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 2018-10-19 16:06 

San Jose Mercury

Letter: PG&E power cut reminds us who we're dealing with...

It wasn't enough that Jerry Brown caved to PG&E on liability, paving the way for increased rates for all of us....

 2018-10-19 01:33 

Electronic Frontier Foundation

Open Access Is the Law in California...

Governor Jerry Brown recently signed A.B. 2192, a law requiring that all peer-reviewed, scientific research funded by the state of California be made available to the public no later than one year after publication. EFF applauds Governor Brown for signing...

 2018-10-18 19:01 

San Jose Mercury

California to reconsider some three-strikes life sentences...

Gov. Jerry Brown also will not appeal a court ruling that the state is illegally excluding the nonviolent career criminals from parole under the 2016 ballot measure he championed to reduce the prison population and encourage rehabilitation....

 2018-10-18 19:00 

The Sacramento Bee

Why isn't John Cox spotlighting the differences between Jerry Brown and Gavin Newsom?...

Republican John Cox could use Gov. Jerry Brown as a wedge against Democrat Gavin Newsom by highlighting the concept of the governor as the last line of defense against an over-ambitious and big-spending Legislature....

 2018-10-17 21:20 

The Daily Beast

Artificial Intelligence Like LiDAR Can Stop Wildfires In Their Tracks...

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast In September, after one of the most violent wildfire seasons in California history , Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill that would allow utility companies to charge customers for future legal settlements from the 2017 wil...

 2018-10-15 22:30 

Sputnik International

California Governor Hopes to Open US-Russian Business, Academic Dialogue...

SAN FRANCISCO (Sputnik) - California Governor Jerry Brown told reporters that he is hopeful Russia and the United States will find a way to boost business and academic dialogue....

 2018-10-14 13:29 

Salon

How will California's climate ambitions reshape food and agriculture?...

Some experts say Gov. Jerry Brown's pledge for a zero-emissions state won't be possible without a fundamental shift...

 2018-10-14 11:23 

The Independent

Why California was right to legislate for gender diversity in boardrooms...

State governor Jerry Brown's new law might not be perfect, but at a time when just 5 per cent of firms have a female chief executive the legislation can go a long way to narrowing the opportunity gap over the long term...

 2018-10-14 11:05 

Los Angeles Times

Hundreds of workers have lead poisoning. Why hasn't Cal/OSHA stepped in?...

Last month, Governor Jerry Brown vetoed a bill that would have forced two California agencies to step up regulation for companies with workers who have seriously elevated blood lead levels....

 2018-10-13 23:05 

Sputnik International

Cal Governor Sees Silicon Valley as Possible Venue for Closer US, Russia Ties...

SAN FRANCISCO (Sputnik) - Governor of California Jerry Brown said that he is hopeful that California's Silicon Valley, as well as the Pacific region, will become areas for closer cooperation between Russia and the United States....

 2018-10-13 11:30 

Reason.com

California Adopts a Mixed Bag of Food Laws...

The same day he lightly deregulated home cook, Gov. Jerry Brown signed an awful law targeting groups that feed people in need...

 2018-10-13 01:04 

Los Angeles Times

Gov. Jerry Brown asks state Supreme Court to review pardon application by former Sen. Rod Wright...

An attorney for Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday asked the state Supreme Court to recommend whether former state Sen. Rod Wright should be pardoned for his felony convictions in 2014 on charges of voter fraud and perjury for lying about living in his district. ...

 2018-10-12 14:20 

Reason.com

Gov. Jerry Brown Leaves Mixed Legacy As California Lurches Left: New at Reason...

Brown wasn't exactly a secret libertarian, but libertarians might end up missing him....

 2018-10-12 14:15 

Reason.com

Gov. Jerry Brown Leaves Mixed Legacy As California Lurches Left...

Brown wasn't exactly a secret libertarian, but libertarians might end up missing him....

 2018-10-12 00:29 

KESQ

[ Palm Springs ]

La Quinta woman appointed to Superior Court judgeship by Gov. Brown...

Governor Jerry Brown announced the appointment of 33 new Superior Court judges today and one of them is from right here in the Coachella Valley....

 2018-10-11 23:52 

San Jose Mercury

Governor names public defender, court veterans as new judges in Santa Clara County...

Seasoned attorneys, all county residents, appointed by Jerry Brown to fill three judicial vacancies....

 2018-10-11 23:34 

The Sacramento Bee

California state worker union accepts contract with 10 percent pay hike...

The California Association of Professional Scientists on Oct. 11, 2018 accepted a final contract with Gov. Jerry Brown. It gives CAPS a 5 percent raise in 2019 and a 5 percent raise in 2020....

 2018-10-11 23:00 

The Sacramento Bee

California needs public infrastructure, but not a bullet train...

Gov. Jerry Brown is the chief supporter of the $77 billion project to build high-speed rail from Los Angeles to San Francisco and is backing the Delta tunnels. But under Brown's leadership, California has failed to address its other unfunded infrastru...

 2018-10-11 22:00 

The Sacramento Bee

California can lead the way to end sexual harassment and assault...

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed several bills to prevent workplace harassment and help victims of sexual misconduct. There is more to do, and California can lead the national debate....

 2018-10-11 17:48 

Quartz

Mandating boardroom diversity can narrow the opportunity gap for women...

California governor Jerry Brown recently signed into law new requirements for companies headquartered in the state to include more women on their boards.California governor Jerry Brown recently signed into law new requirements for companies headquartered ...

 2018-10-10 09:00 

NY Times

[ National News ]

California Is an Economic Powerhouse. Will a New Governor Be Able to Keep It That Way?...

California faces concerns about its economic stability and a possible recession just as Gov. Jerry Brown heads out the door....

 2018-10-10 07:05 

Los Angeles Times

Celebrity advocates use social media to influence which California bills become law...

As California legislators cast votes in the final hours of this year's session, celebrities leveraged their fan bases on Facebook and Twitter to encourage lawmakers to pass bills and Gov. Jerry Brown to sign them into law....

 2018-10-10 05:00 

American Thinker

Jerry Brown's get-out-of-jail-free card in California...

Was Soros behind this new law just signed by Gov. Jerry Brown to let killers (who didn't pull the trigger) out of jail? A whole lot of them are about to come rolling out....

 2018-10-10 02:05 

Los Angeles Times

Several state bills from local legislators signed into law...

More than 50 bills from local state legislators were signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown during the past few weeks, regarding issues including suicide prevention, increased traffic-related fatalities and doing away with cash bail....

 2018-10-09 03:09 

PJ Media

Jerry Brown: World 'Must Radically Change' Now to 'Totally Renewable' Energy...

California Gov. Jerry Brown declared the world "must radically change" and "must decarbonize and establish a totally renewable basis for all economic activity" in reaction to a new UN report on climate change....

 2018-10-08 22:08 

The Daily Caller

Jerry Brown Blames 'Deniers' For Lack Of Progress On Global Warming...

'The world must radically change'...

 2018-10-08 19:00 

Orange County Register

Gov. Jerry Brown ending final term with mixed results...

Brown is smart and entertaining. So he convinces even people like me, who usually disagree with his politics, that he's about to do the right thing....

 2018-10-08 12:00 

Daily News

Gov. Jerry Brown ending final term with mixed results...

Brown is smart and entertaining. So he convinces even people like me, who usually disagree with his politics, that he's about to do the right thing....

 2018-10-08 12:00 

San Diego Union Tribune

New bills continue criminal justice changes in California...

Significant changes to juvenile courts, police personnel records and the state's murder law that could lead to far fewer accomplices spending life in prison were made by the state legislature and Gov. Jerry Brown this year....

 2018-10-08 09:30 

USA Today

Gavin Newsom touts 'California dream' to persuade fractured state he should be governor...

Former San Francisco mayor Gavin Newsom takes over the anti-Trump mantle from Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown while he tries to persuade a divided state he can be a centrist leader....

 2018-10-08 07:01 

The Sacramento Bee

'I expected more.' Many California leaders want more #MeToo action...

California Influencers acknowledged the state's role in the #MeToo movement sweeping the country, but say Gov. Jerry Brown could have done more to combat sexual harassment and assault....

 2018-10-08 07:01 

The Sacramento Bee

Did Jerry Brown make the right decisions on #metoo bills? California leaders are split...

California's Influencers were split on whether Gov. Jerry Brown made the right calls by signing some sexual misconduct bills this year and vetoing others....

 2018-10-08 05:28 

International Business Times

Who Is Kevin Cooper? Kim Kardashian Asks Jerry Brown To Review Case...

Kim Kardashian urged Gov. Jerry Brown of California to review the case of a man who is believed to have been framed for murder. Kardashian tweeted Sunday asking justice for Kevin Cooper."Governor Brown, please add Kevin Cooper to your legacy of smart,...

 2018-10-07 22:46 

TMZ

Kim Kardashian Asks Governor Jerry Brown to Review Kevin Cooper's Case...

Kim Kardashian West pleads with Jerry Brown to review a case where a man might've been framed for murder....

 2018-10-07 16:18 

AlterNet.org

Resistance Hero or Hypocrite? Jerry Brown's Mixed Legacy Paints a Complicated Picture for California Progressives...

Both parties are struggling to redefine themselves, but in very different ways. If anything should be obvious in the wake of the 2016 election it's that both major American political parties are in deep trouble, reflecting the larger trouble of a soci...

 2018-10-07 16:00 

Salon

Jerry Brown's mixed legacy: Is California's departing governor a Resistance hero or a hypocrite?...

National media celebrates Brown's accomplishments, but for California progressives the picture's more complicated...

 2018-10-07 04:26 

NBC Bay Area

Gov. Brown Calls Kavanaugh Nomination 'A Real Tragedy'...

Calif. Governor Jerry Brown called Judge Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court Saturday afternoon "a real tragedy." Photo Credit: Getty This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in y...

 2018-10-06 21:16 

NBC San Diego

Gov. Brown Calls Kavanaugh Nomination 'A Real Tragedy'...

Calif. Governor Jerry Brown called Judge Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court Saturday afternoon "a real tragedy." Photo Credit: Getty This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in y...

 2018-10-06 18:53 

NY Times

Justice Delayed, With a Life on the Line...

Gov. Jerry Brown is still reviewing a murder case that advanced DNA testing could settle....

 2018-10-06 17:05 

Washington Times

California's role fighting Trump marks attorney general race...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's Democratic Attorney General Xavier Becerra fights the Trump administration at seemingly every turn and wants voters to keep him in the job to continue the battle. Gov. Jerry Brown appointed Becerra California'...

 2018-10-06 11:00 

San Francisco Chronicle

The most anticipated Calif. bills that Jerry Brown ultimately vetoed...
 2018-10-06 10:00 

The Sacramento Bee

A prison officer was charged with groping. The state now refuses to provide records...

CA prison officials block request by The Sacramento Bee for sex misconduct records, week after Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation that sought to increase transparency in peace officer...

 2018-10-06 01:00 

San Diego Union Tribune

Meet the candidates for California governor...

Californians are preparing to vote for a new governor to replace termed-out Gov. Jerry Brown. Voters will choose between former San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom, a Democrat, and Rancho Santa Fe businessman John Cox, a Republican....

 2018-10-05 23:00 

Los Angeles Times

Judge rejects request by mother accused of neglect and torture of 13 children to get mental health treatment instead of prosecution...

The mental health diversion program, signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown earlier this year, allows judges to order up to two years of mental health treatment in lieu of prosecution....

 2018-10-05 22:55 

Electronic Frontier Foundation

Victory! Dangerous Elements Removed From California's Bot-Labeling Bill...

Governor Jerry Brown recently signed S.B. 1001 , a new law requiring all "bots" used for purposes of influencing a commercial transaction or a vote in an election to be labeled. The bill, introduced by Senator Robert Hertzberg, originally included...

 2018-10-05 19:54 

Wall Street Journal

The Next 39 Golden State Governors Should Be Female...

The California legislature and Gov. Jerry Brown, not for the first time, are acting as if they are their own sovereign nation, not a state under the U.S. Constitution....

 2018-10-05 14:06 

San Jose Mercury

Letter: Apparent hypocrisy with net neutrality legislation...

Jerry Brown just signed net neutrality legislation which is described as an essential step toward protecting California residents and small businesses, but......

 2018-10-05 12:59 

Help Net Security

New IoT legislation bans shared default passwords...

In an attempt to make it harder for bots to take over the myriad of connected devices sold in California, the state legislators have pushed through and California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law SB-327. The new law The bill is to be enacted on Januar...

 2018-10-05 12:30 

Reason.com

A Morsel of Food Freedom for California: New at Reason...

Gov. Jerry Brown rolls back stupid restrictions on homemade foods, sidewalk vending, and craft distilleries....

 2018-10-05 11:52 

Washington Post

The Health 202: Jerry Brown vetoes bill to allow nation's first safe injection site...

But advocates say the fight isn't over....

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