Gavin Newsom

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Governor Gavin Newsom issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Energy announced it has awarded $1.1 billion from the Civil Nuclear Credit Program to support a limited-term extension of the Diablo Canyon Power Plant: “Amid intensifying climate impacts in the West and across the country, California is focused …continue reading

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Governor Gavin Newsom and First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom will host the 91st Annual California State Capitol Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, December 1, 2022. Performers for this year’s celebrations will include singer, songwriter & dancer Tinashe, the Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir, Mariachi Arcoiris de Los Angeles, cast members of …continue reading

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President Biden’s student debt relief will not be subject to state taxes. Today, Governor Gavin Newsom called for the Legislature to take early action to ensure any federal student debt relief provided to Californians would not be subject to state taxes. The proposal will be part of the Governor’s budget …continue reading

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No on 27, Californians for Tribal Sovereignty and Safe Gaming (CTSSG), the campaign committee solely dedicated to the defeat of Prop. 27, released the following statement regarding Governor Gavin Newsom’s opposition to the out of state corporate online sports betting measure. “California Tribes are grateful for Governor Newsom’s opposition to …continue reading

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On October 19, Governor Gavin Newsom and the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) announced that roughly 286,000 older adult Californians are receiving full scope Medi-Cal thanks to the expansion of comprehensive preventive care and other services to all income-eligible adults 50 years of age and older, regardless of immigration …continue reading

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The Orange County Board of Supervisors expressed their gratitude after the announcement that Governor Gavin Newsom signed Assembly Bill (AB) 1595 into law. “This is an historic day in Orange County for our Orange County veterans, their families and their loved ones,” said Chairman Doug Chaffee, Fourth District. “Due to …continue reading

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Less than a day after the California Republican Party called out Democrats Gavin Newsom, Rob Bonta and Malia Cohen for dodging debates, Democrats are beginning to change their tune. Newsom just agreed to debate Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Dahle. ‼️Debate update — Asked if he'll debate @BrianDahleCA, @GavinNewsom says "Yeah, …continue reading

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Governor Gavin Newsom signed legislation sponsored by Treasurer Fiona Ma to expand access to the CalSavers Retirement Savings Program to an estimated three-quarters of a million workers in California. Senate Bill (SB) 1126, authored by Senator Cortese (D-San Jose), expands the CalSavers mandate to most employers in the state, which …continue reading