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California Launching Its 'Own Damn Satellite' To Track Climate Change Pollution
Gov. Jerry Brown vowed that the state would take matters into its own hands as Donald Trump undoes climate efforts.
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Mayors Say: Trump Be Damned, We Will Still Meet Paris Goals
"We will take action even if Washington doesn’t," Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said at the Global Climate Action Summit.
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Jerry Brown Calls Trump A 'Liar, Criminal, Fool' On Climate Change
The president's moves to dismantle environmental protections are a "major assault" on Americans, California's governor said at a climate summit Thursday.
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California Commits To 100 Percent Clean Energy By 2045
The bill signed by Gov. Jerry Brown makes California the second U.S. state to make such a bold pledge.
California Gov. Signs Laws To Thwart Trump's Offshore Drilling Scheme
New state laws would block gas and oil from reaching shore for distribution.
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California Is One Step Closer To Requiring Women On Corporate Boards
A bill on the governor's desk would make California the first state in the country with such a requirement.
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California Becomes First State To Pass Law Ending All Use Of Money Bail
Reform groups argue the bill signed by Gov. Jerry Brown won't do enough to shift the criminal justice status quo.
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California Passes Bill To Expunge Old Marijuana Convictions
It's estimated that more than 218,000 cases could be eligible if Gov. Jerry Brown signs it into law.
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California Wildfires Have Cost More Than One-Quarter Of State's Annual Fire Budget
By Janie Har and Brian Skoloff, AP
“People are doing everything they can, but nature is very powerful and we’re not on the side of nature,” California Gov. Jerry Brown said.
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California Governor Declares State Of Emergency Over Wide-Ranging Fires
By Marcio Sanchez, Associated Press
Fast-moving blazes have sprung up in Northern California as authorities battle others down south.
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New California Privacy Bill Gives Consumer Sweeping Control Over Their Personal Data
By Paresh Dave, Reuters
Google and other big tech companies opposed the measure, saying it was too burdensome.
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New California Law Protects Undocumented Immigrants In Court
Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill preventing a person’s immigration status from being discussed in open court, unless a separate hearing is held to allow it.
Judge Overturns California's Right-To-Die Law
The state attorney general has five days to file an emergency appeal challenging the ruling.
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Trump Blasts California Over Troops Who Won't Focus On Immigration Enforcement
Gov. Jerry Brown agreed to send the National Guard to the border, but with caveats. That's not much different from what other states are doing.
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This Young Environmental Activist Lives 500 Feet From A Drilling Site
“This is personal," says 25-year-old organizer Ashley Hernandez. "This is my home, this is my family, this is my health."
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Jerry Brown: California Won't Roll Back Auto Emissions Standards
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“The idea we’re going to roll back the auto standards is absurd," the governor said in Washington.
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The Paul Ryan Retirement Bombshell -- And The Fallout
Matt Fuller unpacks how his true legacy is Donald Trump.
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Gov. Jerry Brown Says He'll Comply With Trump's National Guard Order -- With A Big Caveat
California will add additional National Guard troops, but they won't be used to enforce federal immigration efforts.
Gov. 'Moonbeam' Brown's Office Uses Trump's Own Words To Defend Pardons
Trump touted second chances for former prisoners the day before he blasted California Gov. Jerry Brown for giving ex-convicts a ... second chance.
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Trump To Visit Ground Zero Of The Anti-Trump Resistance: California
The president's plan to tour border wall prototypes is another slap at a state that considers itself at war with his administration.
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Trump Administration Is 'Going To War' With California, Governor Says
Attorney General Jeff Sessions, on the other hand, likened California's immigration policies to an attempt to secede.
DOJ Sues California Over Immigration
Sessions announced a DOJ lawsuit against California to enforce the Trump administration’s hardline immigration policies.
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Congress May Resurrect Earmarks. In Some States, They Never Went Away
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States say earmarks unclog the wheels of government. But what about wasteful spending?
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Justin Trudeau's Motorcade Involved In California Crash, 3 Hospitalized
The Canadian prime minister was uninjured, but a California Highway Patrol officer and two people in an SUV were hurt.
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Jerry Brown Extols California's Bipartisan Commitment To Fighting Climate Change
In his final State of the State address, Gov. Brown took aim at Trump's failed leadership.
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More Victims Expected In California As Mudslide Rescue Efforts Go Into Third Day
“Realistically we suspect we are going to have the discovery of more people killed in this incident,” an official said.
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