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Despite Overwhelming Support for Marine Mammal Protections, House to Vote on Bill to Expand...

WASHINGTON, DC, June 20, 2018 - Americans overwhelmingly support comprehensive protections for marine mammals, according to a new poll commissioned by the Animal Welfare...

AG Becerra to Co-Lead Multistate Lawsuit Challenging Trump Administration Over Family Separation Policy

SACRAMENTO, June 21, 2018 — California Attorney General Xavier Becerra today announced that he will join a coalition of 10 states led by Washington...

CPUC Adopts Solar Programs to Invest in Disadvantaged Communities

SAN FRANCISCO, June 21, 2018 - The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), in its ongoing efforts to help improve air quality and economic conditions...

BLM announces seasonal fire restrictions for public lands managed by Redding Field Office

REDDING, Calif. June 21, 2018 - The Bureau of Land Management will implement fire restrictions for public lands managed by the Redding Field Office...

CHP says plan ahead for safe summer travel

SACRAMENTO, Calif. June 21, 2018 - Summer in California is a time for many people to enjoy road trips, see the sights, and visit...

Advocates rally at State Capitol in support of CA Laws targeted by Trump Administration

SACRAMENTO, CA, June 20, 2018 - Immigrant rights advocates, lawmakers, community and faith leaders, and attorneys will gather at the California State Capitol to...

Has Your School’s Drinking Water Been Tested for Lead?

SACRAMENTO, June 19, 2018 - The State Water Resources Control Board has released a new map-based web tool that shows which public schools in...

Higher Tides Will Threaten More than 20,000 Coastal Homes by Mid-Century

OAKLAND, CA, June 18, 2018 - Accelerating sea level rise along California’s shoreline, primarily driven by climate change, is projected to put more than...

CDPH Confirms First Human West Nile Virus Illnesses of 2018

SACRAMENTO June 17, 2018 - The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced today the first confirmed illnesses in California due to West Nile...

AG Becerra Issues Statement on Court Temporarily Reinstating California’s End of Life Option Act

SACRAMENTO June 15, 2018 - California Attorney General Becerra today issued the following statement in response to the Fourth District Appellate Court’s ruling in...

EPA Backs Down, Will Implement Critical Safeguards for Agricultural Workers after Lawsuit by New...

SACRAMENTO June 15, 2018 - California Attorney General Xavier Becerra issued the following statement on the news of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) signaling...

California Energy Commission Funds Two Microgrid Projects

SACRAMENTO June 14, 2018 - The California Energy Commission approved grants for two microgrid projects that will help support California's energy and climate change...

Clean Streams Key to Aiding Recovery of Endangered Frogs in California

June 12, 2018 - Scientists working in the Santa Monica mountains of California recently announced that endangered red-legged frogs are successfully breeding on their...

AG Becerra Decries Congress’ Failure to Preserve Net Neutrality Rules

SACRAMENTO, June 11, 2018 – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra issued the following statement today after the House of Representatives refused to permit a timely...

Sec. of State Alex Padilla Statement on Revelation that Kobach and Bannon Drove Inclusion...

SACRAMENTO, June 9, 2018 - Secretary of State Alex Padilla issued the following statement: "Today's revelation that the administration's inclusion of a citizenship question on...

CAL FIRE Investigators Determine Causes of 12 Wildfires in Mendocino, Humboldt, Butte, Sonoma, Lake,...

Sacramento June 8, 2018 - After extensive and thorough investigations, CAL FIRE investigators have determined that 12 Northern California wildfires in the October 2017...

Governor Brown, Legislative Leaders Reach Budget Agreement

SACRAMENTO June 8, 2018 - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr., Senate President pro Tempore Toni Atkins and Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon today announced that...

California Vote Counting—What To Expect

SACRAMENTO June 8, 2018 - County elections officials are hard at work continuing to count ballots from the June 5, 2018, Statewide Direct Primary...

It’s Wildfire Season in California, and Utilities Want to Tamp Down Their Liability

June 7, 2018 - California utilities might have to pay billions of dollars in damage if state investigators find their power lines sparked last...

Settlement Ends Nestlé’s Expired ‘Zombie’ Permit to Siphon Water From San Bernardino NF

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif.June 7, 2018 - Federal officials and conservation groups reached an agreement that will finally end Nestlé Corp.’s ability to rely on...