California

Opening of Sacramento Weir on Monday

January 8, 2017 - Due to current forecast conditions, the California Department of Water Resources will need to begin opening gates on the Sacramento...

Investigation of major Anthem cyber breach reveals foreign nation behind breach

SACRAMENTO, Calif. Jan. 6, 2017 - The California Department of Insurance released today the examination findings and settlement agreement concerning the cyber security breach...

PG&E Urges Caution as North State Reservoirs Spill and Rivers Run High

January 6, 2017 - Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is cautioning those going near rivers to take precautions and be aware of higher...

CA Legislative Leaders on Hiring former U.S. AG Eric H. Holder, Jr. and Covington...

SACRAMENTO, Jan. 4, 2017 – California Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) and California Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) released the...

Water Board: Most of State Still Experiencing Drought Conditions

SACRAMENTO, Jan. 4, 2017 — The State Water Resources Control Board today announced that urban Californians’ monthly water conservation was 18.8 percent in November,...

Secretary Jewell Lays Out Strategy to Address Impacts of Drought and Climate Change in...

WASHINGTON, Jan. 4, 2016 - U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today issued a Secretarial Order directing the Department of the Interior and...

DoD Sets Up Process for Erroneous Bonus Payment Cases to CA National Guard

WASHINGTON, Jan. 3, 2017 — Defense Department officials met the goal Defense Secretary Ash Carter set for establishing a process to handle resolution of...

Memo Shows Evidence of Illegal Foreclosure Practices at OneWest Bank While Steven Mnuchin was...

WASHINGTON, DC, Jan. 3, 2016 - A 2013 memo written by attorneys in the Consumer Law Section from the California Attorney General’s office is...

AG Kamala D. Harris Names Kathleen “Kate” Kenealy Chief Deputy Attorney General

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 3, 2017 - Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today stepped down as California Attorney General and was sworn in to the...

Study finds more extreme storms ahead for California

Jan. 3, 2017 - On December 11, 2014, a freight train of a storm steamed through much of California, deluging the San Francisco Bay...

Governor Brown Submits U.S. Congressman Xavier Becerra’s Nomination for California Attorney General to State...

SACRAMENTO January 3, 2017 - Following the resignation of California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. officially submitted U.S. Congressman...

California’s Sales Tax Rate to Decrease in January 2017

Sacramento, Calif. December 30, 2016 - On January 1, 2017, the statewide sales and use tax rate will decrease one quarter of one percent...

Brown Stacks CPUC With Confidant Who Did Wet Work For Oil Industry In Firing...

SANTA MONICA, CA, Dec. 28, 2016 - Consumer Watchdog today condemned Governor Jerry Brown’s appointment of Cliff Rechtschaeffen to the scandal-plagued Public Utilities Commission...

ACA repeal could cost California more than 200,000 jobs

Berkeley, Calif. December 27, 2016 - New research from the University of California, Berkeley’s Center for Labor Research and Education shows that repealing the...

133 new species described by the California Academy of Sciences in 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 27, 2016 - In 2016, researchers at the California Academy of Sciences added 133 new plant and animal species to our...

High-Severity Wildfires Complicate Natural Regeneration for California Conifers

Dec. 23, 2016 - A study spanning 10 national forests and 14 burned areas in California found that conifer seedlings were found in less...

Santa’s reindeer cleared for entry into California by State Veterinarian

December 23, 2016 - California State Veterinarian Dr. Annette Jones has granted a 24-hour permit clearing all brand inspection and health requirements for nine...

FFRF aims to debut display in California Capitol

Dec. 21, 2016 - The Freedom From Religion Foundation is attempting to make its debut at the California state Capitol to counter a recently...

CAL FIRE Emphasizes the Importance of Trees in California with 2017 California Arbor Week...

Sacramento, Calif. December 22, 2016 - Trees are an essential part of California’s climate and are vital to improving air quality and conserving water....

Electoral College: California Certificate of Vote published

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