.S. Supreme Court Privately Voted To Overturn Abortion RightsGov. Gavin Newsom said "California will not sit back" after a Politico report Monday evening of a leaked draft opinion that suggested the U.S. Supreme Court privately voted to overturn the 1973 case Roe v. Wade that legalized abortion nationwide.
California Mayors Want $3 Billion Over 3 Years For Homeless Aid FundingSacramento's mayor and the leaders of California's 10 other largest cities have asked Gov. Gavin Newsom and the Legislature on Monday to approve $3 billion over three years in the state budget for flexible homeless funding to go directly to cities.
State Lawyer Resigns Over Allegations Gov. Newsom Interfered In Activision LawsuitA California state lawyer has resigned over what she alleged were undue attempts by Gov. Gavin Newsom and his office to interfere in a state lawsuit against video game giant Activision Blizzard.
Coalition Pushes California To Provide Funding For Crime Prevention, Prisoner Re-Entry ProgramsPreventing criminals from returning to the streets -- that’s the goal of a dozen agencies, victims' rights advocates and lawmakers in California.
Andi Mudryk Appointed As First Openly Transgender Judge To Sacramento Superior CourtCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday appointed the first openly transgender judge to the Sacramento County Superior Court.
Gov. Newsom Proposes Giving $400 To California Drivers To Help With Gas Prices SpikeGov. Gavin Newsom is proposing a $9 billion tax refund aimed at registered drivers in California, giving them $400 to help offset the recent spike in gas prices.
Newsoms Earned Nearly $1.5M In 2020California Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom and his wife earned nearly $1.5 million in 2020 and paid about $480,000 in taxes, down from $1.7 million in income the couple reported in 2019 in his first year as governor, records released Tuesday showed.