ap 20133heroesCalifornia is facing a steep budget shortfall, and Governor Gavin Newsom says he may have to cut programs to make ends meet. But some workers for those programs are pushing back.

Story by Nicole Nixon.

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California filed its 82nd lawsuit against the Trump administration Wednesday. This time it has to do with a decision to weaken Obama-era fuel efficiency standards.

Story by Ezra David Romero.

You can now file for unemployment with EDD and at the same time apply for one of the hundreds of jobs it now has open.

Story by Drew Sandsor.

Governor Newsom announces hair salons, barbershops in most counties can reopen. An attorney for the beauty industry says Newsom caved under legal pressure.

Story by Nicole Nixon.




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California Update

  • Jun 23, 2020

    California Update for Tuesday, June 23, 2020

    Gov. Gavin Newsom and legislative leaders announced they have reached an agreement over how to close a cavernous $54 billion deficit in California’s…
  • Jun 21, 2020

    California Update for Monday, June 22, 2020

    Gov. Gavin Newsom says he's very close to reaching a budget deal with state lawmakers. The two sides have been negotiating for weeks over how to…
  • Jun 19, 2020

    California Update for Friday, June 19, 2020

    A popular Facebook post suggests California’s millions of independent voters must re-register with the GOP in order to vote for Republican candidates…
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    California Update for Thursday, June 18, 2020

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    California Update for Wednesday, June 17, 2020

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  • Jun 14, 2020

    California Update for Monday, June 15, 2020

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    California Update for Friday, June 12, 2020

    Cal Fire is gearing up for wildfire season. But how will the agency handle social-distancing and other coronavirus restrictions in the midst of a…
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    California Update for Thursday, June 11, 2020

    Democratic State Assemblyman Mike Gipson has introduced legislation that would ban police from using controversial restraints. That includes the…
  • Jun 10, 2020

    California Update for Wednesday, June 10, 2020

    As California moves to reopen bars, gyms, and other businesses this weekend, some areas are seeing their coronavirus numbers spike. Story by Nicole…

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