California Sues Trump Administration Over Increased Water Diversions To FarmersCalifornia is suing the Trump administration to block new rules that would divert more water from the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta to farmers, saying the rules do not protect endangered fish species.
ICE CRACKDOWN: U.S. Border Agents To Be Deployed In 'Sanctuary' Cities Including San FranciscoMore federal Customs and Border Patrol agents will be deployed to major "sanctuary cities" including San Francisco, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security confirmed Friday.
Newsom Declares Victory Over Trump Administration As Auto Emission Anti-Trust Probe EndsGov. Gavin Newsom called the reported end to a federal antitrust probe into a deal the state made with four automakers over tough tailpipe emission standards "a victory for anyone who cares about the rule of law and clean air.”
Trump Administration Rejects California Health Care TaxThe Trump administration says it will not allow California to collect a key health care tax on managed care organizations, a decision that could cost the state nearly $2 billion a year for low-income benefits.
California Sues To Block Trump Administration Fracking PlansCalifornia increased its efforts Friday to keep the federal government from allowing oil and gas drilling on more than 1 million acres of public land.
California's Feud With Trump Over Medicaid May Shrink State Budget SurplusThe state is bracing for a much smaller budget surplus next year because of its ongoing feud with the Trump administration.
San Jose High Schoolers Walk Out Of Class To Support DACA, DreamersAbout 100 students and DACA recipients walked out of their classrooms to join a demonstration at Hillview Park in East San Jose to show their support for DACA.
Trump Administration Seeks To Block California As Global Climate LeaderThe Trump administration is suing to topple California as an international leader against climate change.
Kamala Harris, Senate Colleagues Seek Ukraine Docs Via Public Records LawPresidential hopeful Kamala Harris and two of her Democratic Senate colleagues are trying to force the Trump administration to release documents related to Ukraine and potential investigations into the president's domestic political rivals through the federal Freedom of Information Act.
Feds Ask to Move Challenge to Trump Offshore Drilling Policy Out of CaliforniaThe federal government wants a challenge to Trump administration rules for offshore drilling to be moved from federal court in San Francisco to New Orleans or Washington.
Trump Administration Opens Public Land in California to Oil, Gas DrillingThe federal government has opened 725,000 acres in Central California to oil and gas drilling on land that has been off-limits since 2013.
Gov. Newsom Vetoes Bill That Countered Trump Rollbacks of State Environment LawsCalifornia governor Gavin Newsom vetoed a bill aimed at helping the state fight Trump administration rollbacks of environmental laws.
EPA: San Francisco's 'Homeless Crisis' Impacting Water QualityFederal environmental officials fired another salvo Thursday in their growing dispute with California, sending a warning letter to Gov. Gavin Newsom, claiming the homeless crisis in San Francisco and Los Angeles was impacting the state's water quality.
Trump Administration Threatens To Freeze CA's Federal Highway FundsThe Trump Administration is threatening to freeze California's federal highway funds in the latest clash over air quality and climate change.
23 States Sue Trump Administration Over Revoked California Emission StandardsTwenty-three states have sued to stop the Trump administration from revoking California's authority to set emission standards for cars and trucks.