Former San Diego Mayor Enters Race To Unseat Governor Gavin NewsomFormer San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer said he is entering the race for California governor, the first major Republican to formally step into the contest while a potential recall election aimed at Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom moves closer to qualifying for the ballot this year.
COVID Vaccines: Newsom Signs Executive Order To 'Bolster Vaccination Efforts' After CriticismGov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed an executive order aimed at bolstering California's COVID-19 vaccination efforts amid criticism the state has received about the vaccine rollout.
COVID Vaccine: California Assumes Greater Control Of Vaccine DistributionCalifornia officials on Tuesday announced a number of changes to the COVID-19 vaccine delivery system giving the state more control in order to "expedite vaccine administration."
COVID Vaccines: California Ranks Last Among States In Percentage Of Vaccines AdministeredCalifornia, once hailed as a model for combating the COVID pandemic before the virus surge made it one of the worst states in terms of new cases and deaths, now ranks last in COVID vaccinations.
California COVID Projection Models To Determine ICU Capacity, Stay-At-Home Orders Not Shared With PublicCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom has from the start said his coronavirus policy decisions would be driven by data shared with the public to provide maximum transparency.
'Hopeful and Inspiring;' California, Bay Area Leaders Hail Biden/Harris InaugurationHope and celebration were expressed by state and Bay Area elected leaders following the inauguration of now U.S. President Joseph Biden and Oakland native Vice President Kamala Harris Wednesday.
California COVID Recovery: Newsom Budget Targets Post-Pandemic Economic RevivalGov. Gavin Newsom unveiled his latest proposed budget Friday for the 2021-2022 fiscal year, with an estimated $4.5 billion earmarked to help the state's economy recover once the COVID-19 pandemic fades.
Newsom: $600 Stimulus Payments For Low-Income Californians To Be Included In State BudgetLow-income residents in California could receive $600 stimulus payments as part of the state's 2021-2022 budget, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday.
COVID Schools Plan: Newsom Unveils $2 Billion Program To Return To In-Class LearningCalifornia is rolling out a $2 billion-plan to return elementary school students to in-class learning by February which involves investments in PPE, ventilation and frequent COVID testing for students, teachers and staff members.
COVID Surge: California Regional Stay-At-Home Orders To Remain, Appear To Be Leveling Infection RateThe surging coronavirus pandemic is expected to result in the extension of regional stay-at-home orders across California beginning Tuesday, with the Bay Area's orders to be reassessed on January 8th at the earliest, Governor Gavin Newsom announced Monday.
Newsom Nominates San Diego Assemblywoman Dr. Shirley Weber As Secretary of StateCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom on Tuesday nominated Assemblywoman Dr. Shirley Weber to succeed Alex Padilla as Secretary of State.