Gov. Newsom Lays Out Timeline For COVID-19 Vaccine In CaliforniaGov. Gavin Newsom said Monday a coronavirus vaccine could be available in California as early as next month, but most people won’t be able to get it that fast.
California Will Not Allow Distribution Of Coronavirus Vaccines Without State ApprovalCalifornia won't allow any distribution of new coronavirus vaccines in the nation’s most populous state until it is reviewed by the state’s own panel of experts, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday.
Gov. Newsom Releases Recommendations On Police Tactics During ProtestsGov. Gavin Newsom outlined new recommendations on how police respond to protests Tuesday.
Gov. Gavin Newsom Tests Negative For CoronavirusGov. Gavin Newsom has tested negative for the coronavirus after someone in his office was infected and another state employee tested positive for COVID-19, it was announced Thursday.
30 Percent Of State Land To Be Protected Under Newsom's Signed OrderNearly a third of California’s land and coastal waters will be protected under an executive order signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday, his latest effort to fight climate change that he has blamed for recent record-breaking wildfires.
Member Of Governor’s Staff Tests Positive For Covid; Newsom Said He Was Last Tested Before Trump’s California’s VisitA member of California Gov. Gavin Newsom's office staff tested positive for COVID-19 this week and contact tracing has begun, the office said in a statement Wednesday.
Poor Planning, Intense Heat Caused California Rolling Blackouts, Report ShowsPoor planning coupled with extreme weather caused rolling blackouts that affected hundreds of thousands of California residents during a brutal August heat wave, energy regulators said Tuesday.
Newsom's Mandate To Sell Only Zero-Emissions Vehicles By 2035 Isn't As Crazy As Critics ThinkLast week, Governor Gavin Newson signed an executive order saying that all new passenger cars and trucks sold in California must be emission-free by 2035. The new mandate doesn't necessarily mean that California car dealers would, literally, sell nothing but fully electric or hydrogen-powered vehicles 15 years from now, several experts say.
Group Protests At Newsom's Fair Oaks Home Over Police Killing Of Sean Monterrosa In Vallejo; 17 ArrestedAuthorities arrested 17 people after a group calling on state officials to take action in the police killing of Sean Monterrosa in June held a protest in the driveway of Gov. Gavin Newsom's Fair Oaks home on Friday, the California Highway Patrol said.
Newsom Mixes Decisions On Labor, Crime, HousingGov. Gavin Newsom was no rigid ideologue when it came to his decisions on the hundreds of bills sent to him in an odd legislative year shortened by the coronavirus. The first-term Democrat most often sided with labor, immigration and criminal justice reform groups but also vetoed bills they had made priorities.
Newsom Vetoes Return-To-Work Bill For Many Laid-Off California WorkersGov. Gavin Newsom has vetoed a bill that supporters say would have guaranteed many California workers laid off because of the pandemic the right to get their jobs back once economic conditions improve, citing too high a burden on struggling employers.
Newsom Vetoes California Bill Requiring Ethnic Studies For High School GraduationGov. Gavin Newsom late Wednesday vetoed a bill that would have made ethnic studies a California high school graduation requirement, citing controversy over the model curriculum.
Newsom Signs Corporate Boardroom Diversity LawHundreds of California-based corporations must have directors from racial or sexual minorities on their boards under a first-in-the-nation bill signed Wednesday by Gov. Gavin Newsom.
Ban On Chokeholds Among California Criminal Justice ReformsSpurred by the slayings of George Floyd and other Black people in police custody across the country, California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday banned certain chokeholds as he approved several new laws designed to increase oversight of the criminal justice system.
California Tightens Rules On Rat Poisons That Kill WildlifeGov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday signed a bill widely restricting the use of certain highly potent rat poisons that are blamed for killing mountain lions, birds and endangered wildlife.