California Gov. Newsom Unveils Vaccine Vacation Incentive As State Funds Tourism Industry RevivalCalifornia is urging its citizens to help jump-start the economy on the eve of the state's reopening with a call to spend their vacation dollars in the state, while announcing help for the state's tourism industry and a new vacation incentive for people to get vaccinated.
Gov. Newsom Signs Environmental Review Bill That Greenlights San Jose Downtown West ProjectGovernor Gavin Newsom signed into law a Thursday a streamlining of environmental review procedures that will greenlight the largest private sector investment in San Jose history.
UPDATE: Newsom Says California Likely To Keep Some Mask Mandates After June 15California is likely to have “guidelines and mandates” for wearing masks indoors after the state fully reopens next month, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday, appearing to walk back comments from the previous day that indicated masks would be gone in nearly all situations.
Gov. Newsom Declares Drought Emergency In Sonoma, Mendocino CountiesGov. Gavin Newsom has declared an emergency executive order in two Northern California counties in response to drought conditions affecting much of the state.
'The Hell Is Wrong With Us?' Newsom Condemns Anti-Asian Hate Incidents In Meeting With AAPI LeadersAmid a wave of attacks on Asians in the Bay Area and across the U.S., California Gov. Gavin Newsom met with Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community leaders in San Francisco Friday to condemn the acts and commit to working with them to combat racism.
Newsom Defends Feinstein, Says He's Not Expecting RetirementGov. Gavin Newsom said Tuesday he expects and hopes Sen. Dianne Feinstein will serve her full term after suggesting the day before he’s been thinking about her replacement.
Newsom Vows To Appoint African-American Woman If Feinstein Retires EarlyCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom says he'll appoint a Black woman to the U.S. Senate if Sen. Dianne Feinstein retires before her term ends in 2024.
Newsom Pardons San Leandro Woman Who Helped Her Mom Bludgeon Stepfather To DeathCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday commuted the life sentence of a woman convicted of killing her stepfather on New Years Eve in 1988, making her immediately eligible for release on parole.
Newsom GOP Challenger Faulconer Brings Longshot Bid For Governor To San FranciscoAmid the furor over the San Francisco School Board's handling of the pandemic, and several non-pandemic related controversies, the man hoping to unseat California Governor Gavin Newsom made a stop in the city Wednesday.
With Newsom's Recall Looming CA Lawmakers Vote To Distribute Mail-In Ballots In 2021As Gov. Gavin Newsom prepares for a potential recall election this year, state lawmakers passed a bill requiring that voters get a ballot in the mail ahead of the election even if they didn’t ask for one.
Pentagon Deploying Troops To Staff Oakland Coliseum Mass Vaccination SiteThe Pentagon will deploy more than 1,100 troops to five vaccination centers including sites in Oakland and Los Angeles in what will be the first wave of increased military support for the White House campaign to get more Americans vaccinated against COVID-19.
UPDATE: GOP Challenger Emerges As Recall Effort Against Gov. Newsom GrowsThe effort to recall California's Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom is growing, and his allies and Democrats are taking notice. Now, a serious GOP challenger has emerged.
COVID: Wine Country Business Coalition Sues Gov. Newsom Demanding To ReopenGovernor Newsom is facing another lawsuit for actions he has taken during the pandemic. The Wine Country Coalition for Safe Reopening is demanding outdoor dining be allowed to open.
COVID Politics: California Democrats Starting To Take Gov. Newsom Recall Effort SeriouslyA petition to recall Governor Gavin Newsom is gaining traction with nearly a million signatures already received. And it appears state Democrats are beginning to take it seriously.
Gov. Newsom Signs Order To Extend Tax Deadline For Small Businesses Until July 2021California small businesses will have more time to file their tax returns in 2021.