Feds Says California Order Discriminates Against ChurchesThe head of the federal Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division told Gov. Gavin Newsom Tuesday that his plan to reopen California discriminates against churches.
Budget Cuts Aimed At Older Adults Anger California LawmakersCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom's plan to cover a $54.3 billion budget deficit includes slashing millions in spending that keep more than 45,000 people out of nursing homes — some of a series of cuts targeting older adults who are among the most at risk for the new coronavirus.
Governor Newsom Walks Back Tough Stance On Which Counties Should ReopenThe coronavirus lockdown came fast and furious, and so did calls for reopening.
California Lawmakers Balk At Newsom $2.9 B Spending RequestCalifornia lawmakers are balking at a request from Gov. Gavin Newsom to let him spend another $2.9 billion on coronavirus-related expenses with little oversight.
Will Congress Help California? Governor's Budget Banks On ItGov. Gavin Newsom may call California a nation-state, but he's hanging his hopes for avoiding drastic state budget cuts squarely on the federal government.
Back-To-School Could Be Delayed By California Budget CutsThe deep financial hole brought on by the coronavirus is striking home for California schools after Gov. Gavin Newsom released a dramatically revised state budget plan.
Financial Expert: Painful Cuts To California Budget Resemble Depression-Era NumbersGovernor Newsom announced billions in budget cuts Thursday in an effort to tackle a $54 billion deficit in the state budget.
Newsom: As California Reopens, Best To Stay Close To HomeCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom warned Wednesday it will “defeat the point” of letting some counties reopen more quickly than the state if they start attracting visitors from other areas with more restrictive measures still in place.
El Dorado County Businesses Prepared For Governor To Ease RestrictionsIt’s been months since anyone’s had a good sit-down meal inside of Chando’s Cantina in El Dorado Hills and they’re hoping the governor will change that.
Can The Governor Withhold Federal Emergency Funding From Counties Not Abiding By State Order?On Monday, the governor alluded to new guidelines that could make the relaxed county orders legal, but in the meantime, there are a lot of questions.
California Counties Push To Reopen Ahead Of State GuidelinesMore than two dozen California counties have asked for permission to loosen their stay-at-home plans beyond what the state allows, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Monday, promising a speedy review as more than 4.5 million people have filed for unemployment benefits in a coronavirus-induced economic downturn.