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City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

A popular Southern California mountain resort city headed into the Memorial Day weekend with a decision to not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom’s orders aimed at slow [...]

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Up to 3,000 California churches say they’ll reopen this month, ban or no ban

Up to 3,000 California churches say they’ll reopen this month, ban or no ban

More than 1,200 California pastors say they will resume in-person services on May 31 in defiance of Gov. Gavin Newsom’s stay-at-home order.

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California Governor Says He’s Not Worried About Musk Moving Tesla Out of State ‘Anytime Soon’

California Governor Says He’s Not Worried About Musk Moving Tesla Out of State ‘Anytime Soon’

California Gov. Gavin Newsom told CNBC on Tuesday that he is “not worried” about Tesla CEO Elon Musk moving the company’s operations out of the state.  “I’m al [...]

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California eases more restrictions; restaurants may open

California eases more restrictions; restaurants may open

The announcement marked a significant departure from strict criteria Newsom laid out just over a week ago.

Read full article: California eases more restrictions; rest...→
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Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California’s prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...]

Read full article: Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid b...→
Housing advocates breathe sigh of relief after California’s coronavirus budget cuts

Housing advocates breathe sigh of relief after California’s coronavirus budget cuts

Gov. Gavin Newsom’s new state budget cuts some housing and homelessness programs he proposed in January, but tries to fill the holes with federal dollars.

Read full article: Housing advocates breathe sigh of relief...→
Union leaders: California governor to propose 10% pay cut to help fill budget gap

Union leaders: California governor to propose 10% pay cut to help fill budget gap

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Gavin Newsom will propose a 10% pay cut on Thursday, part of his plan to fill a projected $54.3 billion budget deficit caused by [...]

Read full article: Union leaders: California governor to pr...→
Newsom pushes accountability for PG&E, but says ‘I don’t hold my breath’

Newsom pushes accountability for PG&E, but says ‘I don’t hold my breath’

The utility has committed to shorter power shutoffs, Newsom said, while the Public Utilities Commission will form a 106-person wildfire oversight team going in [...]

Read full article: Newsom pushes accountability for PG&E, b...→
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Coronavirus Update: California Malls Prepare For Business Not-As-Usual With Phase 2 Reopenings

Coronavirus Update: California Malls Prepare For Business Not-As-Usual With Phase 2 Reopenings

As part of the loosening into Phase 2 modifications, California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday some malls can now partially re-open for curbside pickup on [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus Update: California Malls Pre...→
Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom's executive order that will allow every registered voter in the state to receive a mail-in ballot is a major threat to the integri [...]

Read full article: Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-...→
Harmeet Dhillon's Center for American Liberty Battles Newsom's California Lockdown

Harmeet Dhillon's Center for American Liberty Battles Newsom's California Lockdown

California Governor Gavin Newsom's hopes for a hassle-free lockdown have been dashed by a new conservative nonprofit, founded by First Amendment lawyer Harmeet [...]

Read full article: Harmeet Dhillon's Center for American Li...→

Faulconer, Cox to Newsom: Let San Diego County Decide on Reopening - Times of San Diego

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer and Board of Supervisors Chairman Greg Cox sent a letter to Gov. Gavin Newsom Monday, urging him to give San Diego County the a [...]

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Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Elon Musk announced on Twitter he’s filing a lawsuit against Alameda County for not reopening businesses after Gov. Newsom’s green light to do so.

Read full article: Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. Coun...→
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President Trump Wades Into Santa Clarita Congressional Race

President Trump Wades Into Santa Clarita Congressional Race

President Trump continued to weigh in Saturday on Tuesday’s special election to fill the Southland congressional seat formerly held by Katie Hill, and the cand [...]

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Trump Wants Immediate Reopening of Churches; Governor Promises Guidelines Monday - Times of San Diego

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Friday the state will issue guidelines by Monday for the reopening of churches and other houses of worship across California.

Read full article: Trump Wants Immediate Reopening of Churc...→
Gov. Newsom Promises Film, TV Production Will Start Rolling Again

Gov. Newsom Promises Film, TV Production Will Start Rolling Again

Gov. Gavin Newsom promised film and television industry leaders Wednesday that new state guidelines will allow production to start up again in some counties, p [...]

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Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Newsom’s new test for reopening? A lot has changed in two weeks

Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Newsom’s new test for reopening? A lot has changed in two weeks

This week, the governor revised the benchmarks for reopening, paving the way for most California counties — including most in the Bay Area — to soon hang up a [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Ne...→
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Governor Says Pro Sports Without Fans, Even Haircuts Possible in California by June 1 - Times of San Diego

California could allow pro sporting events to take place without fans present as soon as June 1, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced on Monday.... Newsom said the stat [...]

Read full article: Governor Says Pro Sports Without Fans, E...→
Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

On Monday Governor Gavin Newsom announced that some counties will soon be able to allow shopping inside of stores, which would be an upgrade from curbside pick [...]

Read full article: Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retaile...→
Newsom Targets Prison System Cutbacks Among Tough New Budget Measures

Newsom Targets Prison System Cutbacks Among Tough New Budget Measures

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California's prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...]

Read full article: Newsom Targets Prison System Cutbacks Am...→
Rules stifling businesses must be reconsidered

Rules stifling businesses must be reconsidered

Newsom should be focusing on the preservation and restoration of jobs in the private sector.

Read full article: Rules stifling businesses must be recons...→
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North County Salon Owner Part of Lawsuit Against Governor’s Shop Closures

North County Salon Owner Part of Lawsuit Against Governor’s Shop Closures

After months of being closed, a North County business is among the barbers and beauticians suing Gov. Gavin Newsom and State Attorney General, Xavier Becerra o [...]

Read full article: North County Salon Owner Part of Lawsuit...→

More of California Reopening: Offices, Malls for Pickup, Groomers, Car Washes - Times of San Diego

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced more California businesses can reopen on a limited basis, including offices, malls for pickup, pet groomers and car washes.

Read full article: More of California Reopening: Offices, M...→
Coronavirus: Offices, strip malls can reopen with changes, Newsom says

Coronavirus: Offices, strip malls can reopen with changes, Newsom says

Strip malls and outlet malls may reopen for pickup services, along with pet grooming and car washing businesses.

Read full article: Coronavirus: Offices, strip malls can re...→
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California Governor Newsom delays reopening after county after thousands attend rodeo

California Governor Newsom delays reopening after county after thousands attend rodeo

A California county is facing a delay in reopening after some 2,000 people attended a rodeo, officials announcement.

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‘Western Pact’ states seek $1 trillion more in federal aid

‘Western Pact’ states seek $1 trillion more in federal aid

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday that he and his counterparts in Oregon, Washington, Colorado and Nevada were calling for the federal government to pro [...]

Read full article: ‘Western Pact’ states seek $1 trillion m...→
Southern California nail-salon owners worry Newsom’s coronavirus remark could spur anti-Asian backlash

Southern California nail-salon owners worry Newsom’s coronavirus remark could spur anti-Asian backlash

The governor said that the first case of community spread happened in a nail salon, but refused to provide additional details.

Read full article: Southern California nail-salon owners wo...→
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Hillary Clinton Hopes Other Governors Follow Newsom’s Lead and Order Vote-by-Mail

Hillary Clinton Hopes Other Governors Follow Newsom’s Lead and Order Vote-by-Mail

Hillary Clinton (D) on Friday issued a sterling stamp of approval to Gov. Gavin Newsom (D), who ordered vote-by-mail in California.

Read full article: Hillary Clinton Hopes Other Governors Fo...→
California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On Coronavirus Response

California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On Coronavirus Response

California Gov. Gavin Newsom took an extra $1.8 billion from the state's dwindling coffers to pay for more protective gear and extra hospital beds to aid the s [...]

Read full article: California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On...→
California film, TV production guidelines to be announced next week

California film, TV production guidelines to be announced next week

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said the state will issue guidelines next Monday that would allow film and TV production to start up in some counties in the state [...]

Read full article: California film, TV production guideline...→
California order discriminates against churches, U.S. says

California order discriminates against churches, U.S. says

The head of the federal Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division told Gov. Gavin Newsom Tuesday that his plan to reopen California discriminates against chur [...]

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SD County to Propose Accelerated Reopenings, Stage 3 Pilot Program, to Newsom - Times of San Diego

San Diego County will forward proposals to Gov. Gavin Newsom's office for an accelerated reopening of local businesses and a pilot program to test reopening so [...]

Read full article: SD County to Propose Accelerated Reopeni...→
Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to tax increases?

Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to tax increases?

It was a positive sign that Newsom also acknowledged that spending cuts have to be a part of the solution.

Read full article: Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to ta...→
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Shrink Prisons to Help Budget, Gov. Newsom Says

Shrink Prisons to Help Budget, Gov. Newsom Says

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California’s prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...]

Read full article: Shrink Prisons to Help Budget, Gov. News...→
Billions in cuts proposed as California revenue plunges

Billions in cuts proposed as California revenue plunges

S Reflecting the drastic financial shortfall California is facing from the coronavirus pandemic, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday proposed canceling $6.1 billion [...]

Read full article: Billions in cuts proposed as California ...→
California Adds Millions To Budget To Upgrade Wildfire Response Alongside COVID-19 Efforts

California Adds Millions To Budget To Upgrade Wildfire Response Alongside COVID-19 Efforts

With the impending fire season approaching in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic, California Gov. Gavin Newsom said the state nevertheless preparing to spe [...]

Read full article: California Adds Millions To Budget To Up...→
How dining out will look when you can eat in California restaurants again

How dining out will look when you can eat in California restaurants again

Tableside guacamole, salsa bars and communal tables are out, in the new safety guidelines Gov. Gavin Newsom released May 12 about reopening restaurant dining r [...]

Read full article: How dining out will look when you can ea...→

Gov. Gavin Newsom Releases Criteria to Reopen Restaurants for Dine-In Service - LA Weekly

Governor Gavin Newsom released a three-page Cal/OSHA statewide general checklist for the reopening of dine-in restaurants today.

Read full article: Gov. Gavin Newsom Releases Criteria to R...→
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Offers New Guidelines For Restaurant Operation Once They Reopen

Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Offers New Guidelines For Restaurant Operation Once They Reopen

California Governor Gavin Newsom on Tuesday offered up more detailed guidelines restaurants will need to follow when they reopen in the state, giving restauran [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Offers N...→
Newsom Postpones Reopening of County After Rodeo Draws Large Crowd

Newsom Postpones Reopening of County After Rodeo Draws Large Crowd

The rodeo is to blame for a delay in reopening Shasta County in California, officials say. Shasta County, north of Sacramento, was set to open early because it [...]

Read full article: Newsom Postpones Reopening of County Aft...→
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State’s Next Reopening Requirement ‘Unrealistic’: SD Leaders Pen Letter to Governor

State’s Next Reopening Requirement ‘Unrealistic’: SD Leaders Pen Letter to Governor

Two San Diego County leaders penned a letter to the state on Monday urging Gov. Gavin Newsom to reconsider a requirement that would prevent a jurisdiction from [...]

Read full article: State’s Next Reopening Requirement ‘Unre...→
WATCH LIVE: Western States Pact jointly request $1 trillion from federal government, Gov. Gavin Newsom announces

WATCH LIVE: Western States Pact jointly request $1 trillion from federal government, Gov. Gavin Newsom announces

After years of surplus, California is facing a multi-billion dollar budget deficit. Now, Western States are turning to the federal government for financial hel [...]

Read full article: WATCH LIVE: Western States Pact jointly ...→
Pinkerton: California to Mail Out 21 Million Ballots. What Could Go Wrong?

Pinkerton: California to Mail Out 21 Million Ballots. What Could Go Wrong?

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has ordered that ballots be mailed to the state’s 20.6 million voters for the November election.

Read full article: Pinkerton: California to Mail Out 21 Mil...→
City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

A popular Southern California mountain resort city headed into the Memorial Day weekend with a decision to not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom’s orders aimed at slow [...]

Read full article: City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing ...→
California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On Coronavirus Response

California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On Coronavirus Response

California Gov. Gavin Newsom took an extra $1.8 billion from the state's dwindling coffers to pay for more protective gear and extra hospital beds to aid the s [...]

Read full article: California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On...→
Gov. Newsom Promises Film, TV Production Will Start Rolling Again

Gov. Newsom Promises Film, TV Production Will Start Rolling Again

Gov. Gavin Newsom promised film and television industry leaders Wednesday that new state guidelines will allow production to start up again in some counties, p [...]

Read full article: Gov. Newsom Promises Film, TV Production...→
California order discriminates against churches, U.S. says

California order discriminates against churches, U.S. says

The head of the federal Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division told Gov. Gavin Newsom Tuesday that his plan to reopen California discriminates against chur [...]

Read full article: California order discriminates against c...→

Governor Says Pro Sports Without Fans, Even Haircuts Possible in California by June 1 - Times of San Diego

California could allow pro sporting events to take place without fans present as soon as June 1, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced on Monday.... Newsom said the stat [...]

Read full article: Governor Says Pro Sports Without Fans, E...→
California eases more restrictions; restaurants may open

California eases more restrictions; restaurants may open

The announcement marked a significant departure from strict criteria Newsom laid out just over a week ago.

Read full article: California eases more restrictions; rest...→
  • #Newsom
Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to tax increases?

Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to tax increases?

It was a positive sign that Newsom also acknowledged that spending cuts have to be a part of the solution.

Read full article: Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to ta...→
  • #Newsom
Newsom Targets Prison System Cutbacks Among Tough New Budget Measures

Newsom Targets Prison System Cutbacks Among Tough New Budget Measures

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California's prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...]

Read full article: Newsom Targets Prison System Cutbacks Am...→
Housing advocates breathe sigh of relief after California’s coronavirus budget cuts

Housing advocates breathe sigh of relief after California’s coronavirus budget cuts

Gov. Gavin Newsom’s new state budget cuts some housing and homelessness programs he proposed in January, but tries to fill the holes with federal dollars.

Read full article: Housing advocates breathe sigh of relief...→
Billions in cuts proposed as California revenue plunges

Billions in cuts proposed as California revenue plunges

S Reflecting the drastic financial shortfall California is facing from the coronavirus pandemic, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday proposed canceling $6.1 billion [...]

Read full article: Billions in cuts proposed as California ...→
North County Salon Owner Part of Lawsuit Against Governor’s Shop Closures

North County Salon Owner Part of Lawsuit Against Governor’s Shop Closures

After months of being closed, a North County business is among the barbers and beauticians suing Gov. Gavin Newsom and State Attorney General, Xavier Becerra o [...]

Read full article: North County Salon Owner Part of Lawsuit...→
Newsom pushes accountability for PG&E, but says ‘I don’t hold my breath’

Newsom pushes accountability for PG&E, but says ‘I don’t hold my breath’

The utility has committed to shorter power shutoffs, Newsom said, while the Public Utilities Commission will form a 106-person wildfire oversight team going in [...]

Read full article: Newsom pushes accountability for PG&E, b...→
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How dining out will look when you can eat in California restaurants again

How dining out will look when you can eat in California restaurants again

Tableside guacamole, salsa bars and communal tables are out, in the new safety guidelines Gov. Gavin Newsom released May 12 about reopening restaurant dining r [...]

Read full article: How dining out will look when you can ea...→

More of California Reopening: Offices, Malls for Pickup, Groomers, Car Washes - Times of San Diego

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced more California businesses can reopen on a limited basis, including offices, malls for pickup, pet groomers and car washes.

Read full article: More of California Reopening: Offices, M...→
Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom's executive order that will allow every registered voter in the state to receive a mail-in ballot is a major threat to the integri [...]

Read full article: Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-...→
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Offers New Guidelines For Restaurant Operation Once They Reopen

Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Offers New Guidelines For Restaurant Operation Once They Reopen

California Governor Gavin Newsom on Tuesday offered up more detailed guidelines restaurants will need to follow when they reopen in the state, giving restauran [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Offers N...→
State’s Next Reopening Requirement ‘Unrealistic’: SD Leaders Pen Letter to Governor

State’s Next Reopening Requirement ‘Unrealistic’: SD Leaders Pen Letter to Governor

Two San Diego County leaders penned a letter to the state on Monday urging Gov. Gavin Newsom to reconsider a requirement that would prevent a jurisdiction from [...]

Read full article: State’s Next Reopening Requirement ‘Unre...→
‘Western Pact’ states seek $1 trillion more in federal aid

‘Western Pact’ states seek $1 trillion more in federal aid

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday that he and his counterparts in Oregon, Washington, Colorado and Nevada were calling for the federal government to pro [...]

Read full article: ‘Western Pact’ states seek $1 trillion m...→
Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Elon Musk announced on Twitter he’s filing a lawsuit against Alameda County for not reopening businesses after Gov. Newsom’s green light to do so.

Read full article: Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. Coun...→
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Pinkerton: California to Mail Out 21 Million Ballots. What Could Go Wrong?

Pinkerton: California to Mail Out 21 Million Ballots. What Could Go Wrong?

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has ordered that ballots be mailed to the state’s 20.6 million voters for the November election.

Read full article: Pinkerton: California to Mail Out 21 Mil...→
Hillary Clinton Hopes Other Governors Follow Newsom’s Lead and Order Vote-by-Mail

Hillary Clinton Hopes Other Governors Follow Newsom’s Lead and Order Vote-by-Mail

Hillary Clinton (D) on Friday issued a sterling stamp of approval to Gov. Gavin Newsom (D), who ordered vote-by-mail in California.

Read full article: Hillary Clinton Hopes Other Governors Fo...→

Trump Wants Immediate Reopening of Churches; Governor Promises Guidelines Monday - Times of San Diego

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Friday the state will issue guidelines by Monday for the reopening of churches and other houses of worship across California.

Read full article: Trump Wants Immediate Reopening of Churc...→
Up to 3,000 California churches say they’ll reopen this month, ban or no ban

Up to 3,000 California churches say they’ll reopen this month, ban or no ban

More than 1,200 California pastors say they will resume in-person services on May 31 in defiance of Gov. Gavin Newsom’s stay-at-home order.

Read full article: Up to 3,000 California churches say they...→
California film, TV production guidelines to be announced next week

California film, TV production guidelines to be announced next week

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said the state will issue guidelines next Monday that would allow film and TV production to start up in some counties in the state [...]

Read full article: California film, TV production guideline...→
Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Newsom’s new test for reopening? A lot has changed in two weeks

Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Newsom’s new test for reopening? A lot has changed in two weeks

This week, the governor revised the benchmarks for reopening, paving the way for most California counties — including most in the Bay Area — to soon hang up a [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Ne...→
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California Governor Says He’s Not Worried About Musk Moving Tesla Out of State ‘Anytime Soon’

California Governor Says He’s Not Worried About Musk Moving Tesla Out of State ‘Anytime Soon’

California Gov. Gavin Newsom told CNBC on Tuesday that he is “not worried” about Tesla CEO Elon Musk moving the company’s operations out of the state.  “I’m al [...]

Read full article: California Governor Says He’s Not Worrie...→

SD County to Propose Accelerated Reopenings, Stage 3 Pilot Program, to Newsom - Times of San Diego

San Diego County will forward proposals to Gov. Gavin Newsom's office for an accelerated reopening of local businesses and a pilot program to test reopening so [...]

Read full article: SD County to Propose Accelerated Reopeni...→
Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

On Monday Governor Gavin Newsom announced that some counties will soon be able to allow shopping inside of stores, which would be an upgrade from curbside pick [...]

Read full article: Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retaile...→
Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California’s prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...]

Read full article: Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid b...→
Shrink Prisons to Help Budget, Gov. Newsom Says

Shrink Prisons to Help Budget, Gov. Newsom Says

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California’s prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...]

Read full article: Shrink Prisons to Help Budget, Gov. News...→
Rules stifling businesses must be reconsidered

Rules stifling businesses must be reconsidered

Newsom should be focusing on the preservation and restoration of jobs in the private sector.

Read full article: Rules stifling businesses must be recons...→
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Union leaders: California governor to propose 10% pay cut to help fill budget gap

Union leaders: California governor to propose 10% pay cut to help fill budget gap

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Gavin Newsom will propose a 10% pay cut on Thursday, part of his plan to fill a projected $54.3 billion budget deficit caused by [...]

Read full article: Union leaders: California governor to pr...→
California Adds Millions To Budget To Upgrade Wildfire Response Alongside COVID-19 Efforts

California Adds Millions To Budget To Upgrade Wildfire Response Alongside COVID-19 Efforts

With the impending fire season approaching in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic, California Gov. Gavin Newsom said the state nevertheless preparing to spe [...]

Read full article: California Adds Millions To Budget To Up...→
Coronavirus Update: California Malls Prepare For Business Not-As-Usual With Phase 2 Reopenings

Coronavirus Update: California Malls Prepare For Business Not-As-Usual With Phase 2 Reopenings

As part of the loosening into Phase 2 modifications, California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday some malls can now partially re-open for curbside pickup on [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus Update: California Malls Pre...→

Gov. Gavin Newsom Releases Criteria to Reopen Restaurants for Dine-In Service - LA Weekly

Governor Gavin Newsom released a three-page Cal/OSHA statewide general checklist for the reopening of dine-in restaurants today.

Read full article: Gov. Gavin Newsom Releases Criteria to R...→
Coronavirus: Offices, strip malls can reopen with changes, Newsom says

Coronavirus: Offices, strip malls can reopen with changes, Newsom says

Strip malls and outlet malls may reopen for pickup services, along with pet grooming and car washing businesses.

Read full article: Coronavirus: Offices, strip malls can re...→
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Harmeet Dhillon's Center for American Liberty Battles Newsom's California Lockdown

Harmeet Dhillon's Center for American Liberty Battles Newsom's California Lockdown

California Governor Gavin Newsom's hopes for a hassle-free lockdown have been dashed by a new conservative nonprofit, founded by First Amendment lawyer Harmeet [...]

Read full article: Harmeet Dhillon's Center for American Li...→
Newsom Postpones Reopening of County After Rodeo Draws Large Crowd

Newsom Postpones Reopening of County After Rodeo Draws Large Crowd

The rodeo is to blame for a delay in reopening Shasta County in California, officials say. Shasta County, north of Sacramento, was set to open early because it [...]

Read full article: Newsom Postpones Reopening of County Aft...→
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California Governor Newsom delays reopening after county after thousands attend rodeo

California Governor Newsom delays reopening after county after thousands attend rodeo

A California county is facing a delay in reopening after some 2,000 people attended a rodeo, officials announcement.

Read full article: California Governor Newsom delays reopen...→
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Faulconer, Cox to Newsom: Let San Diego County Decide on Reopening - Times of San Diego

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer and Board of Supervisors Chairman Greg Cox sent a letter to Gov. Gavin Newsom Monday, urging him to give San Diego County the a [...]

Read full article: Faulconer, Cox to Newsom: Let San Diego ...→
WATCH LIVE: Western States Pact jointly request $1 trillion from federal government, Gov. Gavin Newsom announces

WATCH LIVE: Western States Pact jointly request $1 trillion from federal government, Gov. Gavin Newsom announces

After years of surplus, California is facing a multi-billion dollar budget deficit. Now, Western States are turning to the federal government for financial hel [...]

Read full article: WATCH LIVE: Western States Pact jointly ...→
Southern California nail-salon owners worry Newsom’s coronavirus remark could spur anti-Asian backlash

Southern California nail-salon owners worry Newsom’s coronavirus remark could spur anti-Asian backlash

The governor said that the first case of community spread happened in a nail salon, but refused to provide additional details.

Read full article: Southern California nail-salon owners wo...→
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President Trump Wades Into Santa Clarita Congressional Race

President Trump Wades Into Santa Clarita Congressional Race

President Trump continued to weigh in Saturday on Tuesday’s special election to fill the Southland congressional seat formerly held by Katie Hill, and the cand [...]

Read full article: President Trump Wades Into Santa Clarita...→
City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

A popular Southern California mountain resort city headed into the Memorial Day weekend with a decision to not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom’s orders aimed at slow [...]

Read full article: City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing ...→

Trump Wants Immediate Reopening of Churches; Governor Promises Guidelines Monday - Times of San Diego

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Friday the state will issue guidelines by Monday for the reopening of churches and other houses of worship across California.

Read full article: Trump Wants Immediate Reopening of Churc...→
California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On Coronavirus Response

California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On Coronavirus Response

California Gov. Gavin Newsom took an extra $1.8 billion from the state's dwindling coffers to pay for more protective gear and extra hospital beds to aid the s [...]

Read full article: California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On...→
Up to 3,000 California churches say they’ll reopen this month, ban or no ban

Up to 3,000 California churches say they’ll reopen this month, ban or no ban

More than 1,200 California pastors say they will resume in-person services on May 31 in defiance of Gov. Gavin Newsom’s stay-at-home order.

Read full article: Up to 3,000 California churches say they...→
Gov. Newsom Promises Film, TV Production Will Start Rolling Again

Gov. Newsom Promises Film, TV Production Will Start Rolling Again

Gov. Gavin Newsom promised film and television industry leaders Wednesday that new state guidelines will allow production to start up again in some counties, p [...]

Read full article: Gov. Newsom Promises Film, TV Production...→
California film, TV production guidelines to be announced next week

California film, TV production guidelines to be announced next week

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said the state will issue guidelines next Monday that would allow film and TV production to start up in some counties in the state [...]

Read full article: California film, TV production guideline...→
Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Newsom’s new test for reopening? A lot has changed in two weeks

Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Newsom’s new test for reopening? A lot has changed in two weeks

This week, the governor revised the benchmarks for reopening, paving the way for most California counties — including most in the Bay Area — to soon hang up a [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus: Which counties meet Gov. Ne...→
  • #Newsom
California order discriminates against churches, U.S. says

California order discriminates against churches, U.S. says

The head of the federal Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division told Gov. Gavin Newsom Tuesday that his plan to reopen California discriminates against chur [...]

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California Governor Says He’s Not Worried About Musk Moving Tesla Out of State ‘Anytime Soon’

California Governor Says He’s Not Worried About Musk Moving Tesla Out of State ‘Anytime Soon’

California Gov. Gavin Newsom told CNBC on Tuesday that he is “not worried” about Tesla CEO Elon Musk moving the company’s operations out of the state.  “I’m al [...]

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Governor Says Pro Sports Without Fans, Even Haircuts Possible in California by June 1 - Times of San Diego

California could allow pro sporting events to take place without fans present as soon as June 1, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced on Monday.... Newsom said the stat [...]

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SD County to Propose Accelerated Reopenings, Stage 3 Pilot Program, to Newsom - Times of San Diego

San Diego County will forward proposals to Gov. Gavin Newsom's office for an accelerated reopening of local businesses and a pilot program to test reopening so [...]

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California eases more restrictions; restaurants may open

California eases more restrictions; restaurants may open

The announcement marked a significant departure from strict criteria Newsom laid out just over a week ago.

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Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

On Monday Governor Gavin Newsom announced that some counties will soon be able to allow shopping inside of stores, which would be an upgrade from curbside pick [...]

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Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to tax increases?

Will the coronavirus pandemic lead to tax increases?

It was a positive sign that Newsom also acknowledged that spending cuts have to be a part of the solution.

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Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California’s prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...]

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Newsom Targets Prison System Cutbacks Among Tough New Budget Measures

Newsom Targets Prison System Cutbacks Among Tough New Budget Measures

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California's prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...]

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Shrink Prisons to Help Budget, Gov. Newsom Says

Shrink Prisons to Help Budget, Gov. Newsom Says

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California’s prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...]

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Housing advocates breathe sigh of relief after California’s coronavirus budget cuts

Housing advocates breathe sigh of relief after California’s coronavirus budget cuts

Gov. Gavin Newsom’s new state budget cuts some housing and homelessness programs he proposed in January, but tries to fill the holes with federal dollars.

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Rules stifling businesses must be reconsidered

Rules stifling businesses must be reconsidered

Newsom should be focusing on the preservation and restoration of jobs in the private sector.

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Billions in cuts proposed as California revenue plunges

Billions in cuts proposed as California revenue plunges

S Reflecting the drastic financial shortfall California is facing from the coronavirus pandemic, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday proposed canceling $6.1 billion [...]

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Union leaders: California governor to propose 10% pay cut to help fill budget gap

Union leaders: California governor to propose 10% pay cut to help fill budget gap

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Gavin Newsom will propose a 10% pay cut on Thursday, part of his plan to fill a projected $54.3 billion budget deficit caused by [...]

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North County Salon Owner Part of Lawsuit Against Governor’s Shop Closures

North County Salon Owner Part of Lawsuit Against Governor’s Shop Closures

After months of being closed, a North County business is among the barbers and beauticians suing Gov. Gavin Newsom and State Attorney General, Xavier Becerra o [...]

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California Adds Millions To Budget To Upgrade Wildfire Response Alongside COVID-19 Efforts

California Adds Millions To Budget To Upgrade Wildfire Response Alongside COVID-19 Efforts

With the impending fire season approaching in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic, California Gov. Gavin Newsom said the state nevertheless preparing to spe [...]

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Newsom pushes accountability for PG&E, but says ‘I don’t hold my breath’

Newsom pushes accountability for PG&E, but says ‘I don’t hold my breath’

The utility has committed to shorter power shutoffs, Newsom said, while the Public Utilities Commission will form a 106-person wildfire oversight team going in [...]

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How dining out will look when you can eat in California restaurants again

How dining out will look when you can eat in California restaurants again

Tableside guacamole, salsa bars and communal tables are out, in the new safety guidelines Gov. Gavin Newsom released May 12 about reopening restaurant dining r [...]

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Coronavirus Update: California Malls Prepare For Business Not-As-Usual With Phase 2 Reopenings

Coronavirus Update: California Malls Prepare For Business Not-As-Usual With Phase 2 Reopenings

As part of the loosening into Phase 2 modifications, California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday some malls can now partially re-open for curbside pickup on [...]

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More of California Reopening: Offices, Malls for Pickup, Groomers, Car Washes - Times of San Diego

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced more California businesses can reopen on a limited basis, including offices, malls for pickup, pet groomers and car washes.

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Gov. Gavin Newsom Releases Criteria to Reopen Restaurants for Dine-In Service - LA Weekly

Governor Gavin Newsom released a three-page Cal/OSHA statewide general checklist for the reopening of dine-in restaurants today.

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Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

Critics Take Issue on California's Mail-in Ballot Executive Order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom's executive order that will allow every registered voter in the state to receive a mail-in ballot is a major threat to the integri [...]

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Coronavirus: Offices, strip malls can reopen with changes, Newsom says

Coronavirus: Offices, strip malls can reopen with changes, Newsom says

Strip malls and outlet malls may reopen for pickup services, along with pet grooming and car washing businesses.

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Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Offers New Guidelines For Restaurant Operation Once They Reopen

Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Offers New Guidelines For Restaurant Operation Once They Reopen

California Governor Gavin Newsom on Tuesday offered up more detailed guidelines restaurants will need to follow when they reopen in the state, giving restauran [...]

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Harmeet Dhillon's Center for American Liberty Battles Newsom's California Lockdown

Harmeet Dhillon's Center for American Liberty Battles Newsom's California Lockdown

California Governor Gavin Newsom's hopes for a hassle-free lockdown have been dashed by a new conservative nonprofit, founded by First Amendment lawyer Harmeet [...]

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Newsom Postpones Reopening of County After Rodeo Draws Large Crowd

Newsom Postpones Reopening of County After Rodeo Draws Large Crowd

The rodeo is to blame for a delay in reopening Shasta County in California, officials say. Shasta County, north of Sacramento, was set to open early because it [...]

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California Governor Newsom delays reopening after county after thousands attend rodeo

California Governor Newsom delays reopening after county after thousands attend rodeo

A California county is facing a delay in reopening after some 2,000 people attended a rodeo, officials announcement.

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State’s Next Reopening Requirement ‘Unrealistic’: SD Leaders Pen Letter to Governor

State’s Next Reopening Requirement ‘Unrealistic’: SD Leaders Pen Letter to Governor

Two San Diego County leaders penned a letter to the state on Monday urging Gov. Gavin Newsom to reconsider a requirement that would prevent a jurisdiction from [...]

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Faulconer, Cox to Newsom: Let San Diego County Decide on Reopening - Times of San Diego

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer and Board of Supervisors Chairman Greg Cox sent a letter to Gov. Gavin Newsom Monday, urging him to give San Diego County the a [...]

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‘Western Pact’ states seek $1 trillion more in federal aid

‘Western Pact’ states seek $1 trillion more in federal aid

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday that he and his counterparts in Oregon, Washington, Colorado and Nevada were calling for the federal government to pro [...]

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WATCH LIVE: Western States Pact jointly request $1 trillion from federal government, Gov. Gavin Newsom announces

WATCH LIVE: Western States Pact jointly request $1 trillion from federal government, Gov. Gavin Newsom announces

After years of surplus, California is facing a multi-billion dollar budget deficit. Now, Western States are turning to the federal government for financial hel [...]

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Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Tesla Filing Lawsuit Against Calif. County After Decision Not to Reopen Businesses

Elon Musk announced on Twitter he’s filing a lawsuit against Alameda County for not reopening businesses after Gov. Newsom’s green light to do so.

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Southern California nail-salon owners worry Newsom’s coronavirus remark could spur anti-Asian backlash

Southern California nail-salon owners worry Newsom’s coronavirus remark could spur anti-Asian backlash

The governor said that the first case of community spread happened in a nail salon, but refused to provide additional details.

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Pinkerton: California to Mail Out 21 Million Ballots. What Could Go Wrong?

Pinkerton: California to Mail Out 21 Million Ballots. What Could Go Wrong?

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has ordered that ballots be mailed to the state’s 20.6 million voters for the November election.

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President Trump Wades Into Santa Clarita Congressional Race

President Trump Wades Into Santa Clarita Congressional Race

President Trump continued to weigh in Saturday on Tuesday’s special election to fill the Southland congressional seat formerly held by Katie Hill, and the cand [...]

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Hillary Clinton Hopes Other Governors Follow Newsom’s Lead and Order Vote-by-Mail

Hillary Clinton Hopes Other Governors Follow Newsom’s Lead and Order Vote-by-Mail

Hillary Clinton (D) on Friday issued a sterling stamp of approval to Gov. Gavin Newsom (D), who ordered vote-by-mail in California.

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