Questions Swirl Over Newsom's Threat To Withhold Federal Aid From Counties Defying COVID-19 Stay Home OrdersThere are a lot of questions surrounding Governor Gavin Newsom’s threat to withhold federal emergency funding from counties that aren’t abiding by the states's COVID-19 rules.
Coronavirus Relief Package: BART To Receive 'Critical Lifeline Funds' In $2 Trillion Federal Aid PlanA $2 trillion federal novel coronavirus stimulus package will include $25 billion in relief funding for public transit agencies across the country, an allocation BART General Manager Bob Powers called “critical lifeline funds” Wednesday.
Wine Country Wildfires Insurance Claims Soar To $9 BillionThe wildfires that ravaged Northern California wine country two months ago have generated $9 billion in insurance claims, far more than the single costliest fire in U.S. history, officials said Wednesday.
White House Approves Direct Aid to Individuals in Fire-Ravaged CountiesThe White House has approved California's request for direct aid to people in Napa, Sonoma, Butte, Lake, Mendocino, and Yuba counties who have suffered losses in the fires.
Gov. Brown Issues 4th Request For Federal Aid Due To StormsGov. Jerry Brown on Sunday once again asked for federal assistance to repair damage at Oroville Dam and other infrastructure impacted by February storms that caused flooding, mudslides and power outages.
Feds Announce $20M In Aid For Drought Affected FarmersFederal officials have announced $20 million in aid for California farmers affected by the ongoing drought.
Gov. Brown Looks To Handle Drought By Moving WaterThis as President Obama has pledged federal aid to the state.
Crescent City Harbor Remains A Work In ProgressA little more than a week after a tsunami destroyed much of the Crescent City Harbor, the city is still trying to pick up the pieces.
Federal Aid Package Would Mean Billions for California