California Focusing On Urgent Projects As Wildfire Season LoomsCalifornia is in such an urgent race with another devastating wildfire season that officials began soliciting local project ideas even before they had money to pay for them. It faces such a threat of drought that the governor said Tuesday that he has executive orders drafted and ready to sign as needed.
Former State Senator Don Perata Leading New Campaign Against Gov. Newsom's RecallDid you sign the petition to recall the governor? A former state senator wants those who did to remove their names. It's an organized effort called "Stop the Steal California."
Former California Gov. Schwarzenegger Warns Newsom To Take Looming Recall Election SeriouslyIn an interview with Politico released on Wednesday, former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger warned Gov. Gavin Newsom to take this recall seriously or face possible termination.
Facing Another Dry Year, California To Hire 1,400 Additional FirefightersCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday said the state will hire nearly 1,400 additional firefighters as an unusually dry winter stokes fears of another devastating wildfire season.
Latino Voters Key As Newsom Faces Likely Recall ElectionCalifornia's Latinos, who have borne the brunt of coronavirus deaths and the pandemic's economic toll in the state, are a critical voting bloc for Gov. Gavin Newsom as he faces a likely recall election driven by criticism of his handling of the health crisis.
Californians Told To Expect Appointment Backlogs Ahead Of New Vaccine EligibilityCalifornia is on the cusp of making the COVID vaccine available to almost everyone in the state, but local health officials are expecting delays and backups as lines get longer.
'What The Hell Is Wrong With Us': Newsom Reflects On California History Of Anti-Asian BigotryCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom said Friday the bigotry and violence sparking fear in Asian-American communities “infuriates” him and that it is incumbent on everyone to combat it, reflecting on California’s historic role in perpetuating discrimination against Asians.
California Officials Appeal For Asian Attorney GeneralElected officials from California's Asian and Pacific Islander communities urged Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday to appoint an attorney general of Asian descent, saying it's critical to have a top law enforcement official who understands and will combat anti-Asian violence.
Former GOP Rep. Doug Ose Enters California Governor Recall ElectionFormer Republican congressman Doug Ose announced Tuesday he’s entering the recall election aimed at ousting California Gov. Gavin Newsom, a day after the Democratic governor began raising money to defend his seat in a likely election this year.
Gov. Newsom Defends Sen. Feinstein, Says He's Not Expecting Retirement
Newsom Recall Faces Bureaucratic HurdlesA plodding, months-long review kicks off Wednesday to confirm what appears inevitable: California Gov. Gavin Newsom will face a recall election that could oust the Democrat before his first term ends.
Gov. Newsom Launches Campaign Looping Recall Supporters With Violent ExtremistsFor the first time Monday, California Gov. Gavin Newsom directly addressed the looming recall he’s facing.
Gov. Newsom Says He Will Appoint Black Woman If Senator Dianne Feinstein Retires EarlyCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday he'd appoint a Black woman to replace U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein if she retires before her term is up in 2024.
Newsom Issues 9 Pardons; Commutes Murder SentenceCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday issued nine pardons and commuted the life sentence of a woman convicted of killing her stepfather in the Bay Area in 1989, making her immediately eligible for release on parole.
Push To Recall Gov. Newsom On Track To Advance As Deadline NearsOrganizers say they've collected more than 2 million signatures, exceeding the approximately 1.5 million needed.