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California Pulling National Guard From Trump's Border Mission To Tackle Wildfire Risks
About 100 National Guard personnel will get to work thinning California's high-risk forests next month.
California Mayors Push For More Money To Fight Homelessness
Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom said “the budget just changed” after a meeting with mayors on housing.
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Death Penalty Opponents Are Gaining Unlikely Allies: Republicans
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GOP lawmakers in at least eight states have joined fights against capital punishment.
Gov. Gavin Newsom: 'I Can't In Good Conscience' Sign Off On Executions
The California governor said he would have been asked to approve one death each day for more than two years.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom Suspends Death Penalty
Newsom will halt the execution of more than 700 inmates on the nation’s largest death row, for as long as he’s governor.
Gov. Gavin Newsom Halts Executions In California, Calls Death Penalty 'A Failure'
The Democratic governor signed an executive order granting temporary reprieve for the state's 737 death row inmates.
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California Gov. Gavin Newsom To Issue Moratorium On The Death Penalty
Newsom will halt the execution of more than 700 condemned inmates on the nation’s largest death row for at least as long as he’s governor.
Gavin Newsom Trashes Donald Trump's Claim He Called Him 'One Of The Smartest People'
“You can’t make this up," the California Democrat said.
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21 States, D.C. To Sue Trump Administration Over Abortion 'Gag Rule'
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said Trump's administration "has doubled down on its attacks on women’s health."
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Kamala Harris Hasn't Denounced Her Support For A Policy That Ruined Young Immigrant Lives
After publication, Harris' campaign spokesman told HuffPost the policy was a "mistake" and that the senator "wouldn't support something like it today."
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Gavin Newsom Orders New DNA Test In Controversial Death Row Case
The case of death row inmate Kevin Cooper may reflect poorly on Sen. Kamala Harris as she vies for the 2020 nomination.
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Trump Administration Says It Will Rescind $929 Million In Funds For California High-Speed Rail
The announcement comes one day after California joined a 16-state lawsuit challenging the president's emergency declaration to fund a border wall.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom Dings Donald Trump With Question About Border Wall Funding
The California Democrat had a defiant message for the president, who has demanded the return of federal funding for the state's high-speed rail network.
Gavin Newsom To Scale Back, Not Abandon, California's High-Speed Rail
"Let’s be real. The project, as currently planned, would cost too much and take too long," the governor said of bullet train plans.
Gov. Gavin Newsom Attacks Trump's Anti-Immigration Message
The California Democrat took aim at several of the president's policies during his first State of the State address.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom To Withdraw Hundreds Of National Guard Troops From Border
By Kathleen Ronayne, AP
About 100 of the 360 troops will remain deployed under California’s agreement with the federal government to focus combating drug and gun smuggling.
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2020 Census: The Big Fight For Money And Power Emerges Across America
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California could lose a congressional seat for the first time in 169 years, unless it ups the count by 144,000 people.
Leslie Van Houten, Charles Manson Follower, Found Suitable For Parole Panel Says
By Christopher Weber, AP
If Van Houten's case withstands review, her fate will rest in the hands of California’s new Gov. Gavin Newsom.
California Encourages TSA Workers To Sign Up For Unemployment Despite Federal Guidance
Gov. Gavin Newsom is defying instructions from the Trump administration.
Wife Of California Governor Will Go By 'First Partner' Instead Of 'First Lady'
Filmmaker Jennifer Siebel Newsom is going by a new title in the name of gender equality.
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California’s Governor Just Proposed The Longest Paid Parental Leave In The U.S.
Democrat Gavin Newsom’s proposal counts as groundbreaking and radical for the U.S.; it still falls short of what most developed nations offer.
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Gavin Newsom Begins Tackling California's Wildfire Problem His Second Day In Office
The new California governor announced two executive orders and an interstate partnership aimed at tackling the wildfire crisis.
How Two Governors And A Mayor Plan To Plug The Holes In Obamacare
Leaders in California, Washington state and New York City want to advance new coverage plans without Uncle Sam -- and in defiance of President Donald Trump.
Gavin Newsom Sworn In As California Governor
The Democrat used his swearing-in ceremony to fire back at the Trump administration and appeal to the state's conservative block.
California Fire Claims More Lives As Death Toll Rises To 76
By SUDHIN THANAWALA and TERENCE CHEA, AP
The remains of more people were found Saturday in the decimated town of Paradise and in nearby Concow.
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Trump Insists 'Raking' Will Help Stop Forest Fires; Twitter Reels
The solution from Finland, according to the president: "Raking and cleaning and doing things."
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