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A view of the construction of the new 49ers stadium in Santa Clara. (SF 49ers)

State Nixes Deal To Divert 49ers Stadium Redevelopment Funds

The state of California has vetoed a $30 million deal between the San Francisco 49ers and Santa Clara County officials that would have allowed some of the money voters earmarked for a new stadium to be diverted to local schools.



California’s Population Grows Less Than 1 Percent

California’s population grew less than 1 percent in the last fiscal year, one of the lowest rates on record but up slightly from the year before as fewer people moved to other states, according to demographic figures released Thursday.

CBS San Francisco–12/09/2010

California Governor Jerry Brown speaks during a news conference at his campaign headquarters on November 3, 2010 in Oakland. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

New Governor Brown To Re-Appoint Old Budget Director

Governor-elect Jerry Brown plans on re-appointing Arnold Schwarzenegger’s finance director in charge of the state budget.