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Feinstein to Introduce Bills in Response to Discriminatory Order on Immigration, Refugees

Washington January 29, 2017 - Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, today announced that she will introduce two bills...

Feinstein: Ruling on Trump Immigration, Refugee Order ‘Victory for American Values’

Washington January 29, 2017 - Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) today released the following statement in reaction to the injunction issued against President Trump’s executive...

AG Xavier Becerra Issues Statement on Trump Administration’s Executive Order Regarding Refugees

SACRAMENTO, CA, Jan. 28, 2017 - Attorney General Xavier Becerra issued the following statement, in response to President Donald Trump's executive order regarding refugees: "Justice...

Property and Other Tax Relief Available for Those Impacted by Storms, Flooding

Sacramento January 26, 2017 - If your property has been damaged by the recent storms and flooding, you may be eligible for property tax...

CARB Appoints First Environmental Justice Liaison

SACRAMENTO January 26, 2017 - The California Air Resources Board Executive Officer Richard Corey announced today the appointment of Veronica Eady as CARB’s inaugural...

Transgender Law Center Backs CA Bill to Create New Gender Marker and Ease Process...

SACRAMENTO, Jan. 26, 2017 - Senators Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego) and Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) today announced legislation to enable more transgender, intersex...

Attorney General Xavier Becerra Issues Statement on President Donald Trump Signing Executive Orders Regarding...

SACRAMENTO January 25, 2017 - Attorney General Xavier Becerra issued the following statement, in response to President Donald Trump signing executive orders regarding border...

CPUC Speaker Solicitation: Energy Impacts of Cannabis Cultivation Workshop

January 25, 2017 - The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) is holding this workshop to examine the increase in electricity demand that may be...

Secretary Padilla Responds to President Trump’s Unsubstantiated Voter Fraud Claims

SACRAMENTO, Jan. 24, 2017 – Citing a lack of evidence and unsubstantiated allegations of unauthorized votes in the 2016 General Election, Secretary of State...

Governor Brown Delivers 2017 State of the State Address: “California is Not Turning Back,...

SACRAMENTO January 24, 2017 - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today delivered his State of the State address, departing with the traditional practice of...

Governor Brown Declares State of Emergency in Counties Across California Following Severe Winter Storms

January 23, 2017 - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued two emergency proclamations to secure funding to help communities respond to and recover...

Ten companies slowed ships in Santa Barbara Channel region 2016 program to protect blue...

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. January 23, 2017 - The partners in an initiative to cut air pollution and protect whales announced results from the 2016...

As White House Doubles Down on Denial, Treasurer Chiang Pursues New Path to Curb...

SACRAMENTO, Jan. 23, 2017 – State Treasurer John Chiang today issued a stinging rebuke to Trump administration climate deniers and reaffirmed California’s support for the...

USDA Easement Investments Benefit California Agriculture and Resources

DAVIS, Calif., Jan. 19, 2017 – USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in California successfully finalized 18 new easements in 2016 protecting a total...

Commissioner Jones issues statement on Trump Affordable Care Act Executive Order

SACRAMENTO, Calif. Jan. 21, 2017 - Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones issued the following statement today after President Donald Trump issued an Affordable Care Act...

California Climate Policies Bringing Over $13 Billion to San Joaquin Valley

Jan. 20, 2017 - Amid concerns about the economic and employment impacts of California’s ambitious climate policies, CLEE and its research partners have conducted...

How much drought can a forest take?

Jan. 20, 2017 - Why do some trees die in a drought and others don't? And how can we predict where trees are most...

Lawsuit Challenges Approval of Destructive Napa Vineyard Development

NAPA, Calif. Jan. 19, 2017— The Center for Biological Diversity and Sierra Club filed a lawsuit today challenging the approval of a large vineyard...

CDPH Reports Widespread Flu Activity – First Reported Death of a Child Occurred in...

SACRAMENTO January 20, 2017 - California Department of Public Health (CDPH) State Public Health Officer Dr. Karen Smith reported today that the state is...

Rain or Shine, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Biologists Work Through Some Tough...

January 19, 2017 - The rains came, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service got to work. Whether it was to release more than a...